Letter from St. John of Kronstadt

Document

Creator:

John of Kronstadt, Saint

Date:

1902-10-21

Materials:

Paper

Dimensions:

W 7.375 in x H 10.375 in

Accession Number:

385.82

Credit Line:

Gift. Govoruhina, Ekaterina. 1982

Description

Receipt # 14009 from Father John Sergiev (Saint John of Kronstadt) for a donation of 25 roubles, dated 21 October 1902. In top left is vignette with printed photograph of St. John.

History Note

Given to E. Govoruhina by Matrena Saraeva (d. 1963 in France), whose uncle, a resident of Harbin, sent donations to St. John of Kronstadt. Two letters/receipts were kept by Saraeva, one of which was given by her to Govoruhina in the 1960s.