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Dmitrii Nikolaevich Anuchin

Dmitrii Anuchin, USSR Geographer, publicist.

Background

  • Anuchin, Dmitrii was born in 1843.

  • Career

    • Organizer of an anthropological exhibition in Moscow in 1879. Professor at Moscow University. The driving force behind the All-Russian Geographical Exhibition in 1892 in Moscow.

      Founder and editor-inchief of the geographical magazine, Zemlevedenie. Also on the editorial board of the newspaper Russkie Vedomosti. One of the few prominent members of the old Russian intelligentsia who co-operated with the Soviet government.
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    Born 1843
    Died 1923
    (aged 79)
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