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Bettencourt Mimoso Family Archives Display

As from February 1st it’s possible to pay a visit to a brand-new documentary exhibition on the archives of the Bettencourt Mimoso Family.

This small archive’s collection assembles documents with dates ranging between the mid-sixteenth and nineteenth centuries. To visit until the 30th of April.

Arquivo Regional e Biblioteca Pública da Madeira signs a new entrust contract

with the Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Santa Cruz, on January 8th at 11:00 a.m.

As from January 8th 2019 the ABM will hold part of the library collection that belonged to the Santa Casa da Misericordia de Santa Cruz. The collection includes 530 monographs and periodic publications on numerous topics. The archive gathers the documentation produced and collected by this institution between of 1739 and 2007.

After going through all necessary treatment procedures, this documentation will be available for public consultation.

Photograph exhibition and catalogue release

As from November 1st at Porto Santo’s City Hall, the Madeira Regional Archive and Public Library inaugurated a photograph exhibition: “Porto Santo in the Photographs of the Priest Eduardo C. N. Pereira”. A catalogue on this display was also released.

This event is part of the 600th Anniversary Celebrations of the Island’s Discovery.

The exhibition may be visited until January 5th in the Island of Porto Santo.