Our archivists, Laura Stevens and Lindsey Short, and their team explore some of the fascinating and unique items to be found in the archive collections.
Recent From the Archives Posts:
Once again, it has been a busy couple of months since our last update. There have been many wonderful donations to the Collection, including lots of badges for our Badges of Honour project. Our fleet of Oral Histories volunteers are working on the stories captured for Badges of Honour and we’re looking forward to making […]
Sammy DiFolco examines the life of Emily Wilding Davison through The Suffragette newspaper, which is part of GWL’s Women’s Suffrage Collection. The eighth of June marked a century since the suffragette Emily Wilding Davison died under the hooves of the king’s horse at the 1913 Epsom Derby. At Glasgow Women’s Library we remembered a woman […]
A tiny peek into the lives and situations of women in Lithuania – Zvilgtelkime i Lietuvos moteru gyvenimus ir situacija-
My name is Hannah Rose I have been based at Glasgow Women’s Library as Creative Development Assistant Intern since April. During this time I attended the week long seminar, ‘Turning the Tide: The rise of right-wing extremism in Europe and how to tackle it peacefully through street art’ in Vilnius, Lithuania. It was organised by […]