International journal
ISSN 2311-0759 (Online)
ISSN 2311-0740 (Print)


The formation and development of the genre "written request" (on the material of the Siberian archives)

The article is devoted the history of petitions in Russian office management as а genre.  For illustration of their composition in ХVIII - the beginning of the ХХ  centuries use the documents of the Siberian archives. Analysis of the pleading documents showed that they are focused on the dialogue between the addressee (downstream) and the recipient (parent entities), which reflects the nature of the relationship authorities and subordinates and their linguistic form.