Mirrielees Family papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises photocopies of an obituary of Archibald Mirrielees in the Bible Society Monthly Reporter, vol X, no 23, 2 April 1877, and a letter (annotated by Harvey Pitcher) from Muir and Mirrielees to Aylmer Maude, Moscow, 1890

Administrative / Biographical History

The Mirrielees family were members of the British community in pre-revolutionary Moscow. See Harvey Pitcher, Muir & Mirrielees: The Scottish Partnership That Became a Household Name in Russia (Cromer, 1994)

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Harvey Pitcher, September 1991

Note

English

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

Family Names