C. W. S. Temple collection

Scope and Content

ca. 140 photographs (1916-1917, n.d.); Ruhleben Exhibition catalogue (1919); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (Sep. 1977).

Administrative / Biographical History

C. W. S. Temple (b. 1897 at Stroud Green, London) was working in Cologne at the outbreak of War, when he was held as a British Civil Prisoner of War, and interned at Ruhleben, 1914-1918, living in Barrack No. 5.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by C. W. S. Temple in July 1977. See Ruhleben Correspondence File.


In English

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Related Material

Tape 486: interview recorded with Peter Liddle in Sep. 1977.