List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Communication / 1900 - 1925

  1. Hudson's Bay Bark Letter Hudson's Bay Bark Letter Contributed by Individual
  2. Box Brownie camera Box Brownie camera Contributed by Individual
  3. First World War - cease-fire message First World War - cease-fire message Contributed by Individual
  4. Poster proclaiming Irish Republic, 1916 Poster proclaiming Irish Republic, 1916 Contributed by Museum
  5. 112 Stamps on a single envelope (1923) 112 Stamps on a single envelope (1923) Contributed by Individual
  6. Building East African Railway 1902-09 Building East African Railway 1902-09 Contributed by Individual
  7. Postcards from the trenches Postcards from the trenches Contributed by Individual
  8. Baird Televisor Baird Televisor Contributed by Individual
  9. Public Telephone sign Public Telephone sign Contributed by Individual
  10. Domestic Bell - Museum of Bath at Work Domestic Bell - Museum of Bath at Work Contributed by Individual
  11. Postcard Marking the 1st 100 Mile Flight Postcard Marking the 1st 100 Mile Flight Contributed by Individual
  12. Gertrude Emily Benham's Tibetan Boots Gertrude Emily Benham's Tibetan Boots Contributed by Museum
  13. Maltese Cross used by John Logie Baird Maltese Cross used by John Logie Baird Contributed by Museum
  14. War diaries War diaries Contributed by Museum
  15. Inuit Snow Knife or Pana Inuit Snow Knife or Pana Contributed by Individual
  16. old fashioned telephone old fashioned telephone Contributed by Individual
  17. Set of World War 1 Christmas Cards Set of World War 1 Christmas Cards Contributed by Individual
  18. Postcard sent from France in World War I Postcard sent from France in World War I Contributed by Individual
  19. A Bible with leather cover A Bible with leather cover Contributed by Individual
  20. Victorian Telegraph Pole Finial Victorian Telegraph Pole Finial Contributed by Individual
  21. Queen Victoria's Funeral - A letter Queen Victoria's Funeral - A letter Contributed by Individual
  22. Letter from Tongsa Penlop of Bhutan 1904 Letter from Tongsa Penlop of Bhutan 1904 Contributed by Individual
  23. grandfather's diary for 1914 grandfather's diary for 1914 Contributed by Individual
  24. Victorian Telegraph Pole Finial Victorian Telegraph Pole Finial Contributed by Individual
  25. Parchment letter of farewell Parchment letter of farewell Contributed by Individual
  26. Anne Swithinbank's Book about Kew Anne Swithinbank's Book about Kew Contributed by Individual
  27. Jerome K Jerome's pen Jerome K Jerome's pen Contributed by Museum
  28. Caricatural postcards Caricatural postcards Contributed by Individual
  29. Postcards Postcards Contributed by Individual
  30. Postal letter scales Postal letter scales Contributed by Individual
  31. British Cavalry Bugle British Cavalry Bugle Contributed by Museum
  32. British Passport from early 20thC British Passport from early 20thC Contributed by Individual
  33. Map of underground railways Map of underground railways Contributed by Individual
  34. Illustrated box Illustrated box Contributed by Individual
  35. WW1 Map of Europe WW1 Map of Europe Contributed by Individual
  36. Advertising on electric car Advertising on electric car Contributed by Individual
  37. Egyptian ink well Egyptian ink well Contributed by Individual
  38. Big Ben Microphone Big Ben Microphone Contributed by Individual
  39. Clarion Ramblers handbooks Clarion Ramblers handbooks Contributed by Individual
  40. BBC Crystal Set BBC Crystal Set Contributed by Individual
  41. WW1 Ambulance WW1 Ambulance Contributed by Individual
  42. Embroidered souvenir card Embroidered souvenir card Contributed by Individual
  43. Northern Echo newspaper Northern Echo newspaper Contributed by Individual
  44. Ink well Ink well Contributed by Individual
  45. Cat's whisker radio & bijou crystal radi Cat's whisker radio & bijou crystal radi Contributed by Individual
  46. First war POW newspaper (handwritten) First war POW newspaper (handwritten) Contributed by Individual
  47. Postcard Album Postcard Album Contributed by Individual
  48. Postcard Album Postcard Album Contributed by Individual
  49. Three novelty postcards Three novelty postcards Contributed by Individual
  50. Postcards Postcards Contributed by Individual

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