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Everton FC Home Programme

The Whitby Cartulary

Sketch of wall hanging from the Art Treasures Manchester exhibition,

Photograph of the tanker 'World Unicorn' before launch

‘Our Northern Film Heritage’

Electric light fittings for St George's Church, Preston designed by Sir Albert Richardson

‘A Kestrel for a Knave’ by Barry Hines - first page

Survey and Valuation of Selby Abbey lands surrendered at the Dissolution

Painting by Giovanni Montiroli of a design for the Ceiling of the Saloon at Alnwick Castle. c.1850

University of Durham 1837 Charter

High level Bridge, Newcastle

High level Bridge, Newcastle

York Corporation House Book, 1480-1486

The Victoria Engine designed by James Close 1837

Cellar book for His Grace the Duke of Bridgewater

Poster advertising The People's Excursion Trains to the Art,Treasures Exhibition, Manchester

Author's proof copy of Love on the Dole

Joseph Swan’s recollection of the first use of his incandescent lightbulbs at Cragside

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

Flying machines designed by Sir George Cayley (1773-1857)

RMS Eskimo in a Norwegian fjord

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

George Walker’s watercolours for The Costume of Yorkshire, 1814

Photograph of four soldiers of the 18th Battalion, The Durham Light Infantry, c.1914

Lady Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record

Mersey Tunnel Construction photograph


Manchester Caribbean Carnival leaflet, 1993

Drawing of the first composite passenger coach introduced on the Stockton and Darlington Railway, 1830-31

George Stephenson's Rocket, 1822

Photograph of Richard Shufflebottom’s Wild West show taken at Hull Fair, circa 1930

Leeds City Varieties Poster advertising Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs pantomime, 1976

Baptism of Capability Brown

Ennis and Freeman on Sydney Harbour Bridge during construction

Symeon of Durham On the origins and progress of the church of Durham

Photograph of Bessemer Convertor

Cunard Passenger List `Passengers for Halifax and Boston: No. 1' (Jul 1840-Dec 1844) 1 volume.

Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

Ferry boats

‘Part of the Wall near Benwell Hill, with an Apple Tree growing upon its Summit’

Charter of Edward II, 12 May 1316

Birkenhead Park – sales plan

Cunard Staff Magazine, Vol. 2, No. 4 (Jan 1923).

Laws and Objects of the Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers

Architectural plan of the Bank of England, Newcastle branch

The Commission for the Execution of the 7th Earl of Northumberland

Photograph of Walter Marshall while serving as a pilot in the RAF in the Middle

Photograph of Birtley Belgians

Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

Photograph of the construction of the Tyne Bridge

Tony Harrison’s notebook for the poem ‘v.’

Lithograph depicting Hetton Colliery

Photograph of Ward C1, 1st Northern General Hospital

“The first report of a society for preventing accidents in coal mines”

Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling Association

Set of playing cards depicting the counties of England and Wales, Robert Morden, 1676

Simon Temple's plan of Jarrow and the River Tyne

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway

Co-operative Wholesale Society, A Colossus of Commerce

Registration card for the Municipal School of Art, Manchester, issued to L. S. Lowry

Mortality Map of Cholera in 1866

Yorkshire County Cricket Team Photograph, 1956

Ten Years of Nuclear Power, publicity publication by the United Kingdom Atomic Energy Authority, 1966

Letters patent: Charter of incorporation 20 January 1345

First Minute Book, Northern Architectural Association

Photograph of Queensway Mersey Tunnel, Liverpool to Birkenhead under construction, 1931

Conveyance of the Ramsden (Huddersfield) Estates from Sir John Frecheville Ramsden to the Mayor Alderman and Burgesses of the County Borough of Huddersfield (Huddersfield Corporation) with full plans, 29 Sep 1920

Huddersfield Female Educational Institute Advertisement

Lord Mayor's correspondence from York servicemen, January-April 1915

Manchester and Salford Boys and Girls Refuges and Homes Admission Form

Roker Pier, Sunderland, under construction

“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

Articles of partnership between John Brunner and Ludwig Mond, 28 February 1873

Plan of the proposed harbour buildings at Seaham by John Dobson, 1828

Diary & Terrier of Brotherton Parish, 1778 - 1996

Photograph of workmen at The Bowes Museum

North West Lesbian and Gay Equality Campaign Programme, 20 Feb 1988

Photograph of Martin Luther King and students at coffee morning (University Archives, NUA/05289)

Alexandra Park

‘Wash your hands now – as mummy does!’ c1960 leaflet

Diaries and journals of Ellen Weeton (written 1807-1825)

Lanchester Diploma

John Crossley and Sons Limited, carpet manufacturers of Dean Clough, Halifax, Centenary Illustration, 1903

The Peterloo Massacre, Manchester

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

Drawing of a retort used by Boulton and Watt to provide gas lighting at Phillips and Lee textile mill Salford, 1805.

Illustration of George Stephenson's locomotive, ‘Locomotion’ 1875

Domesday Book

Photograph of Marks & Spencer store, Leeds 1909


Plan of Seathwaite showing wad-mine surface and workings, 1821

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

Chartist movement poster, Carlisle, 1839

Photograph of Pit Brow Women leaving screen room at Gibfield Colliery, Atherton, 22 August 1918.

Cammell Laird – photograph of the launch of the Windsor Castle

Durham and the North East Coast – Report of the Labour Party’s Commission of Enquiry into the Distressed Areas

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

Scrapbook of Bradford views and portraits

Alfred Wainwright 1907-1991

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