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History Relived at the British Library

Arriving at the British Library, I was unsure what to expect. ‘History Relived’ was promised to be ‘a fun day of social media storytelling’, and ‘an unprecedented opportunity to explore The British Newspaper Archive’. During the day, the flyer stated, we would experiment with the idea of Twitter in the 1890s – ‘what would it look like? What events would …

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The British Library hosts the Georgians

GEORGIANS REVEALED AT THE BRITISH LIBRARY Georgians Revealed – 8 November 2013 to 11 March 2014 – British Library It’s fair to say that being sandwiched in the middle of the Tudors and the Victorians has done the Georgians no favours. Like the Stuarts before them, the Georgians suffer the same level of popular neglect when held up against Henry …

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