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History Festival 2017, Behind the Scenes visit to Manuscripts and Special Collections

06.04.2017, 10:30 am11:30 am

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Unlocking the Archives

On Thursday 6th April 2017 between 10.30 – 11.30 at Manuscripts and Special Collections, King’s Meadow Campus, The University Of Nottingham. A look behind the scenes at the archives of the University of Nottingham which contain over 80, 000 rare books and 3 ½ million documents dating back to the 12th Century. Join one of the archivists for a behind-the-scenes tour of Manuscripts and Special Collections. Explore some of the fascinating documents held in the collections and visit the archive store.

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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