Manuscripts and Special Collections

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New Exhibition – ‘Money, Money, Money’

June 8th, 2011 at 09:06

Visitors to the Business Library can see a new exhibition of material from Manuscripts and Special Collections exploring the world of finance and accounting. The display looks back to an era before online banking, credit cards, or chip and pin machines, to chart the development of modern financial systems. For example, did you know that [...]

Rare French wartime currency in the Lawson collection

April 20th, 2010 at 01:04

I’m┬ácoming to the end of cataloguing the Lawson collection and inevitably when sorting and listing archival material you have a number of items that never seem to fit with the main sequence of material. These generally form part of a miscellaneous section and are where the gems of a collection can sometimes be unearthed. Amongst [...]