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

Co-operative Wholesale Society, A Colossus of Commerce

Alfred Wainwright 1907-1991

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

The Victoria Engine designed by James Close 1837

Charter of Edward II, 12 May 1316

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

Photograph of workmen at The Bowes Museum

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

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

Diary & Terrier of Brotherton Parish, 1778 - 1996

Lady Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record

Architectural plan of the Bank of England, Newcastle branch

Laws and Objects of the Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers

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

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

Photograph of Ward C1, 1st Northern General Hospital

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

RMS Eskimo in a Norwegian fjord

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

Survey and Valuation of Selby Abbey lands surrendered at the Dissolution

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

George Stephenson's Rocket, 1822

Photograph of the tanker 'World Unicorn' before launch

Mersey Tunnel Construction photograph

Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

Yorkshire County Cricket Team Photograph, 1956

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

Roker Pier, Sunderland, under construction

Photograph of Bessemer Convertor

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

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

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

University of Durham 1837 Charter

NEWCASTLE BRANCH: RECORD OF REMARKABLE OCCURRENCES AND NOTES FROM PRIVATE LETTERS, 1828-1832

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

Cammell Laird – photograph of the launch of the Windsor Castle

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

Manchester Caribbean Carnival leaflet, 1993

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

Alexandra Park

First Minute Book, Northern Architectural Association

Ennis and Freeman on Sydney Harbour Bridge during construction

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

The Whitby Cartulary

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

The Peterloo Massacre, Manchester

Mortality Map of Cholera in 1866

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

Lithograph depicting Hetton Colliery

‘Our Northern Film Heritage’

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

Huddersfield Female Educational Institute Advertisement

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

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

Letters patent: Charter of incorporation 20 January 1345

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

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

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

Simon Temple's plan of Jarrow and the River Tyne

Domesday Book

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

Ferry boats

Author's proof copy of Love on the Dole

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

Chartist movement poster, Carlisle, 1839

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

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

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

Photograph of Marks & Spencer store, Leeds 1909

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

“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

Lanchester Diploma

Cellar book for His Grace the Duke of Bridgewater

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

York Corporation House Book, 1480-1486

Everton FC Home Programme

Scrapbook of Bradford views and portraits

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway

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

Manchester and Salford Boys and Girls Refuges and Homes Admission Form

Photograph of the construction of the Tyne Bridge

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

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

High level Bridge, Newcastle

High level Bridge, Newcastle

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

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

Baptism of Capability Brown

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

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

Sketch of wall hanging from the Art Treasures Manchester exhibition,

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

Cumberland and Westmorland Wrestling Association

Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

Birkenhead Park – sales plan

Watersheddings

Photograph of Birtley Belgians

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