Ben Turner et al. in Reval (now Tallinn), Estonia - May, 1920

from About Myself, 1863–1930, page 214:

We stayed in Reval two days […]


The Russian Embassy also sent their invitation to have food and conference with them. It was also arranged that our whole party should go to a Chaliapine concert, and we were greatly entertained by this great singer giving us sixteen songs in his own way, …   more >>

cite as

Ben Turner, About Myself, 1863–1930 (London, 1930), p. 214. accessed: 20 April, 2024

location of experience: Reval (now Tallinn), Estonia


Ben Turner
journalist, millworker, politician (member of parliament 1922-24 and 1929-31), trade union organiser

Listening to

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unspecified songs performed by Feodor Chaliapin

Experience Information

Date/Time May, 1920
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public


Ben Turner visited Reval en route for Russia, along with other members of the first official delegation of the Labour Party and Trades Union Congress to revolutionary Russia.

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 02 Jun 2022 10:16:50 +0100
Approved on Thu, 16 Jun 2022 20:30:47 +0100