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Full Guide to Hackney Archives Collection

These pages are going to be revised in near future, if you have any problem finding information in the meantime please contact Hackney Archives (contact details on the right)

Contents

Part 1:

General Introduction
(arrangement of guide; administrative history of Hackney area; scope and history of the collections)

Part 2:

1. Books and Pamphlets
2. Periodicals
3. Newspapers
4. Cuttings collections
5. Directories
6. Electoral registers

Part 3:

7. Illustrations
8. Maps
9. Audio visual sources
10. Special collections

Part  4:

11. Local authority and predecessor authority records
11.1 Hackney parish
11.2 Hackney Board of Works
11.3 Hackney vestry
11.4 Hackney Metropolitan Borough

Part  5:

11.5 Shoreditch parish
11.6 Shoreditch vestry
11.7 Shoreditch Metropolitan Borough

Part  6:

11.8 Stoke Newington parish
11.9 Stoke Newington vestry

Part  7:

11.10 South Hornsey Local Board/Urban District Council
11.11 Stoke Newington Metropolitan Borough

Part  8:

12. Local records of central government
13. Other public body records
14. Records of law courts
15. Deanery records
16. Parish records (religious)
17. Records of non-Anglican religious bodies
17.1 Baptists
17.2 Congregational, Presbyterian and United Reformed
17.3 Independents
17.4 Methodists
17.5 Salvation Army
17.6 Unitarian

Part  9:

18. Records of institutions
18.1 Private schools and colleges
18.2 Independent charities, orphanages, almshouses and asylums
18.3 Dispensaries and hospitals
19. Manorial records

Part  10:

21. Clubs, societies, trade unions, associations and political parties
21.1 Clubs and societies
21.2 Trade unions and professional bodies
21.3 Political parties and associations

Part 11:

22 Business records
22.1 Large collections
22.2 Small collections

Part 12:

23. Family and estate records
24. Other archival documents and records
25. Antiquarian collections

Part 13:

26. Copies of source material held elsewhere
26.1 Local authority records
26.2 Public and court records
26.3 Parish and other religious records
26.4 Institutions
26.5 Manorial records
26.6 Clubs, trade unions etc
26.7 Business records
26.8 Family and personal records

Part  14:

27. Special indexes

Part  15:

28. Repository services (reprographic and other)
29. Publications
30. Other collections in the Hackney area
31. Local history, family history and related organisations
32. Select bibliography of Hackney local history

Second edition
1998


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Page updated: 15 Jun 2010 


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Contact details

Hackney Archives
Dalston CLR James Library and Hackney Archives
Dalston CLR James Library
Dalston Square
E8 3BQ
Opening Times
Tues-Thurs 9.30am - 5.30pm;
Fri 9.30am - 1pm;
Sat 10am - 5pm.
Closed Mon and Sun
Email: archives@hackney.gov.uk
Tel:020 8356 8925