Launch of the new online catalogue for the Marx Memorial Library's Spanish Collection

Event, 24 July 2018, London, United Kingdom

You are invited to the launch of the new online catalogue for the

Marx Memorial Library's Spanish Collection

24 July 7pm

Marx Memorial Library, 37a Clerkenwell Green, EC1R 0DU

Our Spanish Collection is a unique archive on the International Brigades, British Aid Spain movement and anti-Franco campaigns and - at over 8,000 items - includes diaries, letters, photographs, printed ephemera and much more.

Join us for an introduction to the catalogue, preview screenings of two short promotional films and hear from guest speaker Dr Peter Crome, son of Len Crome - Chief of Medical Services in the 35th Division of the International Brigades - whose papers feature in our archives.

Book tickets here

This event celebrates the results of a collaborative project with the International Brigade Memorial Trust funded by the National Archives Cataloguing Grants Scheme, 'Volunteers for Liberty: The Archives of the International Brigades'.

 

Posted: 
11/07/2018