Monthly Archives: December 2015

Education throughout the War

Throughout the First World War there was a concerted effort to keep the educational purpose of the library intact. At the start of the war, one of the Lit and Phils earliest contributions to the war effort was to lend … Continue reading

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The Lit and Phil Ambulance

Over the next few months, interns and volunteers on the Reflections project will write a few blog posts to discuss their experience working on the project and some of the research materials they have uncovered. This time Northumbria University intern … Continue reading

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Women in Newcastle and their wartime roles, 1914-18

Over the next few months, interns and volunteers on the Reflections project will write a few blog posts to discuss their experience working on the project and some of the research materials they have uncovered. This time volunteer Catherine Humphries … Continue reading

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