Bartenev, P. I.

Bartenev worked in the Moscow Archive of the Ministery of Foreign Affairs, and from 1863 he published the major journal “Russkii arkhiv.” He contributed to the Chertkov Library, the pfirst public one in Moscow, best known for its collection for Russian history. After 1905 he joined the monarchist political party, the Union of Russian People, best known for its anti-Semitic “Black Hundreds” groups.