Yearly Archives: 2016

Hidden Treasures of Ordinary Life

Hello, I’m Julie and I’ll be writing future blog posts as Jo Baines has left Sussex for pastures new. One of the major tasks with the items in the Legacy Collection and the other material in our Documents Collection is

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False Witness: The Harvey Matusow Library in the Legacy Collection

  Following on from our last post about Rosey Pool’s library, today we’re going to take a look at another sequence of books in the Legacy Collection: Harvey Matusow’s library. Harvey Marshall Matusow (1926 – 2002) is one of those

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Black and Unknown Bards: The Rosey Pool Library in the Legacy Collection

Today we’re going to take a look at one of the other, non-document, areas of the Legacy Collection: Rosey Pool’s library. The Rosey Pool books are, if I’m honest, pretty much my favourite collection in the whole of Sussex Library.

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New perspectives: The Legacy Collection and the Holocaust

A belated Happy New Year from Collection Development! We hope you’ve had a good break and are looking forward to the year ahead. Wednesday January 27 was Holocaust Memorial Day across the UK; it encourages everyone to remember victims of

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