School Log Books
April 24, 2023 7:15 PM - 9:30 PM at Exeter Hall
By: Malcolm Graham – Talk will start at 8pm
Summary: Malcolm will guide us through what information can be gleaned by searching through the school logbooks that can be accessed at the Oxfordshire History Centre.
Speaker background: Malcolm Graham is an Oxford local historian, now retired after a professional career as local studies librarian and then Head of Oxfordshire Studies with Oxfordshire County Council. He has published many books and articles about the city and county, including Oxfordshire at War about the county in the Second World War in 1994 and, in 2014, Oxford in the Great War. When he retired in 2008, he was honoured to be made one of Oxfordshire Family History Society’s Vice-Presidents for his work in improving the county’s services for family historians. Since then he was elected its President in 2021, the same year as he was given an Award for Personal Achievement by the British Association for Local History in recognition of his contribution to local history in Oxford and Oxfordshire.