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

Charter of Edward II, 12 May 1316

Diary & Terrier of Brotherton Parish, 1778 - 1996

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

Scrapbook of Bradford views and portraits

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

Alexandra Park

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

Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

High level Bridge, Newcastle

Birkenhead Park – sales plan

High level Bridge, Newcastle

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

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

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

Laws and Objects of the Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers

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

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

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

The Victoria Engine designed by James Close 1837

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

Cammell Laird – photograph of the launch of the Windsor Castle

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

Lanchester Diploma

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

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway

Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

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

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

The Whitby Cartulary

Survey and Valuation of Selby Abbey lands surrendered at the Dissolution

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

Photograph of Marks & Spencer store, Leeds 1909


Ferry boats

Co-operative Wholesale Society, A Colossus of Commerce

Everton FC Home Programme

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

Manchester and Salford Boys and Girls Refuges and Homes Admission Form

Sketch of wall hanging from the Art Treasures Manchester exhibition,

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

“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

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

Cellar book for His Grace the Duke of Bridgewater

Lady Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record


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

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

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

The Peterloo Massacre, Manchester

Huddersfield Female Educational Institute Advertisement

Author's proof copy of Love on the Dole

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

Yorkshire County Cricket Team Photograph, 1956

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

York Corporation House Book, 1480-1486

Chartist movement poster, Carlisle, 1839

‘Our Northern Film Heritage’

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

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

University of Durham 1837 Charter

First Minute Book, Northern Architectural Association

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

Baptism of Capability Brown

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

Letters patent: Charter of incorporation 20 January 1345

Manchester Caribbean Carnival leaflet, 1993

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

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