and its impact on World War 1 and the British & European Labour Movement
Scrapbook of newspaper cuttings on Russia 1917-19
This book of English-language newspaper cuttings was discovered in Marx Memorial Library, alongside a collection of assorted poems. The majority of the writing inside was related to the Russian Revolution, documenting the situation as it unfolded. The scrapbook was compiled at the time by Joseph E. Matthews, who would later join the Communist Party of Great Britain.