Louis Marie Hilaire Bernigaud, French chemist, early 20th century.
Nazeing Glassworks, c 1980
Sir William Henry Perkin, English chemist, c late 19th century.
Drawing made using a 1909 harmonograph.
Cassegrain reflecting telescope, Newcastle upon Tyne, 1931.
George Salmon, Irish mathematician and theologian, late 19th century.
C S Rolls driving his 60 hp Mors motor car, 1902.
Richard S Lawrence, American engineer, late 19th century.
The destruction of the ‘Victoria & Albert’ balloon, 16 June 1851.
Frontispiece of ´Cosmic System´ by Galileo, 1663.
Handley Page ´Horatius´, Croydon Airport, Greater London, c 1930s.
Trade card of John Mottram, engraver, c 1851.
´Interior of the Well House, Carisbrooke Castle, Isle of Wight’, c 1850s.
Samuel Franklin Cody and his ´manlifting kite´, c 1904.
´The Nile Control Works’, early 1920s.
´Give me the first one that comes´, c 1850.
Erwin Schrodinger, Austrian physicist, lecturing at the blackboard, c 1950.
Lee de Forest, American electrical engineer and inventor, c 1960.
J H Steward, English optician.
The erecting shop at the Grand Junction Railway engine-works, Crewe, 1849
´Travellers Fare’, BR poster, 1980.
The ‘Nassau’ balloon over London, c 1836.
‘Cotton Gin, Eastern Turkestan’, c 1874.
SS ´Great Britain´ ashore in Dundrum Bay, Ireland, 1846.
Nintendo ´Game Boy´, 1989.
Blanchard’s first ascent in a balloon, 2 March 1784.
The first manned free flight ascent in a balloon, 21 November 1783.
Victoria Blast Furnaces, South Wales, 1880-1895.
´New-bridge, Oxfordshire’, 1799.
800 hp double cylinder engines fitted to HMS ´Retribution´, 1842.
Classroom full of primary school girls, Birmingham, West Midlands, c 1928.
Sir Jagadis C Bose, Indian physicist and botanist, c 1920.
New roof under construction, Paddington station, London, 1910s.
Hermann Von Helmholtz, German physicist, c 1880s.
Batefield Control, the Paris-Berlin race, 1901.
A mosque in Istanbul, Turkey, c 1910s.
Gelli Colliery, Ystrad, Rhondda Cynon Taff, South Wales, 1890-1895.
Route of the Schneider Trophy contest, Hampshire, September 1931.
‘Milk of course’, poster, c 1950.
St Pancras station roof, London, 1868.
Mount Wilson Observatory, California, USA, 1916-1918.
John Watkins Brett, British engineer, c 1860s.
Collection of file-cutters tools, 1880-1920.
Sir Edward Barry, English religious and medical writer, c 1800-1822.
´Seven Feet, Old Passenger´, steam locomotive, 1857.
Sir Malcolm Campbell, English sportsman and racer, 1935.
Chassis of a 6 hp Panhard motor car, 1898.
Crystal Palace, Hyde Park, London, 1851.
The Royal Observatory, Greenwich, London, 1914.
Souter Point lighthouse lamp, 1879.
‘Tractatus’, the use of a quadrant to measure the height of a building, 1535.
Fabric from the Caroline Islands, (Micronesia), 1822-1825.
Exhibition showing image of Dennis Gabor, British inventor of holography, 1988.
The Doric portico, Euston Station, London, 1919.
´Baghla ´Fathel Khark´, Stern View´, 1909.
´The New Tower Bridge over the Thames’, 1894.
´The Thames Tunnel’, London, 1827.
‘In Perspective, No 4’, LMS poster, 1923-47.
GWR broad gauge locomotives, Swindon Works, Wiltshire, 1892.
Sir Isaac Newton, English mathematician and physicist, 1727.
Sadi Carnot, French theoretical physicist, 1806.
´Look what you Gain when you Travel by Train’, BR poster, 1977.
´Rail Excursions to Withernsea’, BR poster, 1948-1965.
Rene Bohn, German chemist, early 20th century.
George England, English locomotive maker, mid-19th century.
‘First Ascension of a Montgolfier at Annonay’, France, 5 June 1783.
Side lever engine plan for a 20 hp engine, July 1825.
Handbill advertising Gypson’s balloon ascent, 1 October 1841.
Lay silhouette figure of a child to aid figure drawing, 1930s.
A farm labourer carrying hay to add to a stook, 1900-1930.
‘Sketches of Stations where the Transit of Venus was Observed’, 1874.
Minefield warning sign, Cambodia, 1997-2002.
Construction of the Rotherhithe Tunnel, London, 1906.
The ‘Great Circle’, Palermo, Sicily, Italy, 1862-1876.
Assembly of the Hubble Space Telescope, 1980s.
Funeral of King Philip V of Spain, 1746.
The constellation Ursa Major, 1603.
Handbill announcing Sadler’s balloon ascent, 1814.
Two aviators sitting in an aeroplane with its skin and wings removed, c 1910s.
Wolfgang Pauli and Arnold Sommerfeld, physicists, c 1940.
Brian Lieberman and Jeremy Osborn, IVF specialists, 1980s.
Bleriot leaving Calais, France, 25 July 1909.
New iron bridge at Civitavecchia, Italy, c 1859.
HP42 G-AAXE ´Hengist´ with natives of the Shiluk tribe, Sudan, c 1930s.
William Gilbert, English physician, late 16th century.
Disembarking passengers at Khartoum, Sudan, c 1930s.
Amy Johnson, English pilot, c 1930.
´Puffing Billy´ steam locomotive, outside the Patent Museum, London, 1876.
‘Plan of the Spurn Point’ lighthouse, River Humber, 1786.
Brunel´s coaking machine, c 1804.
Von Breydenbach´s map of Jerusalem, Palestine, 1486.
Benjamin Fothergill, c 1850s.
Workers leaving the Singer Sewing Machine Factory at Kilbowie, c 1900.
Baron Jean Baptiste Fourier, French mathematician, c 1810.
HP42 G-AAXF ´Helena´ departing from a remote airport, 1930s.
A game of handball, early 20th century.
Sir William Fothergill Cooke, English inventor, c 1870s.
Salmson biplane under construction, c 1917.
Benjamin Martin, English mathematician and instrument maker, c 1730s.
Trade card for H Moll, 1727.
George Graham, clock and instrument maker, c 1740s.
De Pischoff tractor biplane, Paris, France, 1907.
Letter from Combe, Barbour & Combe to R Jenkins, 18 October 1883.
´First view of practical chymistry began in the Universal Magazine in Dec 1747’.
Construction of the Rotherhithe Tunnel, London, 1906.
Textile factory, Carlsviks, Stockholm, Sweden, c 1840.
Railway Executive Committee poster, 1939-1945.
Brochure promoting the use of Kodak cameras in India, 1931.
‘Grand Orrery by Thomas Wright’, London, 1715-1728
John Scott Russell, Scottish naval architect and engineer, c 1860-1869.
´Mansion Polish - Makes Floors Shine like Mirrors´, poster, 1950s.
Opening ceremony of the Aswan Dam, Egypt, 1902.
´The Karnak Clepsydra´, Egyptian celestial diagram, c 1400 BC.
Christian Doppler, Austrian physicist, c 1840s.
Construction of the Rotherhithe Tunnel, London, 1907.
Women workers, Gretna munitions factory, Scotland, 1918.
Interior of a slum, London, 1 November 1934.
Workers at George Spill & Company, Stepney Green, London, 1855-1864.
´Thames Tunnel’, London, c 1845.
Sir William Robert Grove, Welsh lawyer and physicist, c 1850.
´The Tyle Kilns’, 1780-1830.
‘The Late Fatal Experiment’, Cocking’s parachute descent, 24 July 1837.
Bioscope operators and assistants, Grand National, Aintree, Liverpool, 1911.
Girolamo Cardano, Italian astrologer and mathematician, 16th century.
Great North of Scotland Railway express locomotive no 115, c 1900.
Volk’s sea car, Kemptown, Brighton, East Sussex, 1896-1901.
John Frederic Daniell, English metrologist and chemist, c 1830s.
Sir Arthur Cayley, English mathematician, mid-19th century.
The opening of GCR’s Immingham Dock, Lincolnshire, 22 July 1912.
Plate taken from Blondlots ´N Rays’, 1905.
‘The New Golden Arrow Pullman´, SR poster, 1929.
Samuel Franklin Cody, British aviator, 1912.
William Parsons, Third Earl of Rosse, 1851.
Launching gear used for ´Great Eastern´, 1857.
‘Goodnight milk for bright good mornings’, c 1960s-1970s.
Boeing 247D arriving at Wroughton, Wiltshire, 3rd August 1982.
Nicolas Flamel, French alchemist, 14th century.
Christopher Blackett, 1780-1830.
Twisted chimney of Rose Inn, Peldon, after the East Anglian earthquake, 1884.
William Oughtred, English mathematician, 17th century.
Temples and houses in the village of Caieli, Island of Buru, 1822-1825.
Bank holiday at the zoo, London, 1871.
Soldiers and nurses posing in the grounds of a hospital, 1914-1918.
Central Park, New York City, New York, USA, c 1865.
HP42 passengers embark at Khartoum, Sudan, 1931-1941.
Rhea, one of the moons of Saturn, photographed by Voyager 1, 1980.
North British Railway locomotive No 31, c 1860.
‘A notice for all non-penguins´, BR poster, 1995.
Couple using exercise wheels on a Florida beach, United States, c 1935.
Pierre-Eugene Marcellin Berthelot, French chemist and politician, c 1890s.
Volk’s sea railway station, Brighton, East Sussex, 1896-1901.
Sir Charles Alexander Cameron, 19th century.
Merry-Go-Round filling coal hopper wagons at Shirebrook Colliery, 1993.
´Train passing over Forth Bridge. North British Railway´, c 1890-1891.
Dr Oswald John Silberrad, English chemist, 1902-1906.
Thomas Edison, American inventor, c 1880.
Solar eclipse, 28 July 1851.
Frederick George Donnan, chemist, 1914.
Alexander Russell, President of the Physical Society, c 1920s.
Niccolo Tartaglia, Italian mathematician and mechanician, c 1550-1560.
HMS ‘Caesar’, Portsmouth, 1854.
C S Rolls in his 7 hp Panhard motor car, 1903.
0-6-0 tank locomotive, 1878.
Io, one of the moons of Jupiter, showing a volcanic eruption on the rim, 1979.
Model, or small example, of Nasmyth´s steam hammer, c 1848.
Johanne and Matilda Hertz, daughters of Heirnrich and Elizabeth Hertz, c 1889.
Friedrich Koenig, German printing pioneer, early 19th century.
The Slitting Room of Birmingham Pen Factory, 1851.
Bronze seated figurine of the young Imhotep, 900 BC - 300 BC.
Outdoor archery event, early 20th century.
Francis A Pratt, American mechanical engineer, late 19th century.
Smithfield Market, London 1855.
Two British soldiers, 1914-1918.
‘The Balloon of d’Arlandes crossing Paris’, 1783.
French No 3 stand at the Great Exhibition, Crystal Palace, London, 1851.
20th century model of 19th century workshop.
´Description of a Singular Appearance seen in the Sun’, 1859.
´Second Lot of Goods´, steam locomotive, 1857.
Jean Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician, 17th century.
Patrick Adie, instrument maker, late 19th century.
William Henry Perkin Junior, English chemist, c 1914.
Assembling the Hooker Telescope building, c 1916.
Parsons Steam Turbo-Generator 60 KW, 1901.
Photographs of prisoners, c 1880.
Drawing of Hubble Telescope, 1980s.
The Metropolitan Underground Railway, 1863.
‘The Wreck of the ‘Geant’’, 19 October 1863.
Construction of the Panama Canal, Panama, 1912.