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Dating from the 1700s

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High Society in Clare Balding’s Family Tree

High Society in Clare Balding’s Family Tree

This week’s episode of Who Do You Think You Are? featured sports broadcaster Clare Balding.  The episode examined the business success...
Hot off the press – papers added this week

Hot off the press – papers added this week

The Archive continues to grow at an amazing pace.  We’ve added 145,914 pages to twenty-two newspapers since our last update.  The arch...
Migration and Shipping Titles

Migration and Shipping Titles

The British Newspaper Archives holds a unique collection of newspapers.  Along with local and national papers, you will find a number of spe...

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