Mark Smith is our Archives Assistant and has worked in the archives since 2006.
He did his PhD at the University of Glasgow, writing a thesis about the history of literature in Shetland. His book on the subject came out in 2014.
In the summer of 1933 a man called Christopher Murray Grieve came to live in Whalsay. Originally from the Scottish borders, he had ...Read more
For anyone who wants to read about Shetland, the archives is a good place to come. Our book collection, we like to think, is perhaps ...Read more