Actions and Detail Panel
Historians and the archives of Parliament
Tue 15 November 2016, 12:00 – 13:00 GMT
A panel session with three historians from the History of Parliament talking about researching in, and about, the Parliamentary Archives:
Dr Andrew Thrush on the Clerk of the Parliaments as parliamentary diarist in the early 17th century
Dr Paul Seaward on the early Journals of the House of Commons
Dr Robin Eagles on the Lord Great Chamberlain, and managing the Palace of Westminster in the eighteenth century
This session is part of celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the Parliamentary Archives and 20 years of records management in Parliament and is a UK Parliament Week event.