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Heritage Quay - University archives

Heritage Quay provides a rich source of archival collections of research material for many disciplines.

Visit the online catalogue of collections.

From the unique collections of original and surrogate manuscripts, musical scores, recordings photographs, maps, printed books and pamphlets research on these and many more subjects may be undertaken:

• Twentieth Century British classical music
• Inter-war British popular music
• Rugby Football League
• Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Education
• Literacy among the working classes in the Nineteenth Century
• The Temperance Movement
• Women’s Education
• Women’s Employment
• Women’s Suffrage
• The Labour Movement
• Health in Nineteenth Century Huddersfield
• The Anti-War Movement in Huddersfield
• The development of the textile, engineering and chemical industries
• Architecture in Huddersfield
• The Theatre in Huddersfield
• Methodism and nonconformity in Yorkshire
• Art and Design in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Century
• Britain in the 1920s and 1930s

For information and assistance with research topics, read about research support on the Heritage Quay website or contact Heritage Quay on 01484 473168 or

For upcoming events visit the events section on the Heritage Quay website.

Last updated Wednesday 16 September 2015
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