News

Jack Parham – solider, artist, inventor

Jack Parham – solider, artist, inventor

During research for visits of young people involved in the Dancing Back to 1914 project Ruth Butler, Heritage Education Officer based at the Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre in Chippenham was directed to the fascinating Parham archive a collection of sketchbooks, diaries, letters and photographs belonging to Hetman Jack Parham, born in Norrington near Alvediston who had a long and successful career in the Royal Artillery. Ruth reveals some of the items from the archive that tell Jack’s story.

Find out more

Report this If you feel this post is unsuitable or offensive, report it to us
If you'd like to share this post...

Post a comment