Collection AR178 - Croydon Branch of the Historical Association

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Croydon Branch of the Historical Association


  • 1970 - 1994 (Creation)

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5 vols

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The Historical Association is an independent national charity which has been supporting history since 1906. It has over 6,000 members representing teachers, academics, local historians and history enthusiasts. It has a strong national voice in secondary school education and advises on National Curriculum History at all levels.

It has over 50 local branches around the country, promoting life long learning and enjoyment of history. Branches have a lively series of talks by well-known historians, local walks and visits to places of historic interest.

Croydon Branch was formed in Feb 1955 but does not now exist. Details of current branches can be found on the associations website at

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Donated by Dorothy Edwards in 2000.

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Accession Number: A568

Records of the Croydon Branch of the Historical Association

Members and Visitors attendance register, 1983 - 1994

Account book 1970 - 1994

Cash Books 1994 (3 vols)

Item date: 1970 - 1994

Depositor's Name: Edwards, Dorothy

Accession date: 10/10/2000

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Members and Visitors attendance register, 1983 - 1994

Account book 1970 - 1994

Cash Books 1994 (3 vols)

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