Felsenstein Family collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises books and papers concerning the Soviet, Scandinavian, and British fur trade, especially by E. M. Felsenstein, together with his curriculum vitae, and town plans of Moscow and a tourist guide

Administrative / Biographical History

The Felsenstein family were German Jews active in fur trading with the Soviet Union

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Frank Felsenstein, September 1985, April 1986, November 1992, November 1994


In English, German, 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