70 years – 70 ‘things’ that tell our story

Historian article

By Paula Kitching, published 24th August 2022

As part of the Historical Association’s recognition of our patron the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, The Historical Association asked our members and followers to put together a collection of 70 ‘things’ that tell the story of the last 70 years: how the UK and the world have changed; how they have developed; how they have remained the same; the people who have left an impact; and the things that have led to changes or continuity. To make things simple each of the things needed to be able to be represented in one image.

In this article we share a preview of some of the things that were suggested...