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York Corporation House Book, 1480-1486

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

High level Bridge, Newcastle

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

Lanchester Diploma

“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

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

Cellar book for His Grace the Duke of Bridgewater

Co-operative Wholesale Society, A Colossus of Commerce

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

University of Durham 1837 Charter

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

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

First Minute Book, Northern Architectural Association

Letters patent: Charter of incorporation 20 January 1345

Charter of Edward II, 12 May 1316

Yorkshire County Cricket Team Photograph, 1956

Scrapbook of Bradford views and portraits

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

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

Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

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

Sketch of wall hanging from the Art Treasures Manchester exhibition,

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

Manchester and Salford Boys and Girls Refuges and Homes Admission Form

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

Ferry boats

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

The Peterloo Massacre, Manchester

High level Bridge, Newcastle

Huddersfield Female Educational Institute Advertisement

Alexandra Park

Survey and Valuation of Selby Abbey lands surrendered at the Dissolution

Lady Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record

Everton FC Home Programme

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


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

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

The Victoria Engine designed by James Close 1837

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

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

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

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

Cammell Laird – photograph of the launch of the Windsor Castle

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

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

Manchester Caribbean Carnival leaflet, 1993

‘Our Northern Film Heritage’

Laws and Objects of the Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers

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

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

Diary & Terrier of Brotherton Parish, 1778 - 1996

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

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

Birkenhead Park – sales plan

Photograph of Marks & Spencer store, Leeds 1909

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

Baptism of Capability Brown

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

Author's proof copy of Love on the Dole


The Whitby Cartulary

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway

Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

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

Chartist movement poster, Carlisle, 1839

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

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

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