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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 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? 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
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'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
Civil Defence in WWII Coal Mining and the Victorians
Commission Impossible 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
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
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 Feminist Activism - Education & Job Opportunities
Film Lovers Badge 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
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
Hull Museum Education Hull Through the Eyes of a Sculptor
Hull Traders: Revolutionary Fabrics Hull-istic Medicine: Public Health through Time
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
Investigating the History of a House Iron Age Gold Coin of the Celtic Parisi
Iroquois Beaded Purse 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
Local History Pack - A how to guide 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
Medieval Grantham Medieval Realms
Meet the Designer - Video interviews 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 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
Music at the Mill 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
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 Responses to Islamic Art
Richard Oastler Richmond Castle and WWI Conscientious Objectors
Rise of the Midland Railway Rocks at Cliffe Castle Museum
Roman Grantham Roman Skeleton's Jewellery
Roman Tombstone Roos Carr Figures
Rotherham Family History Pack 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 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
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
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 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 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 Wanderer 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 at The National Trust Museum of Childhood
Toys from the Past Toys Through Time
Tradition and storytelling in Romany life 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 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 Visit Leeds City Art Gallery
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 East Midlands women during WWII
Women´s Rights - The Equal Pay Debate Working in the 1950s
World War Two Stories from the Wakefield District WW1 Medal Stories
WW2 at Lotherton Hall 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 Minster Wafer Box Yorkshire Puddings
Young people create designs for Hull

Museums:

Abbey House Museum, Leeds Museums and Galleries Abbey Pumping Station
Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet Abington Park Museum
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
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
East Midlands Regional Archive Council 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 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 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: Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire
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
Wagoner's Museum Wakefield Libraries and Information Services
Wakefield Museum War Memorials Trust
West Yorkshire Archive Service West Yorkshire Joint Services
Whitby Museum 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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