Monthly Archives: June 2011

Horrors from the archives: the early days

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There was a time when the Archive collection was a mere twinkle in the eyes of Kat and Sally. Housed in a few rooms in the institute were collections of manuscripts, photos, loose letters and even boxes of bones! Without … Continue reading

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Myres Family portraits

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The exact date of these is unknown, but they are definitely an extraordinary variety of family portraits for the late Victorian era. This is J. L. Myres and his family playing dress-up with exotic and unusual costumes gathered from the … Continue reading

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Cyprus, Malta and other travels

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All images © Institute of Archaeology, University of Oxford

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Refugee Week

This week is National Refugee Week. Sponsored by agencies such as Oxfam and Amnesty International, institutions and communities are encouraged to recognise and celebrate the positive contributions made by refugees to the United Kingdom. We think this is a brilliant … Continue reading

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