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Russia

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Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Sir Donald Francis Tovey from Gerald Warre Cornish, 06 November 1909

 Item
Identifier: Coll-411/1/1/L1036
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Letter, 6 November 1909, Russia, Gerald Warre Cornish to Donald Tovey. Asking Tovey to set a nonsense poem to music. Holograph signed.

Dates: 06 November 1909

North Russian Association collection of theatre and concert programmes

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-368
Identifier: Coll-1865
Scope and Contents A sizeable collection of theatre/concert programmes from the North Russian Association (1928-1940). Founded in 1926, the North Russian Association grew out of a group set up by emigrants from Arkhangelsk living in London after the Revolution. Its interests were cultural, and it organised five events a year such as lectures, concerts, and other performances. The events documented here include a family Pushkin evening at London’s Institut Français in June 1928; a performance of Aleksei Faiko’s...
Dates: 1928-1940

Papers in geography, history, and science, 1750-1781

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Identifier: Coll205/2/2 (Dc.1.58)
Scope and Contents Approximately 75 mostly handwritten leaves, including a 2-page colour drawing of Burrum chundalle, an extract from a history of Louisiana by W. de Page du Pratz (1783); extract from a history of Sumatra by William Marsden (1783); extract from the 'Constitution of the German Empire', s.n., s.d.; extract from 'Baretti's Account of the Manners and Customs of Italy' (1775); extract from 'Baretti's Travels Thro' England Portugal Spain & France to Genoa (1760); extract from 'Travels thro'...
Dates: 1750-1781

Photos related to relief work, 1920-1945

 File
Identifier: Coll-705/6/3
Scope and Contents This file contains photos related to Majorie Rackstraw's relief work in Russia during 1920-1922, and her work in Germany with Displaced Persons during 1944-1945. The top photo is a group photo of 7 people in uniform, Marjorie Rackstraw is in the top row on the far left. The next photo is a group of women surrounding a woman in white in a wheelchair. The back of this photo reads "Polish bride with no legs. (As written by Meg!) UNRRA Germany, probably at Greven DP Camp where MR was welfare...
Dates: 1920-1945

Russian Sheep, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/2368
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Illustration of Russian sheep: a fat rump ram and a Karakul ram with five horns.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Russian Sheep: Steatopyga Sheep Without Horns and a Kirgoise Sheep with Four Horns, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/2388
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Illustration of two types of Russian sheep - a Steatopyga sheep without horns standing on the right and a Kirgoise sheep with four horns lying on the left.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Russian Sheep: Steatopyga Sheep Without Horns and a Kirgoise Sheep with Four Horns, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/2390
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Illustration of two types of Russian sheep - a Steatopyga sheep without horns standing on the right and a Kirgoise sheep with four horns lying on the left.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Russian Sheep: the Argali, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/2384
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Illustration of two Russian Argail sheep on a cliff of a mountain.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Russian Sheep - The Argali, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/3306
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Illustration of two Argali sheep from Russia on the edge of a cliff.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Russian Sheep - the Steatopyga and a Kirguise Ram, 1870s-1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1434/2389
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Illustration of three views of a Steatopyga ram - the entire ram, the head and its fat rump; and a Kirguise ram with five horns lying in the background.

Dates: 1870s-1930s