- Taub Mikhail Aleksandrovich, baron, genealogist, lawyer, vice director of the second department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, comrade of the Minister of Education.
Photo of Sviatopolk-Mirsky and his wife, born in the city of. Bobrinskaya (in the photograph there is an inscription of Taube Iv. F.).
The collection to mark the 250th anniversary of the birth of the outstanding statesman, reformer and lawmaker M. M. Speransky features research about his life and career, memories of him, published works, correspondence and archival materials. The collection is based the documents of the RGIA collections "Papers of M. M. Speransky" systematized by themes, reflecting the activities of Speransky in the field of reforming and codifying Russian legislation.
Pyotr Stolypin is one of the greatest Russian statesmen of the late 19th - early 20th century. His name is associated with the most important domestic reforms of the early 20th century in the socio-political and socio-economic spheres, conducted under the looming crisis of the state system. Therefore, at all times the personality and activities of Stolypin attracted the attention of researchers and all those interested in Russian history. Ambiguous opinions of the man and his reforms once more demonstrate his enormous impact on the development of the Russian state, and show the need for further study of his legacy.