Our Histories Revealed: African Stories in Hull and East Yorkshire is a Heritage Lottery funded community project, to explore the stories of local people of African descent from 1750 to 2007.
Over the last two years stories, images and oral histories cataloguing peoples’ experiences have been collected, with highlights of this work brought together in this revealing exhibition at the Treasure House.
Beverley Treasure House uncovers local family histories such as the Weeks and Ema families and highlight the great sportsmen Clive Sullivan and Roy Francis. Challenging subjects are also explored, including the death of Christopher Alder in 1998.
BEVERLEY TREASURE HOUSE,
Beverley Treasure House is a one-stop centre for heritage, featuring a museum, library and archives under one roof. Opened in 2007, the Treasure House regularly holds exhibitions and events and offers superb views across the market town.
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