Opening the Box………

Explore Your Archive
  • North West of England

  • 18 - 25 November 2017

  • 14:00
  • Free

Join us in the Bolton History Centre between Saturday 18th November and Saturday 25th November and delve into Bolton’s past through a selection of our archive and local studies collections. Each day we will either open up a story box on a variety of different subjects or showcase specific collections which are useful resources for family, local or social historians. The collections on display will illustrate Bolton’s heritage through photographs, diaries, letters, minute books, newspapers, posters and architectural drawings. Drop in anytime between 2pm-3pm on the dates below: Saturday 18th November 2pm-3pm A history of Bolton Library & Museum Monday 20th November 2pm-3pm Vehicle Licensing Records Tuesday 21st November 2pm-3pm Family History Hack- Illegitimacy Records Wednesday 22nd November 2pm-3pm A History of Bolton’s Theatres Thursday 23rd November 2pm-3pm The Power and the Glory: 500 years of religion in Bolton Libraries Special Collections Friday 24th November 2pm-3pm Family History Hack - Workhouse Creed Registers Saturday 25th November 2pm-3pm Records of Crime & Punishment

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