Geoffrey Courtney papers

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises: (1) Photograph, Russia, 1913; (2) Geoffrey Courtney's memoirs, "Russia 1913", n.d.; (3) Photocopies of announcements and reviews of broadcast readings from Nicholas Courtney, "An English Tutor in Czarist Russia", BBC Radio 3, May 1984

Administrative / Biographical History

Geoffrey Courtney (1888-1964) was a tutor to a Russian family and a member of the British community in pre-revolutionary Russia

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of Anne Courtney, April 1988

Note

In English

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