Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

Pets and Family Life in England and Wales

  • Hampshire Record Office
  • 1:15pm Thursday 29 Mar 2018
  • In 1926, Jennie Gauntlett Hill began to keep a diary, regularly recording daily events until her death and featuring prominently in her life were her pets.

    Dr Jane Hamlett, Royal Holloway University of London, will be talking about pets and family life in England and Wales, 1837-1939, including Jennie's diaries.

    A small display of documents depicting pets, including Jennie Gauntlett Hill's diaries, will be on show before and after the talk.

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue: Hampshire Record Office
  • Telephone: 01962 846154

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