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BRA Visit to Hatfield House Friday 21 July 2017

Places are still available for the BRA visit to Hatfield House (open to all) on 21 July. We are delighted that the visit will include the opportunity to meet Lord Salisbury, Patron of the British Records Association. Please see the Programme  for details of the day and for travel, booking, and further information. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… To Book: Cost £10 per member. The number of places is restricted to 20. Bookings open to members ...

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‘Secrets and Lies’ Lecture Series August 2017

This August, The National Archives will be hosting a series of free lectures by leading historians on the topic of suppression, distortion and fiction in past societies. Download the programme here (pdf). Please visit the National Archives web-site to book.

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BRA AGM and Bond Lecture Thursday 27 October 2017

We are delighted to announce that this year’s Bond Lecture will be ‘Valuing the Written Word: Reflections on four decades in the antiquarian trade’ by Joan Winterkorn. The lecture will take place at 6pm following BRA's Annual General Meeting. Joan Winterkorn has been handling the valuation and sale of archives and manuscripts since 1979. Before joining the antiquarian book trade she worked as an archivist in London, and a rare book and manuscript librarian at Cornell University in the United States. We are delighted that this year's AGM and Bond Lecture are ...

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