List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Culture / The Modern World / 1950 - 1975

  1. Transistor Radio with Earpiece Transistor Radio with Earpiece Contributed by Individual
  2. Slide Rule Slide Rule Contributed by Individual
  3. 1961 Cooper Tea Cards 1961 Cooper Tea Cards Contributed by Individual
  4. Jimi Hendrix's first music festival Jimi Hendrix's first music festival Contributed by Individual
  5. the eye the eye Contributed by Individual
  6. JFK/Johnson election campaign badge JFK/Johnson election campaign badge Contributed by Individual
  7. Sputnik 1, first journey into space. Sputnik 1, first journey into space. Contributed by Individual
  8. cotton reel cotton reel Contributed by Individual
  9. Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Tin ingots - Melton Works, Humberside Contributed by Individual
  10. Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Embryo incubator for first IVF baby Contributed by Individual
  11. H bomb Christmas Island official booklet H bomb Christmas Island official booklet Contributed by Individual
  12. Commemorative Newport RFC Lighter Commemorative Newport RFC Lighter Contributed by Individual
  13. ICT 1301 computer ICT 1301 computer Contributed by Individual
  14. A set of drawing instruments A set of drawing instruments Contributed by Individual
  15. Mayflower Pilgrim Beer Mayflower Pilgrim Beer Contributed by Individual
  16. Circuit Breaker 275 kV - 15,000 MVA 1/64 Circuit Breaker 275 kV - 15,000 MVA 1/64 Contributed by Individual
  17. Roller skates Roller skates Contributed by Individual
  18. Autographs of the astronauts Autographs of the astronauts Contributed by Individual
  19. Cold War nursing badge Cold War nursing badge Contributed by Individual
  20. Elizabeth II Coronation Smarties in Tin Elizabeth II Coronation Smarties in Tin Contributed by Individual
  21. Eagle comic Eagle comic Contributed by Individual
  22. Fragment of the Berlin Wall Fragment of the Berlin Wall Contributed by Individual
  23. Mao badge collection from Hong Kong Mao badge collection from Hong Kong Contributed by Individual
  24.  LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson LT Bus Ticket Machine by George Gibson Contributed by Individual
  25. Batmobile matchstick car Batmobile matchstick car Contributed by Individual
  26. Amharic 'feedel' (letter) Amharic 'feedel' (letter) Contributed by Individual
  27. Yuri Gagarin lapel broach/button Yuri Gagarin lapel broach/button Contributed by Individual
  28. Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Portable typewritter - Olivetti Lettera Contributed by Individual
  29. Six bells Memorial hymn sheet Six bells Memorial hymn sheet Contributed by Individual
  30. Newspaper hailing Calder Hall's opening Newspaper hailing Calder Hall's opening Contributed by Museum
  31. Statue of St Anthony & the Infant Jesus Statue of St Anthony & the Infant Jesus Contributed by Individual
  32. Coronation Sweet Tin Coronation Sweet Tin Contributed by Individual
  33. Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Edward Stourton's bust of Lenin Contributed by Individual
  34. Gendron Wheelchair Gendron Wheelchair Contributed by Individual
  35. Mark I Raleigh Chopper Bicycle Mark I Raleigh Chopper Bicycle Contributed by Museum
  36. Marx Mechanical Toy Train (1950s) Marx Mechanical Toy Train (1950s) Contributed by Individual
  37. Davenport bone china dessert plate Davenport bone china dessert plate Contributed by Museum
  38. spies for peace RSG-6 pamphlet spies for peace RSG-6 pamphlet Contributed by Individual
  39. 1960 Box of Clothes Dyes 1960 Box of Clothes Dyes Contributed by Individual
  40. Action Man figure made by Palitoy Ltd. Action Man figure made by Palitoy Ltd. Contributed by Museum
  41. A 1960's Savings Bank A 1960's Savings Bank Contributed by Individual
  42. Dress of the Year, The Fashion Museum Dress of the Year, The Fashion Museum Contributed by Individual
  43. My Grandmothers Ration Book My Grandmothers Ration Book Contributed by Individual
  44. Hepworth sculpture Hepworth sculpture Contributed by Museum
  45. St Michael's Mount in cork St Michael's Mount in cork Contributed by Museum
  46. Silver band cornet Silver band cornet Contributed by Museum
  47. John Passmore Edwards John Passmore Edwards Contributed by Museum
  48. The Vickers Vimy The Vickers Vimy Contributed by Museum
  49. Cockcroft-Walton voltage multiplier Cockcroft-Walton voltage multiplier Contributed by Museum
  50. Bannister's sub-4 minute finishing post Bannister's sub-4 minute finishing post Contributed by Museum

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