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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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