List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Colour / White / 1925 - 1950

  1. Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Colossus World's 1st Electronic Computer Contributed by Museum
  2. A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 A Japanese flag from Burma in WW2 Contributed by Individual
  3. Stop watch Stop watch Contributed by Individual
  4. Unopened letter to the Russian Front '43 Unopened letter to the Russian Front '43 Contributed by Individual
  5. D-Day Map D-Day Map Contributed by Individual
  6. Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Scout Log of a trip to Europe in 1939 Contributed by Individual
  7. Travel Communion Set Travel Communion Set Contributed by Individual
  8. Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Sadler's Wells theatre programme, 1931 Contributed by Museum
  9. Club Miners Fortnight Badge Club Miners Fortnight Badge Contributed by Individual
  10. Nuclear Weapon Effects Computer No. 1. Nuclear Weapon Effects Computer No. 1. Contributed by Individual
  11. Duckling in an Egg Duckling in an Egg Contributed by Individual
  12. Tin boat toy Tin boat toy Contributed by Individual
  13. A Clock made from bits of a spitfire A Clock made from bits of a spitfire Contributed by Individual
  14. RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie RAF Gold Caterpillar Tie Contributed by Individual
  15. Jack Foggo trip to America 1928 age 14 Jack Foggo trip to America 1928 age 14 Contributed by Individual
  16. Goblin teasmade Goblin teasmade Contributed by Individual
  17. Padstow's Obby Oss Padstow's Obby Oss Contributed by Museum
  18. Plus Adder (Adding machine) Plus Adder (Adding machine) Contributed by Individual
  19. German Imperial Navy Dagger from WWII German Imperial Navy Dagger from WWII Contributed by Museum
  20. Cat's Eyes Cat's Eyes Contributed by Museum
  21. Cartoon of St Nazaire Raid Cartoon of St Nazaire Raid Contributed by Museum
  22. copy of letter from W. Joyce 2 Nov. 1945 copy of letter from W. Joyce 2 Nov. 1945 Contributed by Individual
  23. Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Blackpool Illuminations Switch-on Switch Contributed by Museum
  24. Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Charlie's Capstan Dominoes Set Contributed by Individual
  25. Signed Japanese Flag Signed Japanese Flag Contributed by Individual
  26. An signed photograph of Albert Einstein An signed photograph of Albert Einstein Contributed by Individual
  27. WWII Road Barrier from Achtercairn WWII Road Barrier from Achtercairn Contributed by Museum
  28. Underground logo with Johnston lettering Underground logo with Johnston lettering Contributed by Museum
  29. postcard postcard Contributed by Individual
  30. World War Two Gas Mask World War Two Gas Mask Contributed by Individual
  31. Direct link with D Day Direct link with D Day Contributed by Individual
  32. Stalingrad Sword Commemorative Box Stalingrad Sword Commemorative Box Contributed by Individual
  33. Ivory Carving Ivory Carving Contributed by Individual
  34. Cable of World War Two German surrender Cable of World War Two German surrender Contributed by Individual
  35. R. M. S. Queen Mary Passenger List R. M. S. Queen Mary Passenger List Contributed by Museum
  36. Letter about the Chinese civil war 1927 Letter about the Chinese civil war 1927 Contributed by Individual
  37. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 5 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 5 Contributed by Individual
  38. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 4 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 4 Contributed by Individual
  39. Letter about Chinese civil war pt 3 Letter about Chinese civil war pt 3 Contributed by Individual
  40. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 2 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 2 Contributed by Individual
  41. Blue & White Plate Blue & White Plate Contributed by Individual
  42. Auschwitz-Birkenau - Poland circa 1943 Auschwitz-Birkenau - Poland circa 1943 Contributed by Individual
  43. WRNS Certificate of Service, Station X WRNS Certificate of Service, Station X Contributed by Individual
  44. The start of television broadcasting The start of television broadcasting Contributed by Individual
  45. GEORGE V & QUEEN MARY COMMEMORATIVE MUG GEORGE V & QUEEN MARY COMMEMORATIVE MUG Contributed by Individual
  46. Box Brownie Camera Box Brownie Camera Contributed by Museum
  47. Portable Typewriter Portable Typewriter Contributed by Museum
  48. Watercolour Watercolour Contributed by Individual
  49. Alicia Powder Nail Polish Alicia Powder Nail Polish Contributed by Individual
  50. Studio Photograph of Émigré Studio Photograph of Émigré Contributed by Individual

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