Links

There are a host of different websites with a wealth of information for our users.

Here are links to some useful places:

Other Greater Manchester Organisations:

The Manchester Museum
Greater Manchester County Records Office (with Manchester Archives)
Whitworth Art Gallery
Manchester Library and Information Service
Multiple Heritage Project
Archives+ | Partnership of archive & local history organisations …
North West Film Archive
Manchester & Lancashire Family History Society
CoDE – Centre on Dynamics of Ethnicity
Yemeni Community Association
People’s History Museum
Working Class Movement Library
Manchester Jewish Museum
Black History Month Greater Manchester
Greater Manchester Higher

National Organisations:

Equality and Human Rights Commission
Institute of Race Relations
Statewatch
Oral History Society
Journey to Justice
NASSEA (The Northern Association of Support Services for Equality and Achievement)
Kahani
The Angelou Centre

Local and Oral History Websites:

Mediating Marginalities: Written Narrative and Diasporic Identities in Greater Manchester since 1960 weblog
Migrants Rights Network: Working for the Rights of all Migrants
Tandana – Archiving a struggle for social and political rights
Forward To Freedom – the history of the British Anti-Apartheid Movement 1959-1994 (archive held at the Bodleian Library, Oxford)
Lisapo – the Congolese Tales
Ananna
Manchester Histories Festival

Abolition and Slavery:

Revealing Histories – A website examining the history of enslavement and those who fought to maintain and abolish it
Legacies of British Slave Ownership

International Links:

ImagiNation Afrika: Creating Africa’s first Children’s Museum