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First Private Archives of Bangladesh
HERITAGE IS AN INDEPENDENT PROFESSIONAL DEPOSITORY OF IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS, PHOTOGRAPHS, JOURNALS AND PERIODICALS, MAGAZINES, LOCAL HISTORY BOOKS AND DIGITAL ITEMS.
IT AIMS AT CREATING A NEW TYPE OF OPEN, SERVICE-ORIENTED AND USER-FRIENDLY ARCHIVES IN BANGLADESH. HERITAGE HAS BEEN FUNCTIONING IN A SEPARATE BUILDING OF 1500 SQFT × 3 FLOORS. IT HAS NO PERMANENT STAFF: THE FOUNDER HIMSELF, FEW TEMPORARY STAFF AND SOME VOLUNTEERS WORK HERE.
IT REMAINS OPEN 4 HOURS A DAY, FROM 4.30 PM TO 8.30 PM. FOUR RESEARCHERS CAN WORK TOGETHER.
From 2002 to present- Heritage includes huge number of journals, documents, local history, posters, leaflets, documents on political party, Souvenirs and many other documents. Currently, the number of perriodicals is about 2600. There is also about 8000 posters & leaflets on scoial, cultural, political matters. It also contains local history, historical books on all 64 districts of Bangladesh. Also, it has almost 2600 Biography including 300 on Bangobondhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. In addition, another notable collection is - over 50 paper clippings several topics of the country(Victory Day, Nababarsha, Eid Celebration etc).
|Books on Local History and Indigenous People||More than 10,000 on 64 districts of Bangladesh|
|Journals and Periodicals||More than 3200 titles|
|Booklets & Leaflets||Over 4500|
|Documents & Thesis Paper||Present number is 135|
|Govt. Publications||District Gazetteers, Survey and Settlement Operation Reports
Census Reports (1872-1951) etc
|Paper Clippings||Classified into 50 different titles.|
|Souvenirs:||Huge collections of souvenirs of
educational institutions,municipalities,cultural organizations
|Coins & Stamps||All stamps of Bangladesh from 1971-1998 & coins of
British (1940s) and Pakistan (1960s) periods
Click on the Catalouge Number to Download
|CATALOUGE 01-35||Act, Ordinances, Rules & Regulations|
|CATALOUGE 36.01||Sheikh Mujibur Rahman|
|CATALOUGE 36.02||Sheikh Hasina|
|CATALOUGE 36 RAB||Rabindranath Tagore|
|CATALOUGE 36 NAZ||Kazi Nazrul Islam|
|Catalogue 037-129||Act, Or, Rules & Regulations|
|Catalogue 130||District Gazetteer|
|Catalogue 131-188||District Book|
|Catalogue 190-242||Act, Or, Rules & Regulations|
|Catalogue 243||Periodical list|
|Catalogue 250-400||Act, Or, Rules & Regulations|
|Catalogue 400.1-400.3||Prof. Hassan Azizul Huq|