The Notes & Articles listed here derive their information and illustrative material from a variety of sources.
 The descriptions of burial grounds and commemorative sites on the Map of Memory, e.g., Mednoe [69-04].
 The comprehensive 2009 overview by Nicolas Werth (marked NW) of Mass crimes under Stalin, 1930-1953 (French original).
 Notes compiled by John Crowfoot from a variety of sources, e.g., all entries in the Gulag section.
New or as yet unpublished notes and articles are marked ** or ** (np).
The Red Terror **
Slaughter of Cossack communities **
Victims of suppressed Peasant Uprisings **
The shooting of hostages and similar atrocities **
Mass deportation of Soviet Germans ** (np)
Arrest and expulsion of Lithuanians ** (np)