The Records of the Society in Scotland for Propagating Christian Knowledge (SSPCK) The Minutes of the Committee and of the General Meetings of the SSPCK [Society in Scotland for Propagating Christian Knowledge] are of the greatest interest – religious, political, … Continue reading Jamie Kelly: Recovering Highland Education in the 18th Century
How do you get under a country’s skin? Can a book about books do justice to the complexity of a nation? Where to begin? I’m a … Continue reading Dr Garry MacKenzie: A Literary Travel Guide to Scotland
The Aberdeen Art Gallery holds a unique collection of correspondence that throws light on the workings of the city’s branch of the Women’s Social and Political … Continue reading Sarah Pedersen: A unique archive of suffragette correspondence in Scotland
I am a textile artist and printmaker inspired by Moby Dick and British Arctic Whaling, as well as my travel and research. I live in Norfolk but at the moment … Continue reading Caroline Hack: Turning Scottish Arctic Whaling into Art
When a few of us got together two years ago to talk about what might be done to help bring Scottish historians together through some sort … Continue reading What do WE do in Scottish history?
In my experience, when putting together an exhibition, there is a certain amount of work that is required, regardless of whether it contains 25 objects or … Continue reading Adrienne Hynes: Behind the scenes of Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites
Last year marked 40 years since Scottish Women’s Aid was founded, bringing together a network of Women’s Aid groups across Scotland. The last forty years have … Continue reading Speaking Out Project: Changing Attitudes, Changing Lives: 40 years of Women’s Aid in Scotland