С.С. Черников и история изучения памятников Чиликтинской долины во второй половине XIX - начале XX веков.
In 2014 marks 105 years since the birth of Sergei S. Chernikov (1909 - 1976) - the famous archaeologist, explorer Monument Valley Shilikty (Chiliktinskaya). It is connected with his name first truly scientific archaeological research sites Chiliktinskaya Valley. Sergey S. studied monuments Chiliktinskaya valley not only as archaeologist but researched archival materials associated with the excavation as well as with the mere mention of the objects of interest. S.S. Chernikov featured a very serious attitude to the test material. Analyzing the history of the study of monuments Chiliktinskaya valley, he detailed view any evidence, any mention of Chiliktinskaya monuments. He was particularly attracted material associated with the research or the mere mention of monuments belonging to the second half of XIX - early XX century, as it was during this period was the time of the first attempts to study the barrows Shilikty. The working methods S. Chernikov, and, above all, working with archival materials, it was interesting for the author in terms of completeness of the analysis of the test material. To do this, the author of the article was studied in detail how the fund S. Chernikov, and most of the archival materials related to the study of monuments Chiliktinskaya Valley in the second half of XIX - early XX century.