Aireborough Historical Society

AHS Events (8)

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AHS Archive Team
Date 2014
Location AHS archive room Yeadon Town Hall
Photo ID G245
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The archive team (volunteers) meet up and archive donations every Monday afternoon in Yeadon Town Hall, where the collection is based.
Edwy Harling volunteer, Edwy looks after the master digital archive.
Photo ID    C481
Howard German and Christine Lovedale volunteers.
Howard has been cataloguing 35mm slides digitally, as well as contributing a lot of images himself to the collection. Christine(custodian of the archives) researches information for the images and writes up the text for the archives as well as cataloguing our finer more delicate artefacts.
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Photo ID    C482 Vera Firth volunteer, Vera has been a member for many years and spends time indexing the items that Christine researches. 
Photo ID    C483 Two more volunteers Dennis Court and Jean Dean sorting and listing documents. They have both spent their lives in the area and contribute valuable information, sadly Dennis passed away.
Photo ID    C484 Linda Storey and Edwy Harling both have created the on line index system for the digital archive collection. Linda has also catalogued & placed thousands of photographs into albums .
Photo ID    C485 Carlo Harrison volunteer, when Carlo joined the team he instigated digitising the collection and creating an AHS website. In the background is Vera Firth and Christine Lovedale
Photo ID    C500
AHS Annual Lunch - 2014
 
Venue Peasehill House Hotel, seated from the left Tony Wintle, Dennis Court And Avril Harrison.
Photo ID    C412
On the left Robert Brown with Roger Halliwell (AHS Committee ) on the right. 
 


Photo ID    D365
 Enjoying lunch on the left Jean Hickenbottom, middle Emily Holroyd and on the right Vera Firth.
 
 


Photo ID    L131
Visit to Liverpool - 2015
 
A trip enjoyed by many members
Photo ID    P231
AHS National Heritage Day exhibition - 2015
 
The AHS committee, archive team along with some members put together an exhibition , open to the public for a day.
The theme was "Only Yesterday, the lost buildings of Yeadon"
 

Photo ID    P232 Along with some artefacts from the buildings they displayed many photographs.
Photo ID    P233 Various display boards with information from theYeadon  buildings that  many remembered.
Photo ID    P234 From the Co-op to Queen Street Chapel and a map to show you where they all were.
Photo ID    P235 Howard German member of the committee checking everything is correct.

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