Tag Archives: archive

  1. Paper Trails

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    May 2, 2017 by Andrew W M Smith

                      We are delighted to announce the programme and open registration for …
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  2. Life Cycles: The Ephemera of Research

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    June 9, 2016 by Andrew W M Smith

    Parking tickets, library cards, recipes, notes, and adverts; I love second-hand books and the stuff that you can find tucked …
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  3. Myths, Battle & Rail: Two Stories About Waterloo Station

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    June 16, 2015 by Andrew W M Smith

    UPDATE: Here’s a video of me talking to The Independent about Waterloo and its contemporary importance On the 200th anniversary of …
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  4. Pseudo-Padres Hiding in the Lavatory: An RAF Escape Exercise, 1943

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    February 16, 2015 by Andrew W M Smith

    Continuing in the series of comical findings from the archives, I thought I’d relate details of an RAF Escape Exercise …
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  5. Spiders by Taxi

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    February 10, 2015 by Andrew W M Smith

    Sometimes there are things in the archives that enlighten our enquiries, underpin some new discovery or reveal an important truth. …
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