Turgenev Museum (Orel) archive

Scope and Content

Comprises programmes and materials for conferences on various Russian literary authors, including N. S. Leskov, I. S. Turgenev, L. Andreev, I. A. Bunin, and B. K. Zaitsev, with especial emphasis on L. Andreev, together with drawings and paintings by O. S. Tuchnina

Administrative / Biographical History

The Turgenev Museum (Orel) has branch museums devoted to L. N. Andreev, I. A. Bunin, N. S. Leskov and other Russian writers closely associated with Orel

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Valentina Safronova et al., late 1980s-early 1990s, February 1994, May 1998; Vsevolod Keldysh, April 1994; Olga Vologina, November 1994; Ekaterina Mikheicheva, January and November 1996; Boris Pruttsev, September 1996; Tatiana Verizhnikova, November and December 1996; Olga Tuchnina, May 1998


In 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

Corporate Names