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Talk: History Day

National Waterfront Museum
23 September 2017, 10am - 4pm
Cost Free
Suitability Adults

National Waterfront Museum

Swansea Museum

Spanning both the National Waterfront Museum and neighbouring Swansea Museum, join us for a full day of talks and seminars. Open to all to drop in, or stay the whole day.

Provisional programme of talks:

Swansea Museum:

10.10:    Gerald Gabb: Launch of the 2017 issue of Swansea History Journal (Minerva)

10.30:    Mark Lodwick: ‘Recent Finds in the Swansea Area’

11.30:    Helen Hallesy: ‘Commemorative Local Ceramics of the Early 19th Century’

12.40:     Lunchtime seminar: ‘Nostalgia and History have nothing in common’

The National Waterfront Museum:

14.00:    Teresa Hillier: ‘The  Legacy of Longfields’

14.40:    Ian Smith: ‘Community Museums’

15.30:    Gerald Gabb: ‘Swansea and the Sea’

This event is in partnership with The Historical Association (Swansea branch) and the Royal Institution of South Wales

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