List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Colour / Black / 1950 - 1975

  1. 1961 Cooper Tea Cards 1961 Cooper Tea Cards Contributed by Individual
  2. Jimi Hendrix's first music festival Jimi Hendrix's first music festival Contributed by Individual
  3. Sputnik 1, first journey into space. Sputnik 1, first journey into space. Contributed by Individual
  4. A set of drawing instruments A set of drawing instruments Contributed by Individual
  5. Mayflower Pilgrim Beer Mayflower Pilgrim Beer Contributed by Individual
  6. Eagle comic Eagle comic Contributed by Individual
  7. Mao badge collection from Hong Kong Mao badge collection from Hong Kong Contributed by Individual
  8. Batmobile matchstick car Batmobile matchstick car Contributed by Individual
  9. Singer Sewing Machine Singer Sewing Machine Contributed by Individual
  10. Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Contributed by Individual
  11. Six bells Memorial hymn sheet Six bells Memorial hymn sheet Contributed by Individual
  12. Travelling Post Office Mailbag Apparatus Travelling Post Office Mailbag Apparatus Contributed by Individual
  13. Newspaper hailing Calder Hall's opening Newspaper hailing Calder Hall's opening Contributed by Museum
  14. Hand powered, steel rotary oil press Hand powered, steel rotary oil press Contributed by Individual
  15. Mark I Raleigh Chopper Bicycle Mark I Raleigh Chopper Bicycle Contributed by Museum
  16. Marx Mechanical Toy Train (1950s) Marx Mechanical Toy Train (1950s) Contributed by Individual
  17. 1960 Box of Clothes Dyes 1960 Box of Clothes Dyes Contributed by Individual
  18. Hepworth sculpture Hepworth sculpture Contributed by Museum
  19. The Vickers Vimy The Vickers Vimy Contributed by Museum
  20. Typewriter Typewriter Contributed by Individual
  21. The Levi Strauss Trophy The Levi Strauss Trophy Contributed by Museum
  22. Hockney's 'In the Dull village' Hockney's 'In the Dull village' Contributed by The British Museum
  23. Credit Card Credit Card Contributed by Individual
  24. A Holy Bible A Holy Bible Contributed by Individual
  25. A cassette of Nigerian music A cassette of Nigerian music Contributed by Individual
  26. Mao Zedong's Little Red Book in Chinese Mao Zedong's Little Red Book in Chinese Contributed by Individual
  27. Yashica 35W camera Yashica 35W camera Contributed by Individual
  28. West African calabash food container West African calabash food container Contributed by Individual
  29. Imperial 55 manual typewriter Imperial 55 manual typewriter Contributed by Individual
  30. Model of West African fishing boat Model of West African fishing boat Contributed by Individual
  31. Mark 3 Martin-Baker Ejection Seat Mark 3 Martin-Baker Ejection Seat Contributed by Museum
  32. Glass bottles from 1960's Glass bottles from 1960's Contributed by Individual
  33. Orange Order Sash Orange Order Sash Contributed by Individual
  34. Gang Show sheet music Gang Show sheet music Contributed by Individual
  35. computer program on punched cards computer program on punched cards Contributed by Individual
  36. Reproduction USSR Military Hat Reproduction USSR Military Hat Contributed by Individual
  37. Portable Typewriter Portable Typewriter Contributed by Individual
  38. Photos of Ronnie Kray and Lord Boothby Photos of Ronnie Kray and Lord Boothby Contributed by Individual
  39. A 2001 Lenticular A 2001 Lenticular Contributed by Individual
  40. Letter from my Nan to my Grandad Letter from my Nan to my Grandad Contributed by Individual
  41. Early Subbuteo figure Early Subbuteo figure Contributed by Museum
  42. the transistor the transistor Contributed by Individual
  43. Atlas Atlas Contributed by Individual
  44. BBC Revolving World BBC Revolving World Contributed by Individual
  45. Bust of Sir Billy Butlin Bust of Sir Billy Butlin Contributed by Individual
  46. Morris minor car Morris minor car Contributed by Individual
  47. Dressmaker sample and sketch Dressmaker sample and sketch Contributed by Individual
  48. Printer's blocks Printer's blocks Contributed by Individual
  49. Toy car Toy car Contributed by Individual
  50. Miniature camera Miniature camera Contributed by Individual

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