(1846 - 1914) Russian revolutionary, journalist and writer - Volkhovsky became involved in radical student politics in St Petersburg in the 1860s
"Dear Miss Otter,
I shall be glad to lecture for our Club, able to do it, if you can give me a date between the 1st & 12th of January. I can offer you to choose from the following subjects: 1) Korolenko and Gorky, a literary parallel; 2) The Humour & Pathos of the Oukrainian people (its folklore); 3) The different Socialist and Political Currents in the Present Revolutionary Movement of Russia.
Please, let me know shortly which you choose, if at all.
Yours sincerely - F. Volkhovsky"