One of our volunteers, Jaap Jacobs, tells us the story behind a document he found in a box of council legal records. Sometimes finding a document can spark off a long journey from the searchroom of the Dundee City Archives, to the other side of the world and back. The document itself is odd enough.... Continue Reading →
One of our volunteers explains how a discovery in the City Register of Deeds shows us the link between Dundee and a famous musical Dutch family.
This month David shares with his experiences of volunteering at Dundee City Archives and the some interesting photographs he found in the Caledon Shipyard archive.
For our next volunteer diary, Dorothy Taylor tells us a bit about the work she has been doing at the archives and an interesting article she found in the police news cuttings scrapbooks.
This month in our volunteer diary, Feona Mann shares an interesting story from the Dundee Seaman's Roll of Honour