Category Archives: Skiing

Review of 2018

Tweet What a year it’s been! Here’s a summary of some of the highlights… January: We had some wonderful new collections including Leicester Riders Basketball Club, Leicester Area National Union of Mineworkers, the papers of David Batchelor, community and youth … Continue reading

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Explore Your Archives day 8: #SportingArchives

Tweet Today’s theme is #SportingArchives and for this theme I have gathered together images of various sports and athletes from all over the world from various collections within our archive. Trying to get as wide a variety as possible I … Continue reading

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Showcasing our photographic history collections

Tweet Special Collections was pleased to be invited to prepare a pop-up display for the Photographic History Research Centre annual conference. The conference theme is Material Practices of Visual History. The case includes a brochure from the Kodak Collection library; … Continue reading

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Norwegian Constitution Day

Tweet A special two for one Folklore Thursday and Norway’s National Day As well as being a sports-themed #FolkloreThursday¬†today, 17th May, is Norway’s national day! An official public holiday, the day celebrates Norway’s recognition as an independent kingdom from when … Continue reading

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