Monthly Archives: March 2016

‘Defending land and sea? Come get your free tea!’ – Station comforts offered by lady volunteers

Whilst volunteering at the National Railway Museum, we have been tasked with finding information about the over 20,000 railwaymen who served and fell during the First World War. Our online database can be found here. Our research led us to … Continue reading

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Inside our film collection: looking for nitrate cinematographic film

Last November we told you about the film production of the Big 4 as we had selected some of them for screenings during the Aesthetica Film Festival. In our collection we have some of these films on 16mm film copies, … Continue reading

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