Picture of Sarah Parker Remond taken in 1865
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Shirley Fortune

An Abolitionist in Bedford Square

An Abolitionist in Bedford Square.  Camden Guide Shirley Fortune tells the story of Sarah Parker Remond.  Video made by Camden Tour Guides with the support

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Blue Plaque for Dr Harold Moody outside YMCA
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Shirley Fortune

Dr Harold Moody

Why is there a plaque to Dr Harold Moody outside the London CentralYMCA?   Camden Guide Shirley Fortune tells the story of his achievements.   Video made by Camden Tour Guides

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Picture of Bagnigge Wells Pleasure Garden
Camden
David Brown

Camden’s Pleasure Gardens

The Growth of Pleasure and Tea Gardens For centuries people resident in London (mostly inside the old walls of the City) who wanted recreation would

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Image of Equiano Olaudah and his book
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Shirley Fortune

Olaudah Equiano

Hear Camden Guide Shirley Fortune tell the story of Olaudah Equiano. This video made by Camden Tour Guides, with the support of Camden Council.

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Arts
Paul Guest

Walter Sickert (1860-1942)

A protean character Walter Richard Sickert was a natural cosmopolitan. Born in Munich of a Danish-German father and Anglo-Irish mother, he had a full command

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Arts
Sue McCarthy

Radical Theatre in Camden

Camden has a long and honourable history of radical theatre, from social and political issues of the day in the 19th century to the first

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Arts
Kirstie Shedden

The British Museum

In the photo above you can see the wonderful nineteenth century British Museum building we know today, designed by the architect Sir Robert Smirke in

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