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Silver cups and their stories: connections across Europe

During our campaigns like Europeana Migration and Europeana 1914-1918, we bring a digital perspective to our Collection Days with partner institutions all over Europe. During these days, we collect, digitise and preserve the stories and objects of the European people. This is a distinct approach, compared to how objects usually are found in our online […]

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Brussels Cartoon Postcards

A number of reasons caused a revival of the caricature during the war in Belgium. It’s an interesting medium. Exaggeration or simplification of facts creates a comic effect and it reflects the essence of a situation so it can be comprehended at one glance. At the same time, it can contain deeper meanings that are only […]

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Event Summary: Culture for Digital Innovation

What do iconic football boots and the digital economy have in common? Europeana – Europe’s digital library, archive and museum showcasing more than 23 million objects. A unique event in Brussels, 9 May, highlighted how the rich and diverse cultural heritage that you can explore online at Europeana can drive innovation and economic growth and what […]

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