Uncovering Quaker Heritage: a pop-up exhibition

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Monday 23rd January 2017 4.00-6.30pm

Wolfson Centre, Level 4, Library of Birmingham

Since the middle of the 17th century Birmingham and Warwickshire have been major centres of Quaker activity. Despite being a minority group, Quakers have been highly influential in the social, economic, philanthropic and political development of the region.

To find out more about the records we hold, come and view a selection of original Quaker material dating from the 17th century to the 20th century from the archive of the Central England Area Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends.

Made available via the Birmingham & Warwickshire Quakers project, a cataloguing project funded by a National Archives Cataloguing Grant and a bequest from a member of Central England Area Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends.

Entry is free. All are welcome!

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4 responses to “Uncovering Quaker Heritage: a pop-up exhibition

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  2. very interesting but a shame not going on for longer

  3. Thank you for the ‘pop-up’ exhibition to all involved – it was very well researched and presented and fascinating to see interesting original documents and archives. Many Congratulations!

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