There are three main ways that the Archive collects materials. As we are the Archive for the City Council (and its predecessors) we get records by internal transfer. This means that other departments within the council send us records that are no longer needed for their current purpose but might of interest historically. Examples of... Continue Reading →
We investigate just what is going on in this picture, and why a boat is being marched down the High Street.
We found this unusual mysterious looking photograph in one of our collections. Join us as we consider who it could be.
Go behind the scenes at the Archives on Saturday 9th March, for a chance to see some unique and interesting records relating to the history of Dundee and the women who have lived and worked here. Ranging from missionaries to shop workers and councillors to dressmakers all sorts of women and their voices are recorded in... Continue Reading →