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Conference 2014: The Endlessly Significant Tale

For our annual conference we are exploring the real impact of the First World War on our daily and professional lives, over two half days hosted by King’s College London.  

For more details and to book, click here 

Through the Door Project

Archives for London has teamed up with Poet in the City for a project that will pair seven outstanding contemporary poets with London's archives to create new work and reach new audiences in a project funded by Arts Council England. For more information, click here

Locally sourced – Images from London's archives

Here we feature an image from one of London's archives. This image is Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children Nurse & patients’ at the ‘country branch’ at Cromwell House in Highgate (c. 1875) Courtesy of Nick Baldwin Archivist.

Does your Archive or one you use have any images we could use here? Please email: and let us know!

Next Seminar

3 April 2014; The Secrets Behind Your Front Door: Researching the History of Houses in London Archives

Speaker – Mel Backe-Hansen

Venue – LMA

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