The Wellington Congress 2019 focuses on all aspects of the career of the first Duke of Wellington, as well as the wider context in Britain, Ireland, the Empire and Continental Europe, between 1780 and the mid-nineteenth century. It will feature keynote speeches from Professor Charles Esdaile, Professor Andrew Lambert, Dr Alicia Laspra and Dr Richard Gaunt.
The University’s Hartley Library is the home of the first Duke of Wellington’s archive, and the event will include opportunities to see the collection, as well as a programme of social activities.
Further information is available on the University of Southampton website.
Friday 12 April: Day attendance rate (includes refreshments and lunch) £60
Friday 12 April: Conference dinner £40
Saturday 13 April: Day attendance rate £60
Wellington Congress 2019, Archives and Manuscripts Hartley Library, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ Great Britain Email: Archives@soton.ac.uk.
Venue Details:University of Southampton, Avenue Campus Highfield, Southampton, UK