The records currently represented are rich in variety, ranging from parish collections to small businesses and pictorial collections.
How to get help researching your family history from the Northamptonshire Family History Society and Northampton Central Library.
The Archives Service holds hundreds of years of parish records. They give a fascinating insight into how people of the past lived within their local communities.
The Archives Service holds almost 500 years of wills and probate documents, the oldest of which dates to the 1460s
Textile design: tulip and lattice. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. c.1920.
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“Farm at Watendlath”. Dora Carrington. 1921. https://t.co/CBqQau4rcS
Detail: “Painted Screen”. Francis Bacon. c.1929.
Image: Tate https://t.co/MCnNOynhDp
“The Cinema”. William Roberts. 1920. https://t.co/VIPNAwJmfp
“Brittany: 1914”. Edward Frampton. c.1920.
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Detail: “No Man’s Land”. Charles Jagger. c.1920.
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