Photo by K. Bulla, St. Petersburg, Russia, 1910s 10.6 х 16.3 cm Vladimir Ivanovich SAITOV (1849 — 1938) was a Russian bibliographer, historian of literature, and secretary of the Imperial Russian Historical Society (1916). He is particularly known for compiling a reference book called St. Petersburg Necropolis in 1912-1913. Autographed on the back: “To my dear Vladimir Ilyich Persikov for good memories of our friendship. V. Saitov. July 4, 1916." C4411 SAITOV, V. I. (Саитов В.И.)