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    • Frog Island, 2012

    • Bird, Terese;
    • 35 photographs depicting various buildings in the Frog Island area in 2012
    • Abandoned buildings; Factories; Dyeing industry; Hosiery industry; Deindustrialisation;
    • 16th Report

    • Borough of Leicester Museum and Art Gallery Committee
    • Talks about the growth of the school visists made and how they paid 'successive visits with a view to studying sections of the exhibits in a systematic manner'. Talks about the use of collections by teachers and students for educational purposes...
    • Museum School Service; Children; Development
    • 1893 Rothley Temple Estate Sale Particulars

    • Consortium of Agents
    • This copy found in the loft of a house in Anthony Street by Gordon Harmer that was at one time owned by village grazier and butcher Mr Draycott. Draycott annotated the sales achieved in pencil, including his own purchase. Major lots marked "drawn",...
    • Villages; Mansions; Land tenure; Estates;
    • 1899 Auction Notice, White House, Rothley

    • Three properties feature on this handbill. Shops at 270-2 Charnwood Street, Leicester; the White House, Church Street Rothley, following the death of William Charles Winterton; and a property in Anthony Street, now number 17 and 17A. The Anthony...
    • Villages; Dwellings;
    • 1935 Report

    • City and County Borough of Belfast
    • Picture of Education workshop showing a school group's visit to a museum.
    • Museums; Education; Children; Schools
    • 1941 Bulletin

    • Leicester Museum
    • An article on children within museums and how they want to develop children's clubs for over the holidays and for them to be just as important as the Museum's school service. Seems to get people visiting because they were introduced through school...
    • Children; Schools; Children in Museums
    • 1942 Bulletin

    • Leicester Museum
    • An article talking about how museums need to keep up with the pace of the world. Discusses how the museum, during the war, put on exhibitions about digging and growing to help those people in the community know what to do. The idea of the museum...
    • Community; War; Museum Purpose; Exhibition; Information; Education
    • 1944 Bulletin

    • Trevor Thomas
    • An booklet containing an article from Trevor Thomas talking about the problems related to Leicester museums currently and what they are aiming to do. Describes what a museum 'could be' . Talks about children's clubs and how museum should be part of...
    • Museum Purpose; Children; Community
    • 1949 Report

    • City and County Borough of Belfast
    • A booklet talking about the events and occurances witin the museum in the previous year. Paragraphs on the development of the schools service. Shows how the education department is being seen as more important as it becomes more organised and thus...
    • Museums; Education; Children; Schools
    • 1952 Report

    • City and County Borough of Belfast
    • A booklet from the committee talking about how local museums are sending to national events special objects that perhaps put them on the map or represent their culture or heritage. Northern Ireland were representing themselve with exhibtions on...
    • Natoinal Events; Local Museums; Objects; Heritage; Community
    • 19th Report

    • Borough of Leicester Museum and Art Gallery Committee
    • ithin museums to incorporate them more within the teaching of children. Discusses lectures set up for teachers showing how the museum's collection could be used.
    • Museum School Service; Children; Development
    • 5 Glossop cats.

    • Kalu, Pete; Mozaffari, Fereshteh.
    • Final version of the radio play commissioned as part of the Arts & Humanities Research Council's Affective Digital Histories project.
    • Cats;


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