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Mitchell Curious: Revisiting the “Old Country Houses of the Old Glasgow Gentry”

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Mitchell Curious: Revisiting the “Old Country Houses of the Old Glasgow Gentry”

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Mitchell Curious: Revisiting the “Old Country Houses of the Old Glasgow Gentry”

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Black History Month

Dates and times

Monday 21 October 2019
12:30PM - 1:00PM

Join us in the Let’s Talk space as we explore our collections and bring out a selection of materials not normally on display.

We examine some of the owners of the 100 mansion houses photographed by Thomas Annan in 1870, with particular focus on their links to slave ownership. We will display our copies of the volumes, alongside documentary evidence. This is part of our Black History Month Programme.

Please note this event repeats on Wednesday 23rd October 6.30-7.00pm and on Thursday 24th October 12.30-1.00pm.

Venue

The Mitchell Library

North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN

Open today 9:00am - 8:00pm

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