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Event: Collection Talk and Tour: National Science & Media Museum / Bradford, 29 November 2019

The Photographic Collections Network are running a series of events across the UK combining collection tours with talks aimed at anyone working with photo collections and archives in museums, libraries and archives.

This event is the first in this series of events aiming to create an informal space for conversation and networking, and an opportunity to learn about national and private collections with some new skills along the way.

This event includes a tour of the photo collection stores at National Science and Media Museum in Bradford, followed by a talk by Head Curator Geoff Belknap.

Who should come?

This event is aimed at anyone working with photo collections and archives in museums, libraries and archives.

1:00 Coffee, cake and networking
1:30 Tour of Photography and Photographic Technology Collections
2:30 Talk: Geoff Belknap, NSMM Head Curator – Collecting the Boundaries of Photography: how to collect, curate and think about photographs in museums, libraries and archives
3:00 Discussion
4:00 Finish 

Post-event we invite you to join us at a local pub to continue conversations.

Event is free for members, £10 for non-members
Friday, November 29, 2019 - 13:00 to 16:00
National Science and Media Museum, Pictureville, Bradford, BD1 1NQ
https://www.photocollections.org.uk/events/collection-talk-and-tour...

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