Wednesday, June 30, 2010

London Lives

A fully searchable edition of 240,000 manuscripts from eight archives and fifteen datasets, giving access to 3.35 million names. "London Lives has been designed to facilitate historical research on poverty, crime and illness, and on social conditions more broadly, as reflected in institutional records." Includes over 240,000 manuscripts from eight London archives, is supplemented by fifteen datasets, and gives access to 3.35 million names.
Link: http://www.londonlives.org/index.jsp
Access: Free