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Conserving the Wellington Archives

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This short video introduces the Wellington Archives, and the on-going conservation project to preserve this unique collection. The papers of Arthur Wellesley, first Duke of Wellington (1769-1852) are one of the most prestigious collections of primary documents relating to British history in the first half of the nineteenth century. They are the Duke’s principal archive and cover his military and political career from 1790 until his death.

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