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Archives Wednesday Volunteers Group

Project role (Temporary) · 2–4 hrs/Week · Starting from 5 Oct
Clarence Row, Alvin St, Gloucester GL1 3DW, UK
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Summary

Join our small team and help Gloucestershire Archives package and preserve fascinating unique documents in a supportive atmosphere.

Detailed description

Who: You will be part of a small team which will be led and supported by Kate O'Keefe, our Community Engagement Officer.


What: You will work together to provide protective packing for a large collection of sale particulars for Gloucestershire properties handled by Bruton Knowles estate agents, mainly during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.


Why: These documents are very popular with local and family history researchers as they contain lot of information about particular houses,in times gone by. They need bespoke packaging to give them the best chance of surviving many years into the future.


When & Where: The team will meet each Wednesday morning between 9.30 - 1.00 at the Heritage Hub, Alvin Street, Gloucester GL1 3DW. (Don't worry if you can't attend an entire session).

What we will provide to volunteers

💸 Reimbursement of costs🤝 Extra support

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About Gloucestershire Heritage Hub

The Gloucestershire Heritage Hub is a network of groups and individuals with a shared interest in gathering, keeping and sharing archives to tell the story of Gloucestershire people and places through the ages. Our building in Alvin Street is the physical home of Gloucestershire Archives, Gloucestershire Family History Society, and Gloucestershire Police Archives. We also have many offsite and virtual partners and collaborators.