Comprises: (1) Photographs of and by Ernest and Richard Kilby taken in France during the First World War and Quaker relief work in Russia during the 1920s; (2) Picture postcards of Russian works of art and Russian cities; and (3) A Russian watercolour painting, dated 1922.
Kilby family papers
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- ReferenceGB 206 MS 1467
- Dates of Creationca. 1910-1922
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Italian Polish Russian
- Physical Description342 ff.; photographs, negatives, and postcards. Includes a watercolour painting.
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Members of the Kilby family served with the Friends Ambulance Unit during the First World War and with the Quaker relief organisations in South Russia during the early 1920s.
Conditions Governing Access
Access is unrestricted.
The gift of Catherine Askew, July 2002.
In English, Italian, Polish, and Russian.
Other Finding Aids
A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the LRA online catalogue http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/lra/index.htm