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Between the Sheets

13 May, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

Will you be outraged or amused by our fascinating story of furtive online discoveries? How did our team of library professionals discover a secret language of vice in the unlikely setting of a newspaper archive?

Explore with us the intertwining histories of Reverend Burney, prostitution’s best-known guide and dodgy ‘cures’ for venereal disease.

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Date:
13 May, 2015
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://wellcomecollection.org/events/between-sheets

Organizer

Wellcome Collection
Phone:
+44 (0)20 7611 2222
Website:
http://www.wellcomecollection.org/

Venue

Wellcome Collection
183 Euston Road
London, NW1 2BE United Kingdom
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Phone:
+44 (0)20 7611 2222
Website:
http://www.wellcomecollection.org/