This site brings together diverse materials, including government publications, diaries, letters, photographs, personal case files and oral histories.
We aim to help you to understand the development of your community and your role in it.
Yorkshire Women’s Lives On-Line, 1100 to the present
A major and unique project in women’s history, making accessible to all, via the web, archive material relating to Yorkshire women through the ages, and examining through their lives and organisations, the role women have played in history.
A Virtual Archive – Children in Care 1882 – 1918
Hidden Lives Revealed provides an intriguing encounter with children who were in the care of The Children’s Society in late Victorian and early 20th Century Britain