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NEW LOOK FOR THE BRA NEWSLETTER

Members who have received the latest issue of our Newsletter will have noticed it has had a makeover! We are most grateful to our Newsletter Editor Sarah Hart, and our Sub-Editor and Designer Jeffery Pike for achieving this transformation. Any non-members who would like to take a look can download this issue here.

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BAC Cataloguing Grants announced

Announcing two BAC Cataloguing Grants: for business archives and business archives related to the arts: The Business Archives Council (BAC) has announced that it has increased its two cataloguing grants for business collections to £4000 each in 2018. The aim of these grants is to fund the cataloguing of a business collection in either the private or public sector, and to: Provide financial support for institutions/businesses that manage business archives; Reach collections that have not yet been prioritised but have potential academic or socio-historical ...

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ARCHIVES: Autumn 2017 issue: ToC and Abstracts

Contents Matti Watton, Seven hundred years since a spade cost sixpence: Records of the Lambeth Palace garden Toby Parker, Lost in the long books: Eighteenth century college gardens in Oxford Margaret Willes, Here today, gone tomorrow Lesley Acton, Allotment gardens: Research challenges and surprising discoveries Richard Storey, Small gardens, big business Abstracts Matti Watton, Seven hundred years since a spade cost sixpence: Records of the Lambeth Palace garden Archbishops of Canterbury have lived on the site occupied by Lambeth Palace for around 800 ...

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