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Archives Centre: Image of the Month

A political cartoon from a long-forgotten election fought in Newcastle by the Liberals in 1880.

Lost film found: The building of Churchill College

A film about the building of Churchill College, made between 1962 and 1964, when the College’s central buildings were under construction,

Archives Centre: Image of the Month

An ebony bed being brought out of Lord Carnarvon's tomb, sent to Thomas Corbett by an H Goldschmidt from Luxor.

Archives Centre: Image of the Month

A Christmas card by the Ulster Unionists in 1912, and is part of their campaign against Home Rule for Ireland.

Archives Centre: Image of the Month

Photograph of one of the first British women MPs, Florence Horsbrugh.

Just when you think there cannot possibly be any more new Churchill material out there ...

Over the last few years, we have received quite a number of new archives from members of the Churchill family: a box of photographs here, an album there, and even an imposing tin deed box ...

Introducing the British Diplomatic Oral History Programme

One of the less obvious things that we do here at the Archives Centre, is look after the British Diplomatic Oral History Programme (BDOHP for short).