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Tag: Social history

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Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957: online database now live

July 8th, 2014 at 10:07

We now have full online access to the Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957: “The Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957 consists of the complete, fully searchable facsimile archive of The Picture Post, the iconic newspaper published in Britain from 1938-1957 that defined the style of photojournalism in the 20th century. The Picture Post Historical Archive, 1938-1957 provides students and [...]

Database trial: Rock and Roll, Counterculture, Peace and Protest

December 12th, 2011 at 12:12

We have a 30-day trial to the Rock and Roll, Counterculture, Peace and Protest database: “By focussing on substantial collections of original archival material – manuscript, typescript and ephemera, from key libraries in Britain and America, Rock and Roll provides the primary sources that will enable students and scholars to examine key issues and events [...]

Wellcome Images

January 6th, 2011 at 11:01

The Wellcome Trust provides one of the world’s richest and most unique collections of images, with themes ranging from medical and social history to contemporary healthcare and biomedical sciences. The images on the site are freely available for personal, academic teaching or study use, under one of two Creative Commons licences. However, if you wish to [...]