• 'Black Presence: Asian and Black History in Britain' is a partnership between The National Archives (formerly the Public Record Office) and the Black and Asian Studies Association (BASA), funded by the New Opportunities Fund
Black Presence: Asian and Black History in Britain' is a partnership between The National Archives (formerly the Public Record Office) and the Black and Asian Studies Association (BASA), funded by the New Opportunities Fund.

This exhibition appears on 'Pathways to the Past', the National Archives' website for lifelong learners.

The exhibition covers Black and Asian history in Britain from 1500 to 1850. For an explanation of the subject areas that we have looked at here, and why, see Introduction. For the period after 1850, you can find documents, histories and stories online on the 'Moving Here' website (http://www.movinghere.org.uk/).
Original languageEnglish
PublisherNational Archives
Media of outputOnline
Publication statusPublished - 2002

    Research areas

  • Black and minority ethnic populations, Community Studies, migration, history

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