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SAT 13 SEP

When the Men Marched Away - Hertfordshire 1914 - 1918

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies - HALS, Hertford

Run by: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies - HALS

How were the people of Hertfordshire affected by the First World War?

clock10:00–16:00

Suitable for any age

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This study day explores life on the home front in our county. During the day there will be a programme of lectures, mini turorials and special events.

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Activities are not organised by the BBC unless stated otherwise. Neither is the BBC responsible for the accuracy of the information provided. If you are under 18, ask your parent/guardian before taking part in any activity.

Cost

Cost £10.00. Booking essential. Tel: 0300 123 4049 and ask for the Local Studies Library.

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Venue

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Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies - HALS

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies (HALS), Hertfordshire County Council, CHR002, County Hall, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EJ

About this location

Hertfordshire Archives & Local Studies (HALS) is the specialist centre of information on the local history of Show more… Hertfordshire, covering many aspects of life in the county including the people, the environment, the geography and history etc.
Based at County Hall in Hertford, HALS comprises the former Hertfordshire Record Office and the county Local Studies Library, and offers an integrated service providing archives and local studies material, including over 6000 archive collections, 30,000 books, 30,000 images, 10,000 maps, and 200 newspaper and periodical titles.

If you are interested in researching your family history, the history of your house, town or village, or need help with a school local studies project, HALS can help you. There are two parts to the service:
* The Archive Reading Room, where visitors consult original documents. These include the records of the County Council, as well as local parish churches, families, estates and businesses.
* The Library, where visitors can see printed and published materials. These include books and pamphlets, newspapers and periodicals, directories, theses, maps, photographs, sources on microfilm such as parish registers and wills, a range of CD-ROMs and the Internet.
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Hertfordshire Archives & Local Studies (HALS) is the specialist centre of information on the local history of Hertfordshire, covering many aspects of life in the county including the people, the environment, the geography and history etc.
Based at County Hall in Hertford, HALS comprises the former Hertfordshire Record Office and the county Local Studies Library, and offers an integrated service providing archives and local studies material, including over 6000 archive collections, 30,000 books, 30,000 images, 10,000 maps, and 200 newspaper and periodical titles.

If you are interested in researching your family history, the history of your house, town or village, or need help with a school local studies project, HALS can help you. There are two parts to the service:
* The Archive Reading Room, where visitors consult original documents. These include the records of the County Council, as well as local parish churches, families, estates and businesses.
* The Library, where visitors can see printed and published materials. These include books and pamphlets, newspapers and periodicals, directories, theses, maps, photographs, sources on microfilm such as parish registers and wills, a range of CD-ROMs and the Internet.

Contact

This activity is organised and run by Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies - HALS.

Please register in advance.

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