History of History Workshop
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History of History Workshop

November 22, 2012 - 2 Comments

History Workshop Online launches an online exhibition of material from the archives of the History Workshop movement, held at Bishopsgate Institute in London, with this introduction by Barbara Taylor


image of publicity for history workshop 27 in 1993

An Introduction & Index to the Material

November 5, 2012 - 2 Comments

A introduction to the History Workshops, which were annual forums held between 1967 and 1994, devoted to the study and development of ‘history from below’


Bishopsgate Institute Renewal

The History Workshop Archives

November 5, 2012 - 2 Comments

Information about the archive collections containing records of the History Workshop movement, which are held in the library of Bishopsgate Institute, London


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History Workshop Pamphlets

November 4, 2012 - 7 Comments

History Workshop published a series of 13 pamphlets between 1970 and 1974, written by students at Ruskin College. A number of these began life as papers delivered to History Workshops in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and can now be seen here


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History Workshop 1

October 7, 2012 - 2 Comments

Information from the first History Workshop, organised by Raphael Samuel, which took place at Ruskin College on 4th March 1967, and was entitled ‘A Day with the Chartists’


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History Workshop 2

October 7, 2012 - 3 Comments

History Workshop 2 took place at Ruskin College on 4 November 1967. The theme of the day’s events was ‘Education and the Working Class in Nineteenth-Century England’


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History Workshop 3

October 7, 2012 - 1 Comment

History Workshop 3 took place at Ruskin College on Saturday 16 November 1968 and was titled ‘The English Countryside in the 19th Century (Including Wales)’


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History Workshop 4

October 7, 2012 - 2 Comments

History Workshop 4, held without an overarching theme, took place at Ruskin College on Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 November 1969


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History Workshop 5

October 7, 2012 - 1 Comment

History Workshop 5, titled ‘Workers’ Control in 19th Century England’, took place at Ruskin College on 13 and 14 February 1971


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History Workshop 6

October 7, 2012 - 1 Comment

History Workshop 6, with the theme of ‘Childhood in History: Children’s Liberation’ took place at Ruskin College between 5 May and 7 May 1972