Тверской центр документации новейшей истории

  • Tver Center of Documentation of Contemporary History
  • Tverskoy tsentr dokumentatsii noveyshey istorii


ul. Vokzalnaya 10
Tver oblast


(8-4822) 320-573


(8-4822) 320-573


Tver Center of Documentation of Contemporary History was established in 1991, on the basis of the Communist Party Oblast Committee Archive that existed in Tver from 1936.

Administrative Structure

Department of Acquisition Department of Institutional Archives and Records Management, Department of Use and Publication of Documents, Sector of Documents Security Sector of Information and Retrieval Systems.

Archival and Other Holdings

Archive contains around 1 million of the archival folders mainly produced in the years 1917-1999.

Main group of the archival resources are documents of the various branches of the Communist Party in the Region from the years 1917-1991. Among archival resources researcher can find biographical documents of the local pre-Revolutionary period activists of the Bolshevik Party (f.e. A. Zhdanov) as well as the biographical documents of the partisans from the years 1941-1945. Researchers can find also various regional documents of the German occupation authorities the period of 1941-1945.

Archive contains various personal documents of regional Communist Party members.

Finding Aids, Guides, and Publication

"Тверской центр документации новейшей истории: Краткий справочник по фондам/ ТЦДНИ"; Ред. кол.: Т. А. Дмитриева, А. А. Луговкин, Н. А. Руф; Сост.: Л. Н. Антонова, Р. Н. Виноградова, Т. А. Дмитриева, А. А. Луговкин. – Тверь 2011 [Tver Center of Documentation of Contemporary History/TCDNI, ed. comm.: T.A. Dimitrieva, A.A. Lugovkin, N.A. Ruf, eds.: L.N. Antonova, R.N. Vinogradov, T.A. Dmitrieva, Lugovkin- Tver 2011]

Opening Times

Reading Room of the Center is opened from Tuesday to Thursday, between 9.00 am and 5.30 pm. On Friday Center is opened between 9.00 am and 5.00 pm.

Reproduction Services

Center has no facilities which allow to copy archival documents.


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