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History Festival 2017, Unlocking the Archives – First World War

07.04.2017, 10:30 am11:30 am

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On Friday 7th April 2017 between 10.30 – 11.30 at Manuscripts and Special Collections, King’s Meadow Campus, The University Of Nottingham. This session offers you the opportunity to investigate the First World War by researching its impact on the students and staff of University College Nottingham as revealed by documents in the university’s own archives. You will be invited to view and critically assess primary source materials and to place them in context, giving you a taste of the historical method in action.

This session is led by Manuscripts and Special Collections and the Centre for Hidden Histories: Community, Commemoration and the First World War

Booking essential: http://store.nottingham.ac.uk/product-catalogue/schools-and-departments/humanities/the-history-festival-2017

The Manuscripts and Special Collections section is located at the King’s Meadow Campus on Lenton Lane (formerly the Carlton Television studios). Directions to the King’s Meadow Campus are available on our web site http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/sharedresources/documents/mapkingsmeadowcampus.pdf


10:30 am–11:30 am
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University of Nottingham – Department of History


University of Nottingham, Manuscripts and Special Collections
Kings Meadow Campus
Nottingham, NG7 2NR
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