Kirovograd archive

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 1296
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      Ukrainian Russian English
  • Physical Description
      286 ff., 14 vols, 3 badges, 1 audio-cassette, 1 video-cassette, typescript, printed, and photographs

Scope and Content

Comprises publications, postcards, a fact-sheet, badges bearing portraits, memoirs, and a video-cassette concerning Kirovograd and its history

Administrative / Biographical History

The Ukrainian town and cultural centre Kirovograd (formerly Elizavetgrad) owed its economic growth in the late 19th and early 20th centuries to the agricultural machinery factory established there by the Elworthy family from Great Britain

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Pavlo Bosyi, July and October 1993, September 1996, March 1998, June 1999, July 2000


In Ukrainian, Russian, English

Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the Leeds Russian Archive online catalogue

Family Names