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Library 75th Anniversary - Open Day!

Open Day!

Open Day – Walsall Library and Archive

Wednesday, 19th July 2017

Celebrating the first 75 years with an Exhibition of our holdings.

On Wednesday 19th July, 11.00 to 15.00, the Library & Archive at Walsall will open its doors to members, fellow archivists, bus industry professionals, the trade press and interested individuals. An exhibition will demonstrate the scope of the facility, which covers over 3,000 sq.ft. in 3 adjoining buildings. See our large collection of timetables, transport-related books, industry regulations & records, photographs, tickets (with their issuing machines) and the results of decades of observations & painstaking research by our members. Get a feel of the social history revealed by bus transport. A glimpse into the future will be portrayed by our use of Information Technology.

To locate us, visit Library Archive\Getting to the Library, email or telephone 01922 629358 (Tuesday/Wednesday 09.00-15.30 only)

If you haven’t recently inspected our archive, now is your chance to see the extent of our holdings, built up over 75 years.

Tea or coffee on arrival.

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