Sources for investigations

There are many archives that can provide information to help historians reconstruct what it was like to live in 1911. Most of these online resources are FREE and copyright cleared for classroom (bona fide educational) use. Each resource will have its own educational use policy.

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  • Local History Resources
  • Kent Local Study
  • Local Resources Near You
  • findmypast.co.uk (census 1911)
  • The National Monuments Record (NMR)
  • The National Archives
  • BFI National Archive
  • Ordnance Survey
  • BBC Local History
  • Other census Resources