The Baring Archive, Thursday 7th February 2019
Members of the City Archivists Group are warmly invited to a meeting at the Baring Archive on Thursday 7th February 2019 at 2pm, hosted by Clara Harrow, Archivist and Art Manager, and Charlotte Willett, Digitisation Archivist. The programme is as follows:
2-2.10pm: Welcome from Clara Harrow, Archivist and Art Manager
2.10-3pm: Tour of the Baring Archive
3-3.30pm: Tea break
3.30-4pm: Talk from Dr Jerome Greenfield, King’s College London
4-4.30pm: An exploration of stories uncovered during digitisation by Charlotte Willett, Digitisation Archivist
We will aim to wind the meeting up by about 4.30pm, after which we hope you will join us for a drink at The Telegraph.
We will meet at the Baring Archive, 8-10 Moorgate, London, EC2R 6DA at 2pm. When you arrive, please make your way to reception, where you will be given a visitor’s pass.
Please let us know if you would like to attend by Thursday 31st January 2019 by replying to Barnaby Bryan and Helen Ceci at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Image: A 19th century map of the Louisiana territory. Barings arranged for the Americans to purchase this land from Napoleon in 1803.