Search Results

Horror comic front page

The Censorship of Horror Comics

Should young people´s reading material be censored? Read More
Detail from a painting of William Wilberforce

William Wilberforce

Find out about Hull's most famous son Read More
A cartoon called Be a Bloody Train Driver

Feminist Activism - Education & Job Opportunities

How Leeds feminists used the 1970s equality laws to access job skills Read More
Knife with Sioux sheath

Sioux Indian Knife

A sheath made in North America by Sioux Indians Read More
An altered book

Altered Books In Focus

Altered Books created by GCSE students at Graves Gallery Read More
Michael Marks, founder of M&S

M&S Making a Mark - Michael Marks

From Russian Poland to Leeds market - the founder's story Read More

WWI Conscientious Objectors

How Richmond Castle became a prison for men who refused to fight Read More
A headline from a 1971 newspaper 'Head sends long-haired boys home'.

Blue Socks - The School Uniform Debate

From the 1970s 'Blue Socks' uniform case to school uniform today Read More
Dr Williams School, Dolgellau, 1913

WW1 Home Front at Dr Williams' School, Dolgellau

How the War affected life at a girls' school in Wales Read More

Carved Ivory Tusks

Elaborately carved elephant's tusk from Benin, West Africa Read More
Tibetan Skull Cup

Tibetan Skull Cup

Holy item made from the bones of the dead Read More
Simon Marks pictured in 1960

M&S Making a Mark - Simon Marks

Innovative leader who made M&S the high street name it is today Read More
Belper North Mill

Mill Workers and Owners

Investigate workers rights in the Victorian Mills of Derby Read More
First World War service badge certificate

Scheduled Occupations During the First World War

Explore how some Humber men were exempted from conscription Read More
M&S logo on a carrier bag

M&S Birth of a Brand - Carrier Bags

Who would have thought carrier bags had such a history! Read More
Recruits to the Hull Commercials (10th battalion, East Yorkshire regiment) in training

Training Men to be Soldiers in the First World War

Explore what life was like for new recruits from East Yorkshire Read More
WW1 charity flag with Royal Engineers badge

First World War Charities

Helping the war effort in Hull and the East Riding Read More

Remember Scarborough - WWI Bombardment

How the Home Front came under attack in WW1 Read More
Farm workers during the First World War in the East Riding of Yorkshire at harvest time

Agriculture During Wartime in the Humber

Who worked the land during the First World War? Read More
Farm workers during the First World War in the East Riding of Yorkshire at harvest time

Agriculture During Wartime in the Humber

Who worked the land during the First World War? Read More
1917 photo showing hay being grown outside Beverley barracks

Allotments and Requisitioned Land in WW1

The work of the East Riding War Agricultural Committees Read More
Wilson Line ship the SS Eskimo

Merchant Shipping During WW1

Hull merchant seamen's experiences of the First World War Read More
King George V and Queen Mary inspecting a WW1 Navy trawler used for minesweeping

Minesweeping During the First World War

How trawlermen of the Humber supported the Mine Clearance Service Read More
Nursing staff at Normanby Hall hospital, November 1917

Hospitals and Nursing in the First World War

North Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire women supporting the war effort Read More
East Riding Yeomanry during WW1 pictured with camel

The East Riding Yeomanry in the First World War

A soldier's experiences of wartime in the Middle East Read More
First World War soldiers from the East Yorkshire Regiment

Humber Regiments on the Western Front

Different experiences of soldiers in the First World War Read More
Sandalwood Hindu casket

Hindu Casket

Anglo-Indian crafts helped the British in India feel at home Read More
First World War cigarette card propaganda

First World War Propaganda in the Humber

Techniques used to encourage men and women to volunteer for service Read More
Equal pay poster

Women's Rights - The Equal Pay Debate

A look at women's campaign for equal employment rights in the 1940s Read More
Female workers roll a barrel of varnish in the grounds of Sissons and Co. Ltd

Working Women of the First World War

New job opportunities for women of the Humber in WW1 Read More
Passport 01 (1988) Mark Wallinger

Connect>Create 2008

Responses to artists such as Helen Chadwick by Art students Read More
Sande Society rattle

Sande Society Rattle

Ceremonial rattle used by West African girls and women Read More
Still from interactive

Enterprise, Industry and Benjamin Gott

Benjamin Gott and the world´s largest woollen mill Read More
Women's Land Army poster

The Women's Land Army

Humber women's experiences of working in agriculture during WW1 Read More
Empire Day 1915 Certificate

Children Raising Funds During Wartime

How young people contributed to the First World War effort Read More
First World War medals in a Princess Mary chocolate tin

Medals of the First World War

Including the Mercantile Marine War Medal and War Service Badge Read More
Chinese shoes for women with bound feet

Chinese Shoes of Pain

The custom of breaking and binding feet in China Read More
First World War memorial plaque in name of Harold Towse

Remembrance After the First World War

Memorials, rolls of honour and street shrines in Hull Read More

Anti-German Sentiment in the First World War

Why a Hull family butcher changed his name after his shop was attacked Read More

Dick Kerr's Ladies FC

One of the earliest women's football teams in England Read More
WW1 Certificate of Honourable Discharge

Demobilisation After the First World War

What happened when the War ended and men returned home? Read More
Chocolate tin supplied by British colonies to the troops in WW1

The Gift of the Colonies

How the British Empire joined the Allied Cause in WW1 Read More
WW1 St Dunstan's collection box

Blind Veterans of the First World War

How a new charity was founded in WW1 to help blinded ex-servicemen Read More

Accessibility Statement | Terms of Use | Site Map

Copyright © My Learning 2017. All Rights Reserved

Website by: Grapple