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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
Being an Art Detective 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
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
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 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 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
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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