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Lady Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record

Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

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

First Minute Book, Northern Architectural Association

Sketch of wall hanging from the Art Treasures Manchester exhibition,

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

Alexandra Park

Charter of Edward II, 12 May 1316

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

Birkenhead Park – sales plan

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

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

Baptism of Capability Brown


Manchester Caribbean Carnival leaflet, 1993

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway

Photograph of Marks & Spencer store, Leeds 1909

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

Author's proof copy of Love on the Dole

University of Durham 1837 Charter

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

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

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

Chartist movement poster, Carlisle, 1839

York Corporation House Book, 1480-1486

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

Laws and Objects of the Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers

Co-operative Wholesale Society, A Colossus of Commerce

“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

The Whitby Cartulary

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

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

Lanchester Diploma

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

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

Scrapbook of Bradford views and portraits

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

High level Bridge, Newcastle

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

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

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

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

Letters patent: Charter of incorporation 20 January 1345

Cellar book for His Grace the Duke of Bridgewater

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

Yorkshire County Cricket Team Photograph, 1956


Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

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

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

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

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

The Peterloo Massacre, Manchester

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

Survey and Valuation of Selby Abbey lands surrendered at the Dissolution

Diary & Terrier of Brotherton Parish, 1778 - 1996

Manchester and Salford Boys and Girls Refuges and Homes Admission Form

Huddersfield Female Educational Institute Advertisement

High level Bridge, Newcastle

‘Our Northern Film Heritage’

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

The Victoria Engine designed by James Close 1837

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

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

Ferry boats

Cammell Laird – photograph of the launch of the Windsor Castle

Everton FC Home Programme

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

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

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