List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Theme / Entertainment / 1925 - 1950

  1. Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Bomb Disposal Poster from 1942 Contributed by Individual
  2. Mrs Beeton's Cookery Book Mrs Beeton's Cookery Book Contributed by Individual
  3. Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Contributed by Museum
  4. Murphy A4 Radio Murphy A4 Radio Contributed by Museum
  5. Duckling in an Egg Duckling in an Egg Contributed by Individual
  6. Tin boat toy Tin boat toy Contributed by Individual
  7. Lady’s Side Saddle Lady’s Side Saddle Contributed by Individual
  8. Two Silver Cigarette Cases Two Silver Cigarette Cases Contributed by Individual
  9. Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Toy Clockwork Train from Germany Contributed by Individual
  10. Omweso mancala gaming board from Uganda Omweso mancala gaming board from Uganda Contributed by Individual
  11. Padstow's Obby Oss Padstow's Obby Oss Contributed by Museum
  12. Bass tuba from a German marching band Bass tuba from a German marching band Contributed by Individual
  13. Dolmetsch recorder Dolmetsch recorder Contributed by Museum
  14. Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Contributed by Museum
  15. Tin toy aeroplane with aviator Tin toy aeroplane with aviator Contributed by Individual
  16. Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Contributed by Individual
  17. Teddy Bear Teddy Bear Contributed by Individual
  18. Stip Master 35mm Projector Stip Master 35mm Projector Contributed by Individual
  19. Miniature Pill Boy Miniature Pill Boy Contributed by Individual
  20. The start of television broadcasting The start of television broadcasting Contributed by Individual
  21. Box Brownie Camera Box Brownie Camera Contributed by Museum
  22. The Roebuck Collection The Roebuck Collection Contributed by Museum
  23. Supreme Projector, Keystone MFG. Co. Supreme Projector, Keystone MFG. Co. Contributed by Individual
  24. Unique chess set Unique chess set Contributed by Individual
  25. Murphy Radio Murphy Radio Contributed by Individual
  26. Black Out! card game Black Out! card game Contributed by Museum
  27. Alduous Huxley book - Grey Eminence Alduous Huxley book - Grey Eminence Contributed by Individual
  28. Sir Alfred Butt's baronetcy Sir Alfred Butt's baronetcy Contributed by Individual
  29. Teddy bear Teddy bear Contributed by Individual
  30. Jesse Owens' autograph Jesse Owens' autograph Contributed by Individual
  31. Picture Show Annual Picture Show Annual Contributed by Individual
  32. Ken, a symbol? Ken, a symbol? Contributed by Individual
  33. Teddy Bear Teddy Bear Contributed by Individual
  34. Paintings and Masonic records Paintings and Masonic records Contributed by Individual
  35. Letter from Bing Crosby Letter from Bing Crosby Contributed by Individual
  36. Just William books Just William books Contributed by Individual
  37. Doll Doll Contributed by Individual
  38. Tramp Clown Puppet Tramp Clown Puppet Contributed by Museum
  39. Lionel Lines train set Lionel Lines train set Contributed by Individual
  40. Period doll furniture set Period doll furniture set Contributed by Individual
  41. Letter openers Letter openers Contributed by Individual
  42. Albums Albums Contributed by Individual
  43. Embroidery made by an Italian POW Embroidery made by an Italian POW Contributed by Individual
  44. Mahjong set Mahjong set Contributed by Individual
  45. Teddy bear Teddy bear Contributed by Individual
  46. Marklin toy bridge Marklin toy bridge Contributed by Individual
  47. Cigarette cards Cigarette cards Contributed by Individual
  48. Boat Boat Contributed by Individual
  49. WW2 cigarette tins WW2 cigarette tins Contributed by Individual
  50. Toy monkey Toy monkey Contributed by Individual

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