List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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  1. travel permit october 1914 travel permit october 1914 Contributed by Individual
  2. Letter about the Chinese civil war 1927 Letter about the Chinese civil war 1927 Contributed by Individual
  3. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 5 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 5 Contributed by Individual
  4. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 4 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 4 Contributed by Individual
  5. Letter about Chinese civil war pt 3 Letter about Chinese civil war pt 3 Contributed by Individual
  6. Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 2 Letter about Chinese civil war 1927 pt 2 Contributed by Individual
  7. Churchill's engagements diary for 1918 Churchill's engagements diary for 1918 Contributed by Individual
  8. Peter Pan Book Peter Pan Book Contributed by Individual
  9. Portuguese school book Portuguese school book Contributed by Individual
  10. Frozen River Thames Print Frozen River Thames Print Contributed by Individual
  11. Hologram of Maiman's laser Hologram of Maiman's laser Contributed by Individual
  12. First World War Album of Soldiers' Poems First World War Album of Soldiers' Poems Contributed by Individual
  13. portrait of Leopold II portrait of Leopold II Contributed by Individual
  14. Cabinet Cabinet Contributed by Museum
  15. Note book recording miliary service Note book recording miliary service Contributed by Individual
  16. Christening box Christening box Contributed by Individual
  17. Queen Victoria's Funeral - A letter Queen Victoria's Funeral - A letter Contributed by Individual
  18. Irish famine relief tokens Irish famine relief tokens Contributed by Museum
  19. Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Suitcase with Elder Dempster label Contributed by Individual
  20. Letter from Tongsa Penlop of Bhutan 1904 Letter from Tongsa Penlop of Bhutan 1904 Contributed by Individual
  21. My Grandmother's Passport My Grandmother's Passport Contributed by Individual
  22. R.A.F. Pilot's Log Book R.A.F. Pilot's Log Book Contributed by Individual
  23. Holiday album copied by Admiralty in WW2 Holiday album copied by Admiralty in WW2 Contributed by Individual
  24. WRNS Certificate of Service, Station X WRNS Certificate of Service, Station X Contributed by Individual
  25. Mexican codex map Mexican codex map Contributed by The British Museum
  26. A  1934 French conscript souvenir book A 1934 French conscript souvenir book Contributed by Individual
  27. WW1 Chinese Painting and Message. WW1 Chinese Painting and Message. Contributed by Individual
  28. Crimean War Diary Crimean War Diary Contributed by Individual
  29. Lost Lives Lost Lives Contributed by Museum
  30. Hitler's Christmas Card Hitler's Christmas Card Contributed by Individual
  31. The start of television broadcasting The start of television broadcasting Contributed by Individual
  32. HOUNOURABLE DISCHARGE CERTIFICATE HOUNOURABLE DISCHARGE CERTIFICATE Contributed by Individual
  33. Reissue of 17th century blank book title Reissue of 17th century blank book title Contributed by Individual
  34. Designs for an early TV Designs for an early TV Contributed by Individual
  35. First World War trench map First World War trench map Contributed by Individual
  36. Shackleton Reference Letter for sledges Shackleton Reference Letter for sledges Contributed by Individual
  37. Japanese WW2 Pilot's Identity Stamp Japanese WW2 Pilot's Identity Stamp Contributed by Individual
  38. Adams Synchronological Chart Adams Synchronological Chart Contributed by Individual
  39. Studio Photograph of Émigré Studio Photograph of Émigré Contributed by Individual
  40. Theatre Programme Theatre Programme Contributed by Individual
  41. Nellie Ionides with Poodle Nellie Ionides with Poodle Contributed by Individual
  42. Atlantic Russian Convoys 1941-42 a Poem Atlantic Russian Convoys 1941-42 a Poem Contributed by Individual
  43. Illustrator's Scrapbook Illustrator's Scrapbook Contributed by Individual
  44. WW2 Last message parents to daughter. WW2 Last message parents to daughter. Contributed by Individual
  45. Note to WW1 soldier dated 11.11.1918 Note to WW1 soldier dated 11.11.1918 Contributed by Individual
  46. Unpublished Penguin ‘Satanic Verses’ Unpublished Penguin ‘Satanic Verses’ Contributed by Individual
  47. Notice of prisoner of war (Japanese) Notice of prisoner of war (Japanese) Contributed by Individual
  48. A gift from Queen Victoria to her troops A gift from Queen Victoria to her troops Contributed by Individual
  49. R.A.F. Pilot's Log Book R.A.F. Pilot's Log Book Contributed by Individual
  50. Shakespeare First Folio Shakespeare First Folio Contributed by Museum

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