Tag Archives: Ministry of Education

The provenance of the Baines Collection

This afternoon I was tidying in the Special Collections when I came across a letter relevant to the provenance of the Baines Collection.  I thought I would share with you some of this information in terms of piecing together the … Continue reading

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New – catalogue for collection of photographs relating to history of education and school buildings

I recently finished cataloguing a collection of photographs brought together by the Architects’ and Buildings Branch (c1949-1993). The Branch was a department of the Ministry of Education and were originally involved  in building much needed schools after WW2 , but continued to operate for over … Continue reading

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