A. R. Cusden papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Manuscript diary (Aug-Oct 1914); New Year issue of Prisoners' Pie magazine (Jan. 1916); Silver-plated stud from statue of Hindenburg in Berlin (n.d.); Hollowed out pencil (n.d.); Original and mounted photostat of letter to James Cusden from The Daily Mail (Apr. 1918).

Administrative / Biographical History

A. R. Cusden (d. 1969), a British Civil Prisoner of War, was interned at Ruhleben, 1914-1918. He was co-editor of Prisoners' Pie magazine.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The papers were placed in the Collection by Elspie Cusden (widow) from Jan. to June 1978. See Ruhleben Correspondence File.


In English

Other Finding Aids

Alternative Form Available


Related Material

See RUH 14: Cusden, VV (brother).