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

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

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

High level Bridge, Newcastle

Author's proof copy of Love on the Dole

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

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

Cammell Laird – photograph of the launch of the Windsor Castle

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

Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

Survey and Valuation of Selby Abbey lands surrendered at the Dissolution

Huddersfield Female Educational Institute Advertisement

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

High level Bridge, Newcastle

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

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

Chartist movement poster, Carlisle, 1839

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

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

Laws and Objects of the Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway

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

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

Letters patent: Charter of incorporation 20 January 1345

Manchester Caribbean Carnival leaflet, 1993

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

The Peterloo Massacre, Manchester


Ferry boats

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

Birkenhead Park – sales plan

The Whitby Cartulary

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

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

Photograph of Marks & Spencer store, Leeds 1909

The Victoria Engine designed by James Close 1837

First Minute Book, Northern Architectural Association

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

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

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


University of Durham 1837 Charter

Yorkshire County Cricket Team Photograph, 1956

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

Co-operative Wholesale Society, A Colossus of Commerce

Alexandra Park

Lady Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record

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

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

Everton FC Home Programme

‘Our Northern Film Heritage’

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

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

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

Scrapbook of Bradford views and portraits

Sketch of wall hanging from the Art Treasures Manchester exhibition,

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

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

York Corporation House Book, 1480-1486

Charter of Edward II, 12 May 1316

Diary & Terrier of Brotherton Parish, 1778 - 1996

Lanchester Diploma

Baptism of Capability Brown

Manchester and Salford Boys and Girls Refuges and Homes Admission Form

“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

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

Cellar book for His Grace the Duke of Bridgewater

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

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