Tag Archives: Black Tudors

History events & news at 5 June

My latest history blog postings: Diversity among the archives – 2 parts Wandsworth – 18th Century Powerhouse – 3 parts http://historyandsocialaction.blogspot.com To Wednesday 25 July. Harry Jacobs’ photographs exhibition Harry Jacobs, who started out as a high-street portrait photographer in … Continue reading

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History events at 22 May

Wednesday 23 May. 7pm. Black Tudors: Three Untold Stories Talk by Miranda Kaufmann about three Africans living in Tudor England – a diver employed by Henry VIII to recover guns from the wreck of the Mary Rose, a Moroccan woman … Continue reading

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History events and news at 7 November

2 October 2018: One item has been deleted from this posting after discussion with the person cited. Fighting SUS 1970-81 On the Record is seeking an experienced and dynamic youth co-ordinator for Fighting Sus: Resisting and Repealing Stop and Search … Continue reading

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Black History Month – additional news and events

See previous listings in https://seancreighton1947.wordpress.com/2017/09/27/black-history-month-events-and-other-news Black History Month Magazine Patrick Vernon has done a first class job compiling and editing the new Black History Month magazine. On the 30th Anniversary of the start of BHM it contains reflections by a … Continue reading

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History events and news at 16 August

  Sunday  27 August. 10am. Sites of historic prisons- a walking tour The Wandsworth Prison Museum is hosting a walking tour of historic prison sites. The tour includes, the Surrey County Gaol, (Horsemonger Lane) where Charles Dickens witnessed public executions … Continue reading

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Black History Events from 26 October & News

Wednesday 26 October. 2.30-3.30pm. Achievements of Black Women – Workshop ‘The stories of pioneering and heroic women in history are widely celebrated in many countries across the world. This retelling of their lives and accomplishments not only maintains their legacy … Continue reading

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