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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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Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

coal spillage plate and brackets

coal spillage plate and brackets

company - LMS London Midland and Scottish Railway technical drawing title - coal spillage plate and brackets drawing number - D37-15171 scale - 3inch...

smokebox bottom plates

smokebox bottom plates

company - LMS London Midland and Scottish Railway technical drawing title - smokebox bottom plates drawing number - D37-14806 scale - 3inches to 1foot...

'Allies Memorial'

'Allies Memorial'

slide from lecture derived from Jim Maultsaid's War Book showing veterans at Allies memorial at Theipval; numbered 3/4...

brake shaft carriers

brake shaft carriers

company - LMS London Midland and Scottish Railway technical drawing title - brake shaft carriers, 3500 gallon tenders drawing number - D37-14925 scal...

Agnus Dei Reliquary

Agnus Dei Reliquary

'Agnus Dei Reliquary. Gold box in the form of a book; the hinged lid is decorated in relief, with a central area framed by pillars and topped with a p...

pipe clips and carriers

pipe clips and carriers

company - LMS London Midland and Scottish Railway technical drawing title - pipe clips and carriers drawing number - D37-14928 scale -3inch to 1 foot ...

Swamp at Thiepval

Swamp at Thiepval

slide from lecture derived from Jim Maultsaid's War Book showing the swamp at Thiepval forest, with a shell bursting and two soldiers in right foregro...

MASK

MASK

Painted white, dark coloured ornamentation on forehead and cheeks...

'Trench Warfare on the Somme 1915-16' 'Up With Soup'

'Trench Warfare on the Somme 1915-16' 'Up With Soup'

slide from lecture derived from Jim Maultsaid's War Book showing cartoon signed J. Maultsaid 1917; published in 'The Incinerator' RIR regimental magaz...

STAMP; Official stamp from Great Britain - Army : 1/2 penny

STAMP; Official stamp from Great Britain - Army : 1/2 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

STAMP; [Revenue] stamp from Great Britain : 3 pence

STAMP; [Revenue] stamp from Great Britain : 3 pence

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from India : 4 annas

Stamp from India : 4 annas

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. loose : postally used....

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from British East Africa : 1 1/2 annas

Stamp from British East Africa : 1 1/2 annas

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : mint. denomin...

Stamp from India : 1/2 anna

Stamp from India : 1/2 anna

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from the Falkland Islands : 1/2 penny

Stamp from the Falkland Islands : 1/2 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Great Britain : 2 1/2 pence

Stamp from Great Britain : 2 1/2 pence

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from India : 2 annas

Stamp from India : 2 annas

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

STAMP; Unidentified stamp from Great Britain : 6 pence

STAMP; Unidentified stamp from Great Britain : 6 pence

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 10 pounds

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 10 pounds

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from British Honduras : 1 penny, surcharged 1 cent

Stamp from British Honduras : 1 penny, surcharged 1 cent

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Cyprus : 1 piastre

Stamp from Cyprus : 1 piastre

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from India : 2 1/2 annas

Stamp from India : 2 1/2 annas

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Ceylon : 3 cents

Stamp from Ceylon : 3 cents

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

STAMP; Unidentified telegraph stamp from Great Britain : 1 shilling

STAMP; Unidentified telegraph stamp from Great Britain : 1 shilling

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 8 pence

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 8 pence

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

STAMP; Unidentified fiscal stamp from Hong Kong : 2 dollars

STAMP; Unidentified fiscal stamp from Hong Kong : 2 dollars

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Great Britain : 1/2 penny

Stamp from Great Britain : 1/2 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from British Honduras : 20 cents

Stamp from British Honduras : 20 cents

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 2 pence

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 2 pence

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 6 pence

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 6 pence

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

Stamp from Great Britain : 1 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from the Fiji Islands (Fiji) : 1/2 penny

Stamp from the Fiji Islands (Fiji) : 1/2 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : mint. denomin...

Stamp from the Cape of Good Hope : 1/2 penny

Stamp from the Cape of Good Hope : 1/2 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from the Fiji Islands (Fiji) : 1 penny

Stamp from the Fiji Islands (Fiji) : 1 penny

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Great Britain : 6 pence

Stamp from Great Britain : 6 pence

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from India : 1 anna

Stamp from India : 1 anna

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. loose : postally used....

Stamp from British Guiana : 1 cent

Stamp from British Guiana : 1 cent

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : mint. denomin...

Stamp from India : 4 annas

Stamp from India : 4 annas

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. loose : postally used....

Stamp from British Guiana : 72 cents

Stamp from British Guiana : 72 cents

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from India : 2 1/2 annas

Stamp from India : 2 1/2 annas

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from Hong Kong : 2 cents

Stamp from Hong Kong : 2 cents

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 2 1/2 pence

Stamp from the British South Africa Company (Rhodesia) : 2 1/2 pence

J. St Clair Boyd album, the Imperial Postage Stamp Album . Vol. I : Stamps of the British Empire (Great Britain and Colonies).. hinged : postally used...