List of Objects

Telling a history of our world through objects

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Material / Paper

  1. Alduous Huxley book - Grey Eminence Alduous Huxley book - Grey Eminence Contributed by Individual
  2. St John's Ambulance history St John's Ambulance history Contributed by Individual
  3. Ian Fleming James Bond books Ian Fleming James Bond books Contributed by Individual
  4. A 2001 Lenticular A 2001 Lenticular Contributed by Individual
  5. Duke of Wellington's blotter Duke of Wellington's blotter Contributed by Individual
  6. Rail poster Rail poster Contributed by Individual
  7. Caricatural postcards Caricatural postcards Contributed by Individual
  8. Jesse Owens' autograph Jesse Owens' autograph Contributed by Individual
  9. Collection of family objects Collection of family objects Contributed by Individual
  10. Postcards Postcards Contributed by Individual
  11. World Cup scrapbook World Cup scrapbook Contributed by Individual
  12. Sense and Sensibility book Sense and Sensibility book Contributed by Individual
  13. Railway timetable Railway timetable Contributed by Individual
  14. Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Contributed by Individual
  15. The Barnsbury Book of Hints and Maxims The Barnsbury Book of Hints and Maxims Contributed by Museum
  16. Diogenes Laertius incunable [book] Diogenes Laertius incunable [book] Contributed by Individual
  17. Thames Tunnel model Thames Tunnel model Contributed by Museum
  18. Letter from my Nan to my Grandad Letter from my Nan to my Grandad Contributed by Individual
  19. Government of Wales Act 1998 Government of Wales Act 1998 Contributed by Individual
  20. Welsh-language Bible Welsh-language Bible Contributed by Individual
  21. Picture Show Annual Picture Show Annual Contributed by Individual
  22. Sir Christopher Meyer's war time diary Sir Christopher Meyer's war time diary Contributed by Individual
  23. Hands Across the Sea Postcard Hands Across the Sea Postcard Contributed by Museum
  24. Early Subbuteo figure Early Subbuteo figure Contributed by Museum
  25.  Anti-Semitic advert on envelope Anti-Semitic advert on envelope Contributed by Museum
  26. Washi - Japanese paper Washi - Japanese paper Contributed by Museum
  27. The Book of Roger The Book of Roger Contributed by Museum
  28. Watercolour painting Watercolour painting Contributed by Individual
  29. Passover Picture Passover Picture Contributed by Individual
  30. Paintings and Masonic records Paintings and Masonic records Contributed by Individual
  31. Painting of Percy Dews Painting of Percy Dews Contributed by Individual
  32. Menu from Romanos on The Strand Menu from Romanos on The Strand Contributed by Individual
  33. Letter from Bing Crosby Letter from Bing Crosby Contributed by Individual
  34. Just William books Just William books Contributed by Individual
  35. Coming of age certificate Coming of age certificate Contributed by Individual
  36. Atlas Atlas Contributed by Individual
  37. Army discharge paper Army discharge paper Contributed by Individual
  38. Duke of Wellington's map of Waterloo Duke of Wellington's map of Waterloo Contributed by Museum
  39. General Gordon's Last Letter General Gordon's Last Letter Contributed by Museum
  40. Subscription book Subscription book Contributed by Museum
  41. The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street Contributed by Museum
  42. Adam Smith £20 note Adam Smith £20 note Contributed by Museum
  43. Persian Poetry Book Persian Poetry Book Contributed by Individual
  44. Poetry Poetry Contributed by Individual
  45. Two Japanese Drawings Two Japanese Drawings Contributed by Individual
  46. Ministry of Food War Cookery Leaflet Ministry of Food War Cookery Leaflet Contributed by Individual
  47. National Registration Identity Card National Registration Identity Card Contributed by Individual
  48. Utility Furniture Buying Permit Utility Furniture Buying Permit Contributed by Individual
  49. Children's Commemorative Certificate Children's Commemorative Certificate Contributed by Individual
  50. Facsimile Egyptian tomb painting Facsimile Egyptian tomb painting Contributed by Museum

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