Charles Gibbes papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Decorated Christmas and New Year greeting presented [to C. S. Gibbes?] by nineteen inmates of Priiut mal'chikov "Dama Miloserdiia", Kharbin, 1935; (2) Russian: Level Two (Harcourt, Brace & World Audio-Lingual Materials, unit 20), New York etc., 1963 (tape-recording)

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Sydney Gibbes (1876-1963) was a member of the British community in pre-revolutionary Russia and tutor to the Tsarevich during the last days of the Russian imperial family

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of George Gibbes, April 1987

Note

In 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