Happy Christmas from Special Collections

A reminder that Special Collections will be closed over the Christmas/New Year period, from 21 December 2017 to 2 January 2018 inclusive. We will be open from 3 January 2018.

In the meantime, enjoy a few festive images from our collections:

1870 Ill London News

Christmas festivities from the Illustrated London News in 1870


1940 Ladies Home Journal

Tempted by the gift ideas in the Ladies Home Journal from 1940?


Festive recipes

Or maybe some festive recipes? Also from the Ladies Home Journal in 1953


Santa's Cooky shop LHJ

What will your festive baking look like this year? Ladies Home Journal 1953

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