Emperor Nicholas II and Tomsk State University
Past Years. 2013. No. 30(4)
S.F. Fominykh, A.N. Sorokin, S.A. Nekrylov
The article describes the visit of the heir to the throne Nicholas Alexandrovich to Tomsk and Imperial Tomsk University from July 5th through 6th, 1891, on return way from his trip to the east. On the basis of available academic literature, documents, including those being used for the first time, and the periodical press, the article reconstructs the history of the heir to the throne visit to Russia’s first institution of higher education in the Asian part of Russia. The article is targeted for those interested in the history of the Romanovs, as well as Russian higher education and science history.