Month: January 2019

24 Jan, 2019

Celebrating Archives: Bayer Corporate Archives

The Bayer company archives are the central storehouse for information pertaining to the colorful history of the company since its establishment in 1863. It is the place where important records relating to the company’s history – documents, photographs, films, advertisements, publications, and other valuable items – are examined, evaluated and systematically archived. The website also […]

17 Jan, 2019

Celebrating Archives: RBS Archives

RBS archives are extensive and very useful for those researchers interested in family history, local history and banking history.  The record sets most of use to genealogists are as follows: Staff registers and record cards The content of surviving staff registers varies widely. Some give details of name, entrance exam mark, career path, and even […]

10 Jan, 2019

Celebrating Archives: University of Nottingham Manuscripts & Special Collections

Manuscripts & Special Collections at the University of Nottingham has been collecting archives and rare books relating to the East Midlands’ rich heritage for the past eighty years. Our 3 ½  million archive documents and 80,000 books span the 12th to the 21st centuries and documents the lives of many ordinary people who lived in […]