A little about me

I am a local and family historian. I have researched hundreds of Wiltshire families, specialising in the WW1 era. My books include the series ‘Wootton Bassett 100 Years Ago’, and the ‘Family History Record Book’ flickr eigene fotos herunterladen. I am currently writing a book about another of my passions, the history of teasmades herunterladen. I am a canal heritage enthusiast and I run a Canalside Property website emergency 20 kostenlos downloaden. I also enjoy digital heritage scrapbooking.

My Qualifications

I have a Post Graduate Diploma in Local and Family History which included the following modules:

  • Skills And Sources for Family And Local History In England
  • House History
  • The Theory and Context of Recordkeeping
  • Archive Management Principles And Practice
  • English Palaeography And Diplomatic
  • Public History
  • Oral History

I’m a qualified Suzuki Violin Teacher, I have a degree in Social Psychology, and I have a certificate in Teaching English as a Foreign Language counter strike 1.6 kostenlos downloaden vollversion deutsch.

Archives Experience

I have worked professionally in archives, including several contracts for the Royal Voluntary Service Archives microsoft office outlook 2007 for free. Below are some examples of work I am proud to have undertaken:

Archive Image Metadata Assistant

Contract as an Archive Assistant at the Royal Voluntary Service Archives (2019), reviewing and entering metadata for the Archive’s digitised image collection using Adobe Lightroom audiobooks download free of charge without registration. Created a logfile in Excel to report on progress. Logged found errors throughout the process. Completed metatagging of 2884 images.

Archive Digitisation Assistant

Contract as an Archive Assistant Digitisation Officer at the Royal Voluntary Service Archives messenger herunterladen gratis. Digitised approximately 7250 narrative reports. Responsible for planning and implementing social media activity during the project. Corrected cataloguing errors throughout the process download skype for business for the desktop. Wrote a digitisation guide for my successor.

Archive Researcher

Contract at the Royal Voluntary Service Archives conducting archival research for a high profile national fundraising campaign Download train simulator games for free. Selected archive photographs and text with strong media potential, researched copyright status, and obtained the necessary clearances for use from copyright holders tolino book download. This content was published in the national press, including the Mail Online and the Guardian. Reverted to volunteer status at the end of the contract. Filmed a supporting “behind the scenes” video. Solely responsible for planning and implementing the archive’s social media activity throughout the campaign.

Archive Volunteer

Volunteer archive assistant at the Royal Voluntary Service Archives, participating in a variety of management and routine activities, including answering internal and external enquiries, responsibility for the archive’s Twitter account, where I increased follower numbers from 72 to over 1800, accessioning and appraising new material, cataloguing using CALM, and developing a database for searching legacy Access/Excel catalogues and managing loans.

Sheridan at RVS Archives