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Photographs of artwork: ‘Herbs and Spices’ by Moira Bunting

Identifier: HALS/TT2/1/12 · Date: 2015 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"I was fascinated with the ships' manifests in the Delm-Radcliffe archive and when I started reading about the Levant Company, which traded with the Middle East and with whom the family were involv...

Photograph of artwork: ‘From bills and paper? to fashion and silk’ by Sue Burton

Identifier: HALS/TT2/1/15 · Date: 2015 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"My inspiration was the bundle of bills, particularly the shape of the bundle and textures of the paper edges. I chose silk fabric as the Radcliffe's trading base in the 18th century was Aleppo, w...

Photographs of artwork: ‘All Aboard!’ by Sue Dunkerley

Identifier: HALS/TT2/1/18 · Date: 2015 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"The manifest of the New Phillis, Captain George Long journeying back to London in June 1750 and a list of the crew with a red seal against each name, were my inspiration. The Radcliffe family wer...

Photographs of artwork: ‘Signed, Sealed, Delivered’ by Sian Fenwick

Identifier: HALS/TT2/1/21 · Date: 2015 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"I was inspired by the ship's articles of the officers and crew of the Delawar, written in 1746. I was interested in the professions from captain to surgeon, able seaman to boy and intrigued by th...

Photographs of artwork: ‘The Archivist’s Apron’ by Connie Flynn

Identifier: HALS/TT2/1/22 · Date: 2015 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"Bundles of bills - Tools - Trade - Weights - Measures - Rules - 'Crew of the Delawar' records - these are a few of my inspirational things!

"The Archivist's Apron is a direct response to docume...

Photographs of artwork: ‘The Solitary Waltz’ by Jojo Taylor

Identifier: HALS/TT2/1/41 · Date: 2015 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"A hybrid textile and sound piece combining the style of clothes that a female might have worn entering an asylum in the 1900s and a strait jacket that she may have been restrained in. Made out of ...

Photographs of artwork: ‘A Priory Leporello’ by Annie Sutcliffe

Identifier: HALS/TT2/1/40 · Date: 2015 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"The panels in this leporello (concertina book) are inspired by elements of the archive and associated writings that caught my imagination. I have experimented with a variety of techniques, and us...

Photographs of artwork: ‘Sir John Wittewronge’

Identifier: HALS/TT1/1/2 · Date: 2014 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"After the introduction to the documents in November 2013, I felt that Sir John Wittewronge was at the centre of the project. I have therefore chosen four topics to use on the pages of a fabric boo...

Photograph of artwork: ‘Outside Where I Have Been’

Identifier: HALS/TT1/1/21 · Date: 2014 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"Inspired by Sir John Wittewronge's weather diary, I have been making daily pictures. Each month I use a different painting or drawing medium and docus on different aspects of 'outside.' For Febru...

Photographs of artwork: ‘Through Winter to Spring’

Identifier: HALS/TT1/1/29 · Date: 2014 · Author: Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

"The weather diary was my inspiration. I am fascinated by handwriting and loved the layout of the book as well as the observations of the weather and daily events. I made my own notes about the wea...