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UK Migration History

19 Princelet Street

A Huguenot master silk weaver's home, in Spitalfields, London, being restored to house a permanent exhibition celebrating the area's history of immigration and settlement. Provides information on exhibitions, openings, and group visits.

Black Presence - Asian and Black History in Britain 1500-1850

An online exhibition from the National Archives exploring the topic, with resources, articles, and interactive multimedia accounts.

The Huguenot Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Researches the history and legacy of the French Calvinist community who sought refuge in the British Isles in the 16th century. Includes details of their library and archive, publications, a history, and contacts.

Legacies - Immigration and Emigration

A library of articles about the movements of peoples to, from, and within the British Isles, organised by country and local area. Archived in 2004 by the BBC.

Making Britain

An online database of information about South Asians in Britain from 1870 to 1950, designed as an interactive tool to explore interactions, relationships, and participation.

Writing British Asian Cities

Describes a 5 year project University of Leeds project to examine the impact of post-war immigration from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, and East Africa on five cities. Includes working papers, resources and links, and a summary of their final report.

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