My Leicestershire History

My Leicestershire History is a free local history resource containing photographs, films, sound recordings, and books about the history of Leicester and Leicestershire.

The site offers simple and advanced search options. It "brings together a rich variety of material invaluable for those studying the history of Leicestershire. Covering subjects as varied as women's and working class history, local politics, immigration and housing, as well as the built and antiquarian history of the county. Material has been digitised ranging from 18th Century trade directories through to video and audio recordings from the last thee decades."

My Leicestershire History is funded by the University of Leicester; JISC; East Midlands Oral History Archive; The Rothley Heritage Trust; and the Leicesterhire Industrial History Society.

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Saturday, 4 May 2013 - 8:55am
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