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Manuscript Created date: early 19th – early 20th century
An album of Baha’i calligraphy including childhood calligraphic exercises by Baha’u’llah and tablets by Baha’u’llah copi...
Manuscript Created date: 1909-1910
This is a fair manuscript copy of three pieces (1, 3, 4 and 5, bars 1-16) from Arnold Schoenberg’s Fünf Orchesterstücke,...
Print, Illustration, Image
This portfolio contains unbound plates of the 16 designs used for the 1907 edition of Oscar Wilde’s Salomé by Jo...
Manuscript Created date: 1910
The Firebird (Zhar’ptitsa, or L’Oiseau de Feu) is the work that made Stravinsky famous and remains one of his most popul...
Cigarette card Created date: c. 1890s
These cigarette cards, and others such as Philips cigarettes, were typical collectors items at the turn of the 20th cent...
Printed music Created date: 1907
Frederick Delius’s Brigg Fair (1907) is a set of variations for large orchestra based on the folksong ‘Unto Brigg Fair’....
Manuscript, Draft Created date: 1908–10
This is the manuscript draft of E M Forster’s novel Howards End. First published in 1910, the novel became Forster’s fir...
Edward Elgar’s Violin Concerto in B minor, Opus 61 was composed between 1909 and 1910 and dedicated to the violinist Fri...
Photograph Created date: 1910-1920
In 1882, Fredrik Bajer (1837-1922) founded Foreningen til Danmarks Nevtralisering, the Association of Danish Neutrality,...
Manuscript Created date: 1909-1911
The composer George Butterworth studied at Eton College and Trinity College, Oxford. At Oxford he came into contact wit...
Book, Illustration, Image, Photogravure
These portraits show two well-known Victorian actors in a ground-breaking production of The Merchant of Venice at the Ly...
Manuscript, Letter, Ephemera Created date: 1908–24
These are some of the letters that E M Forster sent to his friend and fellow writer Lytton Strachey, one of the core mem...
These leaflets were produced between 1912 and 1914 by the National Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies (NUWSS). Led by M...
Photograph, Image Created date: c. 1906 - 1914
Emmeline Pankhurst is shown in this photograph, flanked by police officers, during the WSPU’s (Women’s Social and Polit...
Photograph, Image Created date: c. 1900
This photograph shows Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett, who chaired the NUWSS (National Union of Women's Suffrage Societie...