Dave Smith and Huddersfield Archive

This episode Katie talks to Dave Smith about the University of Huddersfield archive. Trekkers will be excited about their Patrick Stewart collection but sports fans will also love their national collections for Rugby League and Netball history. Katie and Dave talk about how researchers can use the archives in their own research, as well as the opportunity to engage in public history by using the facilities at Heritage Quay to stage events and exhibitions. Dave Smith is the public engagement officer at Heritage Quay, the information, records management and archive service at the University of Huddersfield. The archives are home to, amongst other collections, ones dedicated to Rugby League and Netball. To see Dave's 'Big Curvy Wall' go to https://heritagequay.org Dave Smith is the public engagement officer at Heritage Quay, the information, records management and archive service at the University of Huddersfield. The archives are home to, amongst other collections, ones dedicated to Rugby League and Netball.

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