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'The small village of Corby became world famous for manufacturing steel in the 1930s and during the Second World War.'
'Edward 'Mick' Mannock from Wellingborough is regarded as one of the greatest pilots of the war. He is credited with 73 victories - the highest total achieved by any British airman in World War 1.'
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Today we have another Great Seal to show you. This one is the seal of Henry IV, and is on document SS395. The document itself is also interesting - ...
about 11 days ago
Dippy the Dinosaur is on tour, so we wondered what fossil-related items might be hiding in the catalogue. We found this letter from Lady Lilford in 18...
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Today marks 100 years to the day of Royal Assent of the Act which gave some women the right to vote. One of the most famous Suffragettes was Emily Wi...
about 19 days ago
Another Great Seal from the collection. This one is of George 1st, and the document is from 1720. The seal itself is going to be carefully repackage...