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American Studies: the colonisation of North America and the American revolution

12 Collections

These collections cover both the United States and Canada. Records on the United States cover the slave trade and missionary... Find out more...

British Broadcasting Corporation, 1927-2002

2 Collections

Learn how broadcast listener expectations changed and viewer expectations developed in the United Kingdom during the 20th century. These records... Find out more...

The British industrial revolution: mills and education

10 Collections

This series unites collections that cover different aspects of the industrial revolution. While records on Bolton's mills cover the progress... Find out more...

Governing Africa: British records from African countries under colonial rule

14 Collections

These reports reveal what was reported to the British government by their governors in the African colonies. The statistical reports... Find out more...

Politics and protest: from major party politics to popular protest and parliamentary history

12 Collections

These records start with the first written accounts of parliamentary debates. The Scottish nationalist pamphlets then begin in the mid-19th... Find out more...

Power and preachers: India under colonial rule

5 Collections

Our Indian records start in 1752 with papers covering how the British military took India by force. The military records... Find out more...

Representing Britain: International relations and diplomacy

6 Collections

The diplomatic collections in this series cover World War 1 and the Spanish Civil War. These records also include the... Find out more...

Running the West Indies: British records from West Indian countries under colonial rule

7 Collections

See narrative accounts from missionaries combine with colonial statistics to create a picture of these former colonies' development. Learn how... Find out more...

Spreading the word: British missionary work around the world, 1808-1967

14 Collections

The correspondence and papers of these missionary societies cover work within North America, South America, Asia, Africa, and Australasia. Most... Find out more...

The trade in people: The slave trade in Africa and the West Indies

8 Collections

Follow the slave trade from Africa and America to Britain through these records. See who traded in slaves, read accounts... Find out more...

The World Wars: firepower and fascism at home and abroad

10 Collections

This series reveals a unique range of perspectives which challenge what we 'know' about the wars. Events that may seem... Find out more...

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