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Posts tagged with: Boer War

What do toys tell us about children’s roles in the British empire?

This film features a presentation from Vicky Crewe (University of Cardiff) discussing her research into children’s toys during and after the Second Boer War (1899-1902). This presentation was given at … Read the rest

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How were British children affected by the Second Boer War?

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By Vicky Crewe, Project Co-Investigator, School of History, Archaeology and Religion, Cardiff University

What sort of impact did the Boer War (1899-1902) have on children in Britain? To decode … Read the rest

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Training Children with Toys c.1890-1914

VickyBy Vicky Crewe, Project Co-Investigator, School of History, Archaeology and Religion, Cardiff UniversityV0038815 A young boy lies in bed with an army of toy soldiers on the

 

 

Objects made specifically for children, such as toys and games, reveal insights into adults’ … Read the rest

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