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Information about past work at the Modern Records Centre is included in our annual reports and information bulletins (available online from 1996/7 to 2016/7). Recordings of several past events are also available - the student-led Open Education Series, 2014-2016, and the schools project Archives Alive, 2016.

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History of Human Rights in Latin America: new module resources

Digitised sources relating to human rights, politics and the labour movement in Latin America during the first half of the 20th century have been added to the MRC's online resources for University of Warwick modules.

Subjects covered by the resource include: Mexico after the revolution, Argentina before and after Peron, and the establishment of the Confederation of Latin American Workers.

Letter heading for the Confederation of Latin American Workers

Wed 08 Jan 2020, 16:59 | Tags: Teaching, Digitisation

Tailors & tailoring - new online resource

Our 'Sweated Trades' digitisation project continues to grow, with the addition of a new section which focuses on the work of tailors (male and female) in the first decades of the 20th century.

Explore sources on pay, working conditions, women home and factory workers, disabled workers and more.

Trouser finishing by a home worker, 1906

Thu 28 Nov 2019, 16:02 | Tags: Digitisation

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