Three issues of In Ruhleben Camp (6 June 1915, 29 Aug. 1915, Oct. 1915); 5 photographs (n.d.); 2 hand-painted cards with autographs of Barrack No. 5 Football Team (1914-1915); Hand-painted autographed Phoenix Club dinner menu (28 May 1917); Manuscript account of C. N. Lawrence's internment at Ruhleben by his widow, Mrs E. E. Lawrence (n.d.).
Charles Lawrence papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection RUH 28
- Dates of Creation1914-1917
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish French
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, photographs, and printed material
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Charles Norman Lawrence (b. 1892 at Egham, Surrey) was studying German in Heidelburg at the outbreak of War. He was held British Civil Prisoner of War and interned at Ruhleben, 1914-1918, living in Barrack No. 5.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted
The papers were placed in the Collection by Mrs E. E. Lawrence (widow) in 1978. See Ruhleben Correspondence File.
Other Finding Aids
Ruhleben catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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