The East India Company at Home, 1757-1857 is a 3-year (2011-2014) research project based in the Department of History at University College London and funded by the Leverhulme Trust. The project examines the British country house in an imperial and global context.
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- Registration for our ‘Objects, Families, Homes’ conference is now open. Book soon, it’s selling out fast! blogs.ucl.ac.uk/eicah/objects-… 23 days ago
- MP Thomas Anson died on this day in 1773. Read about his Chinese summer house here: ow.ly/kW5t8 25 days ago
- Great new case study on collaborative home building in the imperial context: the Amherst’s of Montreal Park blogs.ucl.ac.uk/eicah/montreal… 42 days ago
- Nice blog post on our research and research impact more widely: heritagehindusamaj.wordpress.com/2014/02/25/a-h… 50 days ago
- AHRC PhD funding to work with Margot Finn & Sarah Longair on @britishmuseum E African collections —deadline 24 March: ow.ly/ueZmy 51 days ago
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