Kul'chitskii Family papers

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 1365
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      Russian English French Italien Spanish
  • Physical Description
      1877 ff., manuscript, typescript, printed, photographs, negatives, a drawing, and a painting on a wooden board

Scope and Content

Comprises the letters, postcards, telegrams, greetings cards, documents, articles, lectures, photographs, scrolls, diaries, and miscellaneous papers of N. K. Kul'chitskii, M. N. Chudakova, D. N. Kul'chitskii (stage name Dimitri Rostoff), and other members of the Kulchitskii and Chudakov families

Administrative / Biographical History

The Kul'chitskii family were members of the post-revolutionary Russian migr communities in Great Britain, where N. K. Kul'chitskii taught at London University, and Peru, where Dimitri Rostoff (D. N. Kul'chitskii) was a prominent ballet dancer and teacher

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Ian McBride, November 1987


In Russian, English, French, Italian, Spanish

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