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us: Russian S.F.S.R



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    • us: Sovetakan Ṛusastan
    • us: RSFSR
    • us: Orosz Szocialista Föderatív Köztársaság
    • us: Rosja
    • us: Rossiyskaya Sovetskaya Federativnaya Sot͡sialisticheskaya Respublika
    • us: Rossiyskaya Federatsiya
    • us: Rossiĭskai͡a Sovetskai͡a Federativnai͡a Sot͡sialisticheskai͡a Respublika
    • us: Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic
    • us: Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic
    • us: Russian Federation
    • us: Russia (1917- R.S.F.S.R.)
    • us: R.S.F.S.R
    • us: Russian SFSR
    • us: Rossiĭskai͡a Federat͡sii͡a
    • us: Russian Republic
    • us: RSFRR
    • us: Rossiĭskai͡a Sot͡sialisticheskai͡a Federativnai͡a Sovetskai͡a Respublika
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Russia (1917- R.S.F.S.R.)
  • Sources

    • found: BGN, 4-15-76 (Rossiyskaya Sovetskaya Federativnaya Sot͡sialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian]; Russian Soviet Federated Socialist Republic [conventional], soviet socialist republic, 60°N 100°E; acceptable short form Russian S.F.S.R.; variant: R.S.F.S.R.)
    • found: Bolʹsh. sov. ėnt͡sikl., 3rd ed: v. 22, p. 212, etc. (Rossiĭskai͡a Sovetskai͡a Federativnai͡a Sot͡sialisticheskai͡a Respublika; formed 25 Oct. (7 Nov.) 1917; previous imperial government [Russia] existed until 3-12-1917; Vremennoe pravitelʹstvo (Provisional Govt.) existed from 3-12-17 until 11-7-17)
    • found: Sovetskiĭ Soi͡uz--obshchiĭ obzor, Rossiĭskai͡a Federat͡sii͡a, 1983.
    • found: Report on the March 4, 1990 Congress of People's Deputies elections in the Russian Republic, 1990: t.p. (RSFSR) p. 95 (Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic)
    • found: Myrni perehovory miz͡h ukrainsʹkoi͡u derz͡havoi͡u ta RSFRR 1918 r., 1999.
    • found: Opisanīe dokumentov i bumag, khrani͡ashchikhsi͡a v Moskovskom arkhivi͡e Ministerstva i͡ustit͡sīi, 1921: t.p. (Rossiĭskai͡a Sot͡sialisticheskai͡a Federativnai͡a Sovetskai͡a Respublika)
    • notfound: BGN per phone, 12-31-91 (Rossiyskaya Sovetskaya Federativnaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika has changed its name; its recommended new name Russia has been approved by FNC);BGN. Foreign names bull, Feb. 1992, surrogate (former name: Rossiyskaya Sovetskaya Federativnaya Sotsialisticheskaya Respublika [Russian], Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic [conv.] ADM1: new name: Russia [conventional short form]; Russian Federation [conventional long form]; Rossiya [Russian short form]; Rossiyskaya Federatsiya [Russian long form]: PCL1, 60° 00ʹ N 100° 00ʹ E)
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Provisional Government (1917) subsumed under heading for Russia. The heading Russia (Territory under White armies, 1918-1920) is used for all governments that contended with the Bolshevik government for supreme control of the Russian empire during the civil war period.]
    • [DESCRIPTIVE USAGE: Name heading for the government for 1917-1991. Use "(Russia)" as qualifier for places within the country, unless jurisdiction only existed during 1917-1991 period, i.e. Leningrad (R.S.F.S.R.)]
    • [SUBJECT USAGE: This heading is not valid for use as a subject. Works about this place are entered under Russia (Federation)]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-12-15: new
    • 2013-12-03: revised
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