Last weekend we held a photo scanning and memory sharing day at the Assembly Hall in Bolsover. Nick Tomlinson from Picture The Past (photo archive for Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire) kindly gave his expertise for the day, and we we’re inundated scanning photos, documents, WW1 letters and more.

Fred Pegge, went to war in 1915 never returned

Fred Pegge, went to war in 1915 never returned, photo shared with the project by Bolsover resident & Civic Society member Brenda Pegge.

WW1 letters from the front

WW1 letters from the front

WW1 letters from the front

WW1 letters from the front

special envelopes and notepaper for death notices

Special envelopes and notepaper for death notices

Bolsover Parish Magazine 1914

Bolsover Parish Magazine 1914

Photos from the scanning day will be exhibited at the Past Lives Bolsover Film event on 15th March, book your tickets here: http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/past-lives-film-live-music-performance-tickets-10630473031

See the slideshow from the photo scanning day:

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Bolsover Photo Scanning and Memory Sharing Day

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