Marx Memorial Library launches exhibition on Spanish Civil War's displaced children

Online exhibition will coincide with Marking Refugees Week

CHILD refugees who escaped the Spanish Civil War will form part of a new online exhibition launched next week at the Marx Memorial Library (MML).

The 4,000 children who fled the civil war in 1937 was the largest single influx of child refugees arriving on British shores in history.

Their story will be told in the online book, Spanish Civil War: a Scrapbook tells a Story, launched as part of the Marking Refugee Week on Monday June 17.

The 116-page album, which can be viewed...
source: Morning Star Online

2019-06-12 20:17
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