Ben Hellman collection

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 1215
  • Dates of Creation
      1905-1995
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      Swedish Finish Russian
  • Physical Description
      58 ff., 1 vol., manuscript, typescript, printed (photocopy), photographs, and negatives

Scope and Content

Comprises photocopies of legal documents and contracts of Anna Andreeva, Il'ia and Vera Denisevich from the Helsinki "Biblion" publishers archive, and various mementoes of Leonid Andreev's works, productions, museum, house, portrait, signature, and exhibition in Vyborg, 1995

Administrative / Biographical History

Ben Hellman (1949- ) is a specialist in 20th-century Russian literature, in particular Leonid Andreev (1871-1919), and a lecturer at Helsinki University

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Ben Hellman, July 1986, January 1992, January 1993, September 1995, nd

Note

Swedish, Finnish, Russian

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the Leeds Russian Archive online catalogue http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/lra/index.htm