Journal of fundamental and applied researches

2013. №4, pp. 151-156

Tarabanovskaya Elena A. - Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences, Astrakhan State University, 414056 Russia, Astrakhan, 20a Tatishchev st.,

On the basis of archival materials the article researches the problems of history of Empress Maria’s institutions, reveals commonality and specificity and personifies the history of Astrakhan Marian Women’s Gymnasium. The data stored in fund 759 (of Office of Empress Maria’s institutions) of the Russian State Historical Archive have been first articulated.

Key words: Marian Women’s Gymnasium, all-class institution, trustee, warden