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Photograph of Marks & Spencer store, Leeds 1909

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

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

Alfred Wainwright 1907-1991


Colne Valley Division Labour Union Minute Book 1891-1900

Huddersfield Female Educational Institute Advertisement

Roker Pier, Sunderland, under construction

Plan of the Saltburn Inclined Tramway


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

Charter of Edward II, 12 May 1316

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

Photograph of Bessemer Convertor

Pre-Gestee advert c1940, fore runner of PG Tips

Survey and Valuation of Selby Abbey lands surrendered at the Dissolution

Photograph of the tanker 'World Unicorn' before launch

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

Diary & Terrier of Brotherton Parish, 1778 - 1996

Ennis and Freeman on Sydney Harbour Bridge during construction

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

Map of the River Weaver, surveyor John Billington 1721

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

Manchester and Salford Boys and Girls Refuges and Homes Admission Form

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

Port Sunlight Works and Village c1914

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

Photograph of the construction of the Tyne Bridge

Co-operative Wholesale Society, A Colossus of Commerce

Sketch of wall hanging from the Art Treasures Manchester exhibition,

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

Register of Archbishop Walter de Grey, 1225-1255

Author's proof copy of Love on the Dole

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

Manchester Caribbean Carnival leaflet, 1993

‘Jumbo Farm’ Minute Book 1861-1863'

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

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

University of Durham 1837 Charter

Lithograph depicting Hetton Colliery

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

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

Everton FC Home Programme

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

Mersey Tunnel Construction photograph

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

Photograph of workmen at The Bowes Museum

Lady Anne Clifford’s Great Books of Record

Chartist movement poster, Carlisle, 1839

Letters patent: Charter of incorporation 20 January 1345

The Whitby Cartulary

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

Scrapbook of Bradford views and portraits

“W and D” Birdseye View of Textiles of Manchester

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

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

Ferry boats

Cammell Laird – photograph of the launch of the Windsor Castle

The Peterloo Massacre, Manchester

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

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

George Stephenson's Rocket, 1822

Photograph of Birtley Belgians

High level Bridge, Newcastle

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

Architectural plan of the Bank of England, Newcastle branch

Baptism of Capability Brown

Cellar book for His Grace the Duke of Bridgewater

Laws and Objects of the Rochdale Society of Equitable Pioneers

‘Our Northern Film Heritage’

High level Bridge, Newcastle

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

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

Lanchester Diploma

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

The Victoria Engine designed by James Close 1837

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

Alexandra Park

First Minute Book, Northern Architectural Association

Birdseye View of Barrow Docks and Shipbuilding Yard

Replica of ‘Rocket’ 1886.

Birkenhead Park – sales plan

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