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Dating from the 1700s

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Hot off the press – titles added this week

Hot off the press – titles added this week

This week we have 5 brand new papers for you, bringing our total number of newspapers to 820.  We have also added to nineteen of our existin...
Hot off the press – titles added this week

Hot off the press – titles added this week

In the last week we have added new content to six existing titles on The British Newspaper Archive. These additions totaled 92,542 pages!
Revealing Roots in Lisa Hammond’s Family Tree

Revealing Roots in Lisa Hammond’s Family Tree

This week’s episode of Who Do You Think You Are? showed how family history research can reveal previously unknown histories from both ...

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