Photographs relating to Russia

Scope and Content

Item A: 8 photographs of North Russia (n.d.). Item B: 12 photographs by Richard Gainsborough, RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps), relating to the Ironside Expedition in North Russia (n.d.). Item C: 29 photographs from the Imperial War Museum, London (1917-1919). Item D: Negatives of photographs used at Russian Exhibition, Brotherton Library, June-July 1990 (n.d.).

Administrative / Biographical History

Most of the photographers are unknown


"Russian Photographs" can be found under the letter "P" in the alphabetically arranged Russian Section.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Item A was placed in the Collection by Mrs Hook via G. S. Leslie. Item B was placed in the Collection by J. Gainsborough (son); see Research Correspondence File.


In English

Other Finding Aids

Russia catalogue (hard copy). Item C has handlist at RUS 38: Item C.

Alternative Form Available


Personal Names