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Citizenship home page
Citizen or subject Rise of Parliament Struggle for democracy Brave New World
Local history: Birmingham
 

 

Birmingham 1066-1625   Birmingham 1625-1789   Birmingham 1789-1906   Birmingham 1906-65

 

The local history sections of this exhibition focus on a variety of events and developments over the centuries to show how citizenship was established on the local as well as the national stage. Birmingham is used as a case study to suggest relevant records for local historians.