Taking a look at the Arlington Baths Club proposal books from 1910 to 1915 reveals that there were lots of members who came from all over the world. Meet a few of these international members...
When we discovered hundreds of names and addresses of members who had served in the First World War, we used the data to create an interactive map.
The Baths made changes to membership fees to support the men who were away fighting and women working as nurses.
A lot of our older membership books are handwritten so they can be tricky to read. These are some free resources to help you practice palaeography - the study of ancient and historical handwriting.