Customs declaration (7 July 1915); Postcard to Miss V. M. Hancock ; 2 bound issues of The Ruhleben Camp Magazine (Dec. 1916, June 1917); Bound issue of Prisoners' Pie (1916); 2 oil paintings of the North Loft, Barrack No. 8 (1916); Photocopied diaries and miscellaneous papers relating to Ruhleben (1914-1918); Typed transcript of an interview recorded with Peter Liddle (June 1977).
T. Henry Turner collection
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- ReferenceGB 206 Liddle Collection RUH 55
- Dates of Creation1914-1977
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 file; manuscript, typescript, some photocopied, a postcard, and printed material Includes 2 oil paintings
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Administrative / Biographical History
T. Henry Turner (b. 1895 in Stafford) was educated at King Edward's School, Birmingham, and Birmingham University. He was studying German at Heidelberg at the outbreak of War, when he was held as a British Civil Prisoner of War, and interned at Ruhleben, 1914-1918, living in Barrack No. 8.
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The papers were placed in the Collection by T. H. Turner in 1977. See Ruhleben Correspondence File.
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Ruhleben catalogue (hard copy) http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/liddle/index.htm
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