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A Philanthropic Spirit: Philanthropic Sources In Special Collections

27th November 2019

15:30 - View all performance times

Hartley Library, The University Of Southampton , University Road

A drop-in session themed on philanthropy with archival material on display, accompanied by a talk by Professor David Brown.

On Wednesday 27 November 2019, 1530-1900, the Special Collections will host the latest in its “explore the collections” events focusing on the theme of philanthropy. From 1530 visitors will have the opportunity to view an array of material drawn from the manuscript and printed collections at Special Collections, Level 4 of Hartley Library.

At 1700 tea and coffee will be served in the Library Conference Room (Room 4115) and at 1800 in the Nuffield Theatre (Building 6), Lecture Theatre A, there will be a 45 minutes talk given by Professor David Brown of the University of Southampton on philanthropy, chaired by Professor Chris Woolgar. Professor Brown is currently working on a project to publish the diaries of the great Victorian social reformer and philanthropist, the seventh Earl of Shaftesbury.

Further joining instructions will follow.

We hope to see you there!

University of Southampton Special Collections Team

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27 Nov 2019 - 15:30 3.5 hours Free Book Tickets

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