|Description||Philatelic exhibition medals from 1897. This was a project to understand and document the 800 medals held by the RPSL, including what the medals were awarded for, their historical context and even what they were made from.
|Type||U3A-led research (SLP)|
|U3A||Members of London U3As|
|Organization/partner||Royal Phitatelic Society|
|Source of reference||SLP History|
|Output||.A formal display of the medals and findings of the project was made at 41 Devonshire Place and this was very well received.|
|Notes||The project led directly to a further donation of 83 medals to the museum This donation was supported by the U3A members conducting a oral history interview with the donor, capturing the social history of the donation. |