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Tonight 17:30 Metropolitan History seminar: Colin Thom 'West End girls & East End boys: Survey of London's research'
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Congratulations @bho_history on the launch of the new site! Improved navigation and great new features. Go to #newBHO
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Registration is now open for the 'London and the First World War' conference (IHR & IWM London 20-21 March 2015). See
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Tonight 17:30 Metropolitan History Seminar, Elaine Tierney: 'Festival design in late 17C London & Paris'. All welcome
The Syon Abbey Herbal, c. AD 1517: the text of this late Herbal has just...
St John the Baptist church in Buckminster, north-east Leicestershire,...
Christmas Offer on volumes of Somerset's History read more
The Walker Heneage and Helyar of Coker Court archives together form one of...

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Records of London's Livery Companies Online: Apprentices and Freemen 1400-1900 (ROLLCO)

ROLLCO is a collaboration between a number of London’s Livery Companies and the Centre of Metropolitan History/Institute of Historical Research.

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Phd in History

The IHR offers supervision in a number of subject areas across different periods.

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