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The History collections cover the span of human history on the island of Ireland and reflect its place in the world. They open a window on themes as diverse as politics and conflict to innovation and achievement. The collections illustrate how people worked, travelled, socialised and participated a spectrum of cultural traditions. Taken together, they reflect the diversity of human experience from the cradle to the grave.

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Photograph

Photograph

Railway accident on B.C.D.R. line near Ballymacarrett Halt....

Photograph

Photograph

Machines for primers for naval guns....

35mm slide

35mm slide

Agnes Street Youth Club. Children rollerskating....

Photograph; glass plate negative

Photograph; glass plate negative

Photograph, Harland and Wolff glass plate negative. subject :First class reading and writing room after refitting....

Silent Night

Silent Night

subject : Royal Avenue Hotel. Interior....

Co Antrim Portballintrae

Co Antrim Portballintrae

A view of the harbour...

VALENTINE CARD; Greetings card

VALENTINE CARD; Greetings card

event : Valentine's Day;condition : good ; head of shepherd missing. design : opening front with elaborately embossed and pierced design of shepherd a...

Kachina doll

Kachina doll

Painted carved figure, sometimes called a doll. Pink body and face with green painted neck tie....

The Life of William III

The Life of William III

Full page Williamite print showing a seige panorama. Note the men climbing a tree on right for a better view. The inscription in French refers to 'the...

Arboe Cross, Co. Tyrone

Arboe Cross, Co. Tyrone

West face of High Cross. (Ireland's Eye, pl.127)....

PHOTOGRAPH; Lantern slide

PHOTOGRAPH; Lantern slide

subject : series of slides relating to the Presbyterian Mission Overseas; mission map of Manchuria....

Lantern slide

Lantern slide

Anti-Home Rule demonstration at Royal Ulster Agricultural Showgrounds. Andrew Bonar Law, M. P., speaking from platform, April 1912....

Photograph; glass plate negative

Photograph; glass plate negative

Photograph, Harland and Wolff glass plate negative. subject : Boilers in course of construction. Ship No: 317. Name: Oceanic. Type: Passenger Ship. To...

photographic negative

photographic negative

subject : Messrs W. Turner, Fruiterer, Nos. 1-3. Window dressing competition....

Sentry Hill, Hugh Giffen McKinney, Sydney, Australia, and daughter Lorna, Tom McKinney, M. A. C. McKinney, Elsie McKinney, Bessie and Jack Dundee

Sentry Hill, Hugh Giffen McKinney, Sydney, Australia, and daughter Lorna, Tom McKinney, M. A. C. McKinney, Elsie McKinney, Bessie and Jack Dundee

Photograph, Dundee / McKinney glass plate negative. Subject : Sentry Hill, Hugh Giffen McKinney, Sydney, Australia, and daughter Lorna, Tom McKinney, ...

Photographic print

Photographic print

subject : View of Sport (Motor Cycling) Ulster Grand Prix 1964.;Condition : good...

Photograph; glass plate negative

Photograph; glass plate negative

Photograph, Harland and Wolff glass plate negative. subject :Engine Works drawing office interior...

Photograph

Photograph

subject : View of 600-ton crane in Harland & Wolff shipyard;Condition : good...

photographic negative

photographic negative

subject : to Parliament Buildings from inside main gates....

Industry ( Transport ) Antrim Red Bay Ferry

Industry ( Transport ) Antrim Red Bay Ferry

View of the Red Bay ferry ship leaving harbour the east coast of Co. Antrim...

Basket : bottleneck

Basket : bottleneck

Finely made coil woven bottleneck with brown and black decoration in stepped design....

Strabane

Strabane

Aerial view of Strabane...

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