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Resources:

1776 African Youth of the Dales 1984 Miners' Strike Symbol of support
19th Century Russian Burak Decorated with Cockerels A Chinese Handling box for Temple Newsam House, Leeds
A Day in the Life of a Young Sheffield Steel Worker A History of Animation
A Passion for Fashion - Madame Clapham Revisited A Step by Step guide to Egyptian Mummification
A Victorian Farm in Action Aborigines, Maoris and Hull's whaling industry
African Palm Wine Carrier Agriculture During Wartime in the Humber
Air Raids on the WW1 British Home Front Air, Water and Energy in the Industrial Revolution
Ajrakh, block printed fabric from Rajasthan Alfie Knight's Letter to Lord Kitchener
Alien Species in Britain, Friend or Foe? Allotments and Requisitioned Land in WW1
Alorese Bronze Drum Altered Books - Workshops and techniques
Altered Books In Focus Amy Johnson's Logbook
Ancient Egypt: Death and the Afterlife Ancient Egyptian Funerary Boat
Ancient Egyptians: Objects from Daily Life Ancient Greeks: Everyday Life, Beliefs and Myths
Anglo Saxon Sword Pommel Animation Toolkit
Apprentices Aquamanile Ram Jug
Armand Point and Islamic Architecture Art Across the Curriculum
Art4Maths Asante Chest
Attitudes to slavery Australian Aboriginal Glass Spearheads
Australian Aboriginal Spear Thrower Bedale 19th and 20th Century Painters and Decorators
Bitter Sweet History - aspects of the British Slave Trade Blue Socks - The School Uniform Debate
Bollywood in Britain Bradford and the V&A Museum
Bradford's Industrial Revolution Breaking Chains - Sheffield Civil Rights
Bronze Age Grantham Burying the First World War Dead
Campaign! Slavery Campaign, Action and Reaction in the 18th and 19th Centuries
Campaigners Make an Impact in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire Captain Cook's Travels
Carved Coconut Head Carved Ivory Tusks
Carved Pacific Bird Carving of the Hindu God Garuda
Cave Hunter Celtic Weapons Store
Censorship and Propaganda in WWII Ceremonial Adze
Changes in Society - Managing an Exhibition Charlie and Lola and the worlds of Lauren Child
Children at Work Children Raising Funds During Wartime
Children's Experiences during WWII China at Harewood
China in Yorkshire Chinese Banknote
Chinese Pilgrim Bottle Chinese Shoes of Pain
Chinese Snuff Bottle Chinese Tabard from the Qing Dynasty
Chinese Tiger Shoes Chinese Warrior
Chinese Women´s Group create textiles Christmas Gifts for WW1 Troops
Civil Defence in WWII Coal Mining and the Victorians
Commissioning a Public Sculpture for Hull Connect>Create 2008
Connect>Create 2009 Contemporary Metalwork in Sheffield - Living Metal
Craft Made From Graft Crazy Catapults inspired by the Romans in Yorkshire
Creative Writing at Sandal Castle Cree Native American Saddle
Crime and Punishment - Sophia Constable Crocodile Skull and Ornaments
Culture Quake: Interpreting a gallery creatively Customer Complaints
Customer Needs Customer Service Records
Customer Service Situations Customer Services
Demobilisation After the First World War Designing in China today; from primary school to professional
Dick Kerr's Ladies FC Digital Storytelling - Combining Images/Audio in PhotoStory3
Digital Storytelling - Recording, Equipment and Editing in Audacity Discovering Print at Bradford Industrial Museum
Documenting our Past Donald Simpson Bell's Victoria Cross
Drawing on History Egyptian Mummy
Egyptian Mummy Eye Egyptian Sekhmet Pendant
Embroider the World Embroidery of the Russian Goddess Mokosh
Emotions in Motion: Michael Sandle's Sculpture Engaging Young People with Artworks
Enterprise, Industry and Benjamin Gott Entertainment and Hobbies in the 1950s
Every Object Tells a Story Everyday Life in the Industrial Revolution
Exploring Homes in the Past Exploring Nature and Pattern Through Art
Factory Reform Family Life in the 1950s
Fashion in the 1950s Female Munitions Workers in WW1
Feminist Activism - Education & Job Opportunities Film Lovers Badge
First World War Army Rations First World War Charities
First World War Propaganda in the Humber First World War stories from the Wakefield District
Folk Art and The Whalers Food and Diet in WWII
Food in the 1950s Food Photographs of Post War Britain
Fossils Game From Fleece to Fashion
From Suffering to Suffrage From Wool to Cloth
Funeral Cake Markers Galapagos Tortoise
George Bissill - Miner, Soldier and Artist German Refugee's Doll
Global Citizens - Make an Impact! Goathland as a Contrasting Locality
Grave Marker for Songster, the Oldest War Horse Hackfall, Landscape Inspiration for Artists
Hallaton Treasure and the Romans Hamara Muslim Women´s Group create textiles
Healthy Eating and the Workhouse Healthy Schools
Henry's Hull Hidden Stories, Slavery and Barnsley
Hindu Casket History and Construction of the Humber Bridge
History Around Hull History of Leeds - Poverty and Riches
Home Front - the civilian war effort Honouring Oldham's WW1 Soldiers
Hospitals and Nursing in the First World War Hull Museum Education
Hull Through the Eyes of a Sculptor Hull Traders: Revolutionary Fabrics
Hull-istic Medicine: Public Health through Time Humber Regiments on the Western Front
Hybrid Quagga Foal Hyman Rutstein of the Jewish Battalion
Ideas and Evidence in Science: The Kirkdale Cave In Your Shoes
Indian Gazelle Head Axe Ink or Swim
Inventions in Transport from Bradford Inventors and Inventions from Yorkshire
Investigate Archaeology Investigate Science
Iron Age Gold Coin of the Celtic Parisi Iroquois Beaded Purse
'It's a Long Way to Tipperary...' Japanese Ivory Carving
Japanese Ivory Tusk Vases Japanese Samurai Armour
Japanese Shrine or Butsudan Japanese Stencil Design
Japanese Woodblock Print Javanese Marriage Figures
Javanese Shadow Puppet John Ruskin - Art, Society and Ideology
Joseph W Giardelli's WWI Pocket Watch Case Julia Domna Head Pot
Killed at the Battle of Passchendaele Killer Whale Souvenir Plate
Kirklees Library Service Skills for Life pack Kutch Silver
Lead Mining in the Yorkshire Dales Leeds in World War II
Life on the canal: The rise and fall of Victorian canals Local Heroes: Hull's Trawlermen
Losing a Loved One in WW1 Louis Le Prince
Louisa Pesel's Travels M&S - 70 Years of In-store Cafés
M&S - Homegrown Expansion in Leeds M&S - The Most Sustainable Suit in the World!
M&S 1930s Food Displays M&S and the War Effort - Staff Stories
M&S Birth of a Brand - Advertising M&S Birth of a Brand - Buildings and Signage
M&S Birth of a Brand - Campaign Case Study - 125 Anniversary M&S Birth of a Brand - Carrier Bags
M&S Birth of a Brand - Films and Fashion Shows M&S Birth of a Brand - Logos and Brand Names
M&S Biscuit Tins M&S Cheshire Oaks Eco Store
M&S Convenience Food M&S Creates Sell-By Dates
M&S Fashion Brands and Synthetic Fabrics M&S First Department Stores
M&S First Self-Service Shopping System M&S Food Technology
M&S Making a Mark - Flora Solomon M&S Making a Mark - Michael Marks
M&S Making a Mark - Plan A M&S Making a Mark - Simon Marks
M&S Melting Middle Pudding M&S Penny Bazaars
M&S Schoolwear and Teenage Fashion M&S Underwear
M&S Wartime Utility Clothing Made for Us: Hull's Craft & Design
Mandarin Square Maori Feather Cloak
Maori War Canoe Marc Quinn and Figurative Sculpture
Mary Seacole Massim War Shield
Medals of the First World War Medieval Grantham
Medieval Realms Meet the Designer - Video interviews
Merchant Shipping During WW1 Merino Ram
Metalwork Gallery Animations: Cigarette Box Metalwork Gallery Animations: Ear Trumpet
Metalwork Gallery Animations: Moustache Tablespoon Metalwork Gallery Animations: Pea Knife
Metalwork Gallery Animations: Turtle Soup Tureen Metalwork in Sheffield
Metalwork Objects in Focus, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield Migration from India and Pakistan
Military Patchwork Quilt Mill Workers and Owners
Minangkabau Bridal Headdress Minesweeping During the First World War
Minibeasts Mok the Gorilla
Moving Stories - Workshops and Performance Multicultural York: the Anglo-Saxons (AD400-866)
Museums in a Box - Create Your Own Mini Museum My Culture Quest
My Family: My Story My Favourite Chinese Things!
Native American Moccasins Natural Decoration and Lotherton Hall
Neolithic Axe Nigerian Ibibio Puppets
Object Dialogue Box at Harewood House Objects and Stories
Originating in Leeds Out on the tiles - Victorian Style
Pacific Islands figure with hat Pacific Islands Mask
Painting a Portrait on the WW1 Front Line Paisley Silk Shawl
Palaeolithic Handaxe Palmer Cord Aero Tyres
Peace Day and the Treaty of Versailles Persian Writing Boxes
Polish People in Britain after WWII Portraits
Preston Takes in WWI Belgian Refugees Preston: Past and Present
Prison and Penal Reform in the 1800s Private William Young VC
Queen Coal? Why Remember Women in Post-War Mining Communities Queen Coal? Why Remember Women of the 1984/85 Miners' Strike
Queen Coal? Why should we remember Victorian mining women? Quilt made from ties
Quilts and Quilt Making from 1718 to Today Reconstructing Victorian Chinese Silk Fabric
Remember Scarborough - WWI Bombardment Remembrance After the First World War
Responses to Islamic Art Richard Oastler
Rise of the Midland Railway Rocks at Cliffe Castle Museum
Roman Grantham Roman Skeleton's Jewellery
Roman Tombstone Roos Carr Figures
Rudston Venus Mosaic Ruskin and Nature - explore the gallery with your class
Russian Revolution Diary Saltaire - Victorian Model Town, Then and Now
Samuel Pepys and the Great Fire of London of 1666 Sande Society Rattle
Scheduled Occupations During the First World War Science and Transport Car Constructor
Science Camera Action Science Clubs
Scold's Bridle - justice for women 400 years ago? Seagull Heart with Pins
Sehyr Saigol Fashion Self Image
Sending Eggs to Wounded Soldiers Serapis Dedication Tablet
Sharks Tooth Sword She Stoops to Conquer - 18th Century Love and Marriage
She Stoops to Conquer - 18th Century Manners and Modes She Stoops to Conquer - 18th Century Rich and Poor
She Stoops to Conquer - 18th Century Servants and Masters She Stoops to Conquer - 18th Century Town and Country
Ship of the Dead Ship's Log of The Diana
Shisha Jacket from Gujarat Sioux Indian Knife
Sioux Warrior Shirt Slavery, Abolition and the East Riding of Yorkshire
Snapshot 1900: The Changing Picture of Class Society of Women Welders Badge
Somali Beadwork Star Carr Deer Antlers
Starfish from the Time of Dinosaurs Stepping Inside...a 1910 Painting with Tony Ross
Stories from the Steelworks: Corby Steelworks inspiring creativity Sudanese Sword
Surrealist Art: Objects and Meanings Surviving Shell Shock in the First World War
Tea for the Tea House - Then and Now Terrible Times for Children during Bradford's Textile Revolution
The Art of Cloisonné The Censorship of Horror Comics
The East Riding Yeomanry in the First World War The Gift of the Colonies
The Grand Trunk Road - Behind the Scenes The Grand Trunk Road - Decorated Trucks in India and Pakistan
The Grand Trunk Road - Recording Oral History Interviews The Grimston Sword
The Holmfirth Tiger The Hull Blitz
The Loyal North Regiment The Message - Creative Campaigning
The Middleham Jewel The Mysterious ‘Lost Wax´ Process
The Painted Lady - Tudor Portraits at the Ferens The Quakers: Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things
The Raging Romans The Science Behind the Shoe
The Silent Traveller in the Yorkshire Dales The Tudors - Age of Discovery
The Victorian Servant The Wagoners’ Special Reserve
The Wanderer The Women's Land Army
The Wonder of Water: Papplewick Pumping Station and the Victorians Thomas´s Metalwork Trail, Millennium Gallery, Sheffield
Thornbury Primary's Grand Trunk Road project Through a Victorian Child's Eye
Tibetan Skull Cup Today's Citizens, Past Lives at Beverley
Toys from the Past Toys Through Time
Tradition and storytelling in Romany life Training Men to be Soldiers in the First World War
Transport Explorer Trench Art from World War One
Tristram Shandy, Original Writing and Non-Linear Texts Tudor Clothing - Dress to Impress
Tudor Drama - The Stranger´s Case Twentieth Century Artists in the Graves Gallery
Two 1914-1918 War Poets Txt Manor: Mary Queen of Scots in Sheffield
Unveiling the Preston WWI Memorial Victorian Homes in Preston
Victorian Museum at Nottingham Castle Victorian School and Work in Preston
Victorian School Teacher’s life: Log Books and the 1901 Census Victorian Shoemakers in Northampton
Victorian Transport in Preston Victorian Values - Citizenship and Local Democracy
Victorian Values - Crime and Punishment Victorian Values - Diversity
Victorian Values - Health and Environment Victorian Voices
Victorian Work and Leisure in Matlock Bath Victorians - Painting the Past
Viking Ring Voyage to the Arctic: A Whaler's Tale
Wacky Races West African Horse Headdress
What Did WWII Children Eat? What was it like to be a World War II Evacuee?
What was Wimbledon like in the past? Who was George Africanus?
Wilberforce House - Audio Tours William Dolben and Slave Trade Abolition
William Wilberforce Wimbledon's windmill and its past
Women at War: The role of women during WWII Women's Rights - The Equal Pay Debate
Working in the 1950s Working Women of the First World War
World War Two Stories from the Wakefield District Writing to the ‘Enemy’ in WW1
WW1 Battlefield Souvenirs WW1 Medal Stories
WW1 Postcards From the Front WWI Conscientious Objectors
WWI Food Shortages and Rationing WWI Hellfire Corner Signboard
WWI Mobile Dental Surgery WWI Preston Free Buffet
WWI Prisoners of War from Lancashire Regiments WWI Shells Inspire the Game of Darts
WWI Shrewsbury Memorial Remembering Katherine Harley WWI Soldier Frederick Peil saved by his bible
Yong's China Quest adventure game Level 1 Yong's China Quest adventure game Level 2
Yong's China Quest adventure game Level 3 York Chocolate Sent to WWI Soldiers
York Minster Wafer Box Yorkshire Puddings
Young people create designs for Hull Zeppelin Raids in the Humber During WW1

Museums:

Abbey House Museum, Leeds Museums and Galleries Abbey Pumping Station
Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet Abington Park Museum
Archive Centre, King's College, Cambridge Arctic Corsair
Armley Mills Museum, Leeds Museums and Galleries Ashby de la Zouch Museum
Ayscoughfee Hall Museum Bagshaw Museum
Bakewell Museum Bankfield Museum
Barnsley Museums Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Visitor Centre
BDA Dental Museum Ben Uri Gallery
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Bolling Hall Museum
Bolton Museum Boston Castle
Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre and Country Park Bradford Industrial Museum
British Postal Museum and Archive Buxton Museum and Art Gallery
Campaign! Make an Impact Cannon Hall Museum
Captain Cook Memorial Museum Cartwright Hall Art Gallery
Castle Hill and Victoria Tower Charnwood Museum
Churches Conservation Trust Cliffe Castle Museum and Art Gallery
Clifton Park Museum Clitheroe Castle Museum
Colour Experience CONNECT Cumbria Network
Cooper Gallery Corby Borough Council
Craven Museum & Gallery Creative Minds
Creswell Crags Museum and Visitor Centre Cumbria Coast Learning Network
Cumbria's Museum of Military Life Dales Countryside Museum
Derby Museum and Art Gallery Derbyshire Record Office
Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site Dewsbury Museum
Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery Donington le Heath Manor House
Epworth Old Rectory Feminist Archive North
Ferens Art Gallery, Hull Find Your Talent Bolton
Firepower, The Royal Artillery Museum Fishing Heritage Centre
Fosse Arts Centre Foxton Canal Museum
Gainsborough Old Hall Gallery Oldham
Gawthorpe Hall Goole Museum
Gordon Boswell Romany Museum Green's Mill and Science Centre
Guildford Heritage Services Hackfall
Hallaton Museum Hands-on History Museum, Hull
Harborough Museum Harewood House
Harris Museum & Art Gallery Haslemere Educational Museum
Hedon Museum Helmshore Mills Textile Museum
Heritage Learning Hornsea Museum
Huddersfield Art Gallery Huddersfield Local Studies Library
Hull and East Riding Museum Hull History Centre
Hull Maritime Museum Imperial War Museums
Jewish Military Museum Jewry Wall Museum
Joining up the Humber Kelham Island Industrial Museum
Kendal Museum Kirklees Library Service
Kirkstall Abbey, Leeds Museums and Galleries Knaresborough Castle and Courthouse Museum
Kohima Museum Lakeland Museums' Education Network
Lancashire Infantry Museum Lancashire Museums Loans Service
Langwith Whaley Thorns Heritage Centre Leeds Art Gallery
Leeds City Museum Leeds Library and Information Service
Leeds Museum Discovery Centre Leeds University: Access & Community Engagement
Leeds University: Stanley and Audrey Burton Gallery Leicester Arts and Museums Learning
Leicester City Football Club Lincoln Castle
Lincolnshire Archives Lincolnshire Historic Environment Record
Long Sutton and District Civic Society Lotherton Hall, Leeds Museums and Galleries
Loughborough Carillon Tower and War Memorial Museum Magna Science Adventure Centre
MAGPIE Manchester Art Gallery
Manchester Jewish Museum Manningham Library
Manor House Art Gallery and Museum Mansfield Museum
Media Archive for Central England Melton Carnegie Museum
Merchant Adventurers' Hall Monk Bretton Priory
Mr Straw's House Museum of Lancashire
Museum of Lincolnshire Life Museums Sheffield: Bishops' House
Museums Sheffield: Graves Gallery Museums Sheffield: Millennium Gallery
Museums Sheffield: Weston Park My Yorkshire: Hear My Story
Naseby Battlefield National Army Museum
National Centre for Citizenship and the Law (NCCL) National Coal Mining Museum for England
National Football Museum National Media Museum
National Railway Museum National Stone Centre
New Walk Museum and Art Gallery Newark Air Museum
Newark and Sherwood Museums Service - The Resource Centre Newarke Houses Museum
North Lincolnshire Museum North Yorkshire County Record Office
North Yorkshire Moors Railway Northampton Museum and Art Gallery
Northamptonshire Record Office Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery
Nottingham Wollaton Hall and Park Nottinghamshire Archives
Oakwell Hall Otley Courthouse
Papplewick Pumping Station Peak District Mining Museum
People's History Museum Pontefract Castle
Pontefract Museum Queen Street Mill Textile Museum
Quilt Museum and Gallery Reading Museum
Record Office for Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland Red House Museum
Renaissance NW Early Years & Family Learning Network (hideme) Richmond Castle
Rossendale Museum Rotherham Archives and Local Studies
Rotunda Museum Royal Armouries Museum
Royal Pump Room Museum Rushden Museum
Rutland County Museum Ryedale Folk Museum
Saltaire Village Sandal Castle
Scarborough Art Gallery Scarborough Museums Trust
Shandy Hall (Laurence Sterne Trust) Sheffield Archives
Sheffield Local Studies Library Sheffield University School of Education
Shibden Hall Snibston
South East Asia Museum Spurn Lightship, Hull
Stewart's Burnby Hall Gardens and Museum Streetlife Museum, Hull
Sudbury Hall and the National Trust Museum of Childhood Surrey Heritage
Temple Newsam House, Leeds Museums and Galleries Thackray Medical Museum
The Chippendale Society The Collection Lincoln
The Deep The Green Howards Museum
The Guildhall, Hull The Guildhall, Leicester
The M&S Company Archive The Manchester Museum
The Peace Museum The Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust
The Royal Mint Museum The Silk Mill, Derby's Museum of Industry and History
The Treasure House, Beverley The Village - Church Farm, Skegness
Thwaite Mills Watermill, Leeds Museums and Galleries Time on my hands
Tolson Museum Toys of Yesteryear
Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery ULITA - an Archive of International Textiles
University of Nottingham Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections Victoria Gallery and Museum
Wagoners' Museum Wakefield Libraries and Information Services
Wakefield Museum War Memorials Trust
West Yorkshire Archive Service West Yorkshire Joint Services
Whitby Museum Whitehaven Archive and Local Studies Centre
Whitworth Art Gallery Wilberforce House, Hull
Wimbledon Windmill Museum Withernsea Lighthouse Museum
Wollaston Museum Woodhall Spa Cottage Museum
Woolsthorpe Manor World of James Herriot
Worthing Museum and Art Gallery York Archaeological Trust
York Art Gallery York Castle Museum
York Minster Yorkshire Air Museum
Yorkshire and Humber Global Schools Association Yorkshire Museum and Gardens
Yorkshire Waterways Museum Yorkshire World Collections

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