Search the Archive

This is a trial search facility for those archive items that have been re-catalogued onto the Modes Compact database. To date only a portion of the archive has been re-catalogued and this process is ongoing.

There are seven fields on which the search can be performed:

  • ArchiveID: the unique reference number of the item
  • Summary: a short description of the item – this is the best field to search on
  • PlaceName: the primary place associated with the item (if there is one)
  • PersonName: the primary individual  associated with the item (if there is one)
  • StartDate: if dates are available, the first/beginning date
  • EndDate: if dates are available for a period, the end date
  • Format: the physical format of the item, for example its size, material etc

The search is by free text only, case insensitive. Blank fields are omitted from the results.

If you require further details about any item(s) please contact us including the ArchiveID value(s).

Total Records Found: 1135, showing 10 per page
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.10
Summary leaflet about Forty Up, a photography exhibition at the Globe Inn in 2012, featuring a woman's face
PlaceName Globe Inn
PersonName Clarke, Stuart
StartDate 27.7.2012
EndDate 29.7.2012
Format A5 paper
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.9
Summary leaflet advertising Wonderworks 2015, a contemporary craft fair at the Jubilee Hall, with image of textiles
PlaceName Jubilee Hall
StartDate 21.11.2015
EndDate 22.11.2015
Format one third A4 card
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.8
Summary invitation to private view of an exhibition by Benedict Rubbra at the Art Room, Topsham including an image of his work
PlaceName Topsham
PersonName Rubba, Benedict
StartDate 8.8.2009
EndDate 20.9.2009
Format A4 card folded
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.7
Summary leaflet advertising new book about the artist Benedict Rubbra by Jenny Pery entitled Benedict Rubbra:Point of Balance, including images of his work
PersonName Rubbra, Benedict
StartDate 10.2008
Format A4 card folded
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.5
Summary exhibition price list for watercolours by Joan Webb
PersonName Webb, Joan
Format A4 paper
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.4
Summary exhibition price list for watercolours by Joan Webb and David Webb in exhibition at Portland House
PlaceName Portland House
PersonName Webb, Joan
StartDate 2005
Format A4 paper
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.3
Summary invitation to exhibition of watercolours of Devon and Ireland by Joan Webb at Portland House with photograph attached
PlaceName Portland House
PersonName Webb, Joan
StartDate 2011
Format one third A4 card with photographic paper
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.1
StartDate 1837
EndDate 1901
Format paperback
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.2
Summary invitation to private view with a photograph of one of her works
PlaceName Portland House
PersonName Webb, Joan
Format one third A4 card with photographic paper
ArchiveID CHALH:2018.6
Summary invitation to preview of Benedict Rubbra's exhibition at RAMM, Exeter with image on one side, details of events on the other
PlaceName Royal Albert Memorial Museum
PersonName Rubbra, Benedict
StartDate 1.5.2015
Format A5 card