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Letter from Sir David Cannadine

What's new: July 2019

The latest update, curated by Dr Elizabeth Darling, adds the lives of some of the first generation of women architects to practise in Britain.

 

Norah Aiton (1903-1988) and Betty Scott (1904-1983)

Norah Aiton and Betty Scott

In 1930 Norah Aiton and Betty Scott established a creative and productive architectural partnership, producing designs influenced by continental modernism.

 

 

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JULY 11, 2019

What's new: July 2019

The latest update, curated by Dr Elizabeth Darling, adds the lives of some of the first generation of women architects to practise in Britain.

MAY 24, 2019

Queen Victoria's 200th birthday

In celebration of Victoria’s 200th birthday, discover six facts you may not have known about one of the longest-reigning British monarchs.

MAY 9, 2019

What's new: May 2019

The latest update adds 29 new articles focusing on the lives of early modern women.