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Family History Workshop: The ‘Good Old Days’ for Family Historians – GI 23 112 (Face to Face and Online)

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22 March 2024 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm GMT

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Tutor: Lorraine Spindler BA (Hons) Dip Euro Hum

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Date: 22 March 2024
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Length of Course:
4 Fridays
Reference Code:
GI 23 112
Location:
Ward Street
Guildford, Surrey GU1 4LH

Overview

How do we move from family myths towards a more accurate picture of our ancestor’s everyday lives? Nostalgia serves as a motivator for the preservation of our family history. We will endeavour to reimagine their homes, buildings, landscapes, and other artefacts of historical significance out of nostalgia for past times. But how do we discover the ‘truth’ and set aside inaccurate, romantic images of their lives?

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