The Preservation of Glory

"Glory is acquired by virtue but preserved by letters". Petrarch, Italian scholar and poet, c.13oos.

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The English Archivist

"The Archivist's career...is one of service. He exists in order to make other people's work possible, unknown people for the most part and working very possibly on lines equally unknown to him, some of them in the quite distant future and upon lines as yet unpredictable. His Creed, the Sanctity of Evidence; his task, the … Continue reading The English Archivist