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FIRST GARDEN CITY HERITAGE MUSEUM

Description
Local archive film has been collected since the 1950s.
Website
http://www.letchworthgc.com/placestovisit/history/gardencityheritagemuseum.html
Keywords
Royalty and royal events; Hertfordshire; Garden cities; Letchworth; Town and country planning
Access
Access available. By arrangement only. Access for disabled.
Facilities
Viewing on premises.
Charges
Charges for facilities and handling.
Copyright
Copyright held. Copyright held for part of the collection. Copyright advice available. Copyright adviser: Robert Lancaster.

Moving Image, Audio and Related Documentation Holdings

Video/Film
Video: 20 reels/cassettes. Documentary.
Video components: VHS Video, Beta/Beta-SP.
Film: 40 cans. Footage of Royal visits, celebrations and festivals dating back to 1928. 90% colour film, 10% black and white film. Amateur, documentary.
Film components: 8mm, 16mm.

Additional Information

Conservation policy
Copying from film onto videotape.

Main Contact

Name
Ms. Elizabeth Cummings
Job title
Assistant Curator
Telephone
01462-482710
Fax
01462-486056
Email
fgchm@Letchworth.com
Address
296 Norton Way South
Letchworth Garden City
SG6 1SU

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