File: Department of Russian

Scope and Content

Papers relating to the administration of the Department of Russian. Subjects covered include staffing issues, and relations with U.S.S.R. academics, including exchange visits. The contents of folder 3 are closed.

Former reference: 84

Conditions Governing Access

Some parts of this file are closed to public access; please consult archivist for further details.

Related Material

The Department's affairs for the period 1935-1950 can be found in  VCA/7/84; and VCA/7/82 covers general exchange visits with the USSR. VCA/7/964 covers the period 1970-1983. For the files relating to the appointments of Professors Costello, Freeborn and Dumbreck, see VCA/7/523-525.