Alekseev, G. I.

Member of an ancient noble family from southern Russia, Alekseev was one of the first to promote archeology in Ekaterinoslav Province, although he did not particapte in the congress there. He corresponded for the Odessa Society, “Russkaia starina,” and “Istoricheskii vestnik.” Holder of many political positions, he ended his career as an ober-hofmeister at the Imperial Court.