19 September 2012

Nottinghamshire Archives news

Nottinghamshire Archives programme of events and activities this autumn/winter is now available on their website. This includes:
  • Behind-the-scenes tours of the archives building
  • Lunchtime talks on the different architectural styles of buildings in the county, Nottingham architect T C Howitt, the development of Forest Fields in Nottingham, the history of Nottinghamshire churches
  • Workshops on parish records, Southwell Minster archives, sources for the English Civil Wars in Nottinghamshire, occupations and trades of our ancestors and wills and inventories
  • Archive skills workshops
  • Workshops on The Old Streets of Nottingham (using photographs and maps) and Wikipedia Workshop (updating heritage content online)
Full details and booking information is available here.

A new finding aid to business records held by Nottinghamshire Archives has recently been made available. It is organised by business name and also by business category.

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