Leeds 2017

‘Treasures of the Brotherton and Beyond’ at the Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery at the University of Leeds
29 March 2017

Bernard Meehan, Chairman, AMARC; Joanne Fitton, Head of Special Collections, University of Leeds, welcome and introduction
Rhiannon Lawrence-Francis, Collections and Engagement Manager (Rare Books and Maps), Special Collections, University of Leeds,’Lord Brotherton and his treasures – getting people “up the hill”’
David Morris, Archivist, West Yorkshire Archive Service,’Moving Mountains: the journey from the Registry to WYHC’
Richard Davies, Leeds Russian Archivist (Emeritus), University of Leeds,’Caught in the Revolution – an exhibition curated from the Leeds Russian Archive’
Laura Nuvoloni, Manuscript Cataloguer, Holkham Hall, ‘The Library at Holkham Hall: a treasure within a treasure’
Cynthia Johnston, Lecturer in the History of the Book, Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London,’Blackburn’s worthy citizen: recent discoveries in the R.E. Hart Collection’
Tim Procter, Collections and Engagement Manager (Archives and Manuscripts), Special Collections, University of Leeds, ‘Student engagement with archival collections at Leeds’