Comprises: (1) The Association's further files of correspondence, minutes of committee meetings, conference programmes and papers; (2) Michael Kaser's files of correspondence, minutes of committee meetings, conference programmes and papers; and (3) Similar files of associated organisations in Britain, America, and Europe.
National Association for Soviet and East European Studies archive (2)
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 206 MS 1470
- Dates of Creation1964-1987
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish French German
- Physical Description8012 ff.; manuscript, typescript, and printed material.
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The National Association for Soviet and East European Studies (formerly British National Association for Soviet and East European Studies) was the professional association of British academic specialists in Russian and Soviet history and social sciences from 1967 to 1988, when it merged with the British Universities Association of Slavists to form the British Association for Soviet, Slavonic and East European Studies (subsequently renamed the British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies).
Access is unrestricted.
The gift of Stephen White, April 1994 and December 1997, and the Centre for Russian and East European Studies, University of Birmingham, December 2001.
In English, French, and German.
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