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Rowntree Colonial Histories: A Statement

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 16:14:00 GMT

My Year as an Archive Trainee

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Rowntree Colonial Histories: A Statement

Friday 16 April 2021

We welcome the acknowledgements from The Rowntree Society and Trusts of the company’s historic involvement in colonialism and racial exploitation.

Service Update: Visiting the Borthwick

Monday 12 April 2021

We are pleased to announce that, from 12th April 2021, appointments to visit the Borthwick will be able to be made by all members of the public as well staff and students of the University.

Resumption of Copying Services

Wednesday 7 April 2021

We are pleased to announce the resumption of our copying services.

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