The Borough at War: LSBU and Southwark, 1914-1918 / by Theresa Kneppers

An exhibition to mark the centenary of the Armistice, looking at the First World War through the records of LSBU and Southwark Local History Library & Archives. The exhibition includes First World War art work by David Bomberg, as well as archives from LSBU and Southwark which tell the story of the First World War through the records of students, staff and local people. Find out about how the Borough Polytechnic contributed to the war effort at home, as well as stories from those who went to fight on the Western Front and beyond. Find out more here.

 War bonds demonstration c 1918 courtesy of the Southwark Archives

War bonds demonstration c 1918 courtesy of the Southwark Archives