Lewis Family papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 1186
  • Dates of Creation
      1900-1915, 1927-1946, 1990-1991
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English Russian
  • Physical Description
      60 ff., metal case, manuscript, typescript, and printed

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Harry Reginald Lewis (1874-): engineering certificate (with metal case), 1900; wages book, [Pereslavl'], 1910-1919; passport, Moscow, 1915; (2) Helen Anne Lewis (ne Holden): bank book, 1927-1946; compensation claim printout, 1990; (3) Draft family history by Ian Lewis

Administrative / Biographical History

The Lewis family were members of the British community in pre-revolutionary Russia

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Ian Lewis, September 1991


English, Russian

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