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Listen to talks, lectures and other events presented by The National Archives of the United Kingdom.


Kew lives – reconstructing the past

September 25th, 2015

Episode 442 of 474 episodes

Emily Ward-Willis explains how to research the local history of an area, using the Mortlake Terrace shops in Kew as a case study.The talk will show how you can use records held by The National Archives, and other archives and local studies centres, to research local history.This talk was recorded live as part of the Know Your Place festival, a celebration of the heritage of Richmond upon Thames. We apologise for any intermittent reduction in sound quality.

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