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Enter one or more keywords in the "Search for" box below. Note the list of Object Names below (the number in brackets indicates how many records we currently have for each name) You may wish to try these terms as a keyword.

Object Names

| Animal remains (43) | Apron (2) | Armband (8) | Axe (3) | Badge (67) | Bag (4) | Banner (3) | Bath (3) | Bayonet (2) | Blade (5) | Bobbin (4) | Bonnet (3) | Book (80) | Booklet (252) | Bookmark (2) | Bottle (41) | Box (32) | Brick (26) | Brush (3) | Button (9) | Buttonhook (2) | Calendar (4) | Camera (4) | Cannon-ball (2) | Card (28) | Case (6) | Cash Register (3) | Chair (2) | Chisel (5) | Clinometer (2) | Clock (3) | Coat (2) | Coin (63) | Collar (9) | Component (765) | Cosmetics (3) | Cup (10) | Cutter (2) | Document (1036) | Doll (4) | Drawing (54) | Dress (3) | Dressing (3) | Drill (5) | Envelope (4) | Eraser (2) | Flag (2) | Geological sample (11) | Gimlet (5) | Gloves (3) | Handbill (26) | Hanger (4) | Hankerchief (2) | Hat (3) | Iron (13) | Jacket (4) | Jar (11) | Jug (7) | Kettle (2) | Key (2) | Kiln furniture (8) | Knife (5) | Lamp (3) | Last (3) | Leaflet (146) | Letter (16) | Lid (5) | Light (7) | Lithic (2) | Magazine (107) | Map (46) | Measure (2) | Medal (16) | Medallion (7) | Micrometer (6) | Mirror (2) | Mixer (2) | Model (7) | Mop (5) | Mould (2) | Mug (11) | Newspaper (5) | Newspaper cutting (16) | Oil Painting (6) | Ornament (3) | Packet (2) | Pan (7) | Panel (2) | Pen (3) | Pencil (3) | Photograph (7812) | Pipe (67) | Plane (8) | Plaque (7) | Plate (7) | Pliers (6) | Poster (28) | Pot (7) | Pouch (3) | Print (18) | Printing block (76) | Pump (2) | Puzzle (2) | Rack (2) | Radio receiver (7) | Rattle (2) | Record (4) | Respirator (5) | Rod (2) | Rossette (2) | Sampler (10) | Saw (2) | Seal (3) | Sewing Machine (3) | Shield (11) | Shirt (2) | Shoe (3) | Sieve (2) | Sign (9) | Skirt (2) | Sleeve (24) | Smock (4) | Socks (3) | Spectacles (9) | Spoon (2) | Stamp (4) | Stand (7) | Stockings (2) | Stove (3) | Supports (3) | T Shirt (2) | Tape Cassette (2) | Tape Recorder (4) | Telegram (18) | Telephone (3) | Thimble (2) | Tie (5) | Tile (2) | Tin (34) | Token (2) | Tongs (4) | Tool (21) | Towel (2) | Toy (2) | Transformer (2) | Trap (2) | Tray (4) | Trophy (8) | Trouser (2) | Undergarments (18) | Vase (3) | Visual display unit (3) | Waistcoat (3) | Washboard (2) | Watercolour (49) |

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... Object Number: 1991.105.005_4 Object Category: Cultural Tradition Object ... Object Number: 1991.105.005_4 Object Category: Cultural Tradition Object ...
Terms matched: 2

2. Alluminium saucepan with lid - c.1940 [Food, Drink and Tobacco (Domestic and Family Life]
... | Object Number: 1999.016.002-003 Object Category: Food ... Drink and Tobacco (Domestic and Family Life) Object Name ...
Terms matched: 2

... | Object Number: 1999.030.002 Object Category: Construction Object Name ... | Object Number: 1999.030.002 Object Category: Construction Object Name ...
Terms matched: 2

4. Land Army Girl - Edna Smith [Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing]
... Object Number: 1987.121.003 Object Category: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing Object Name: Photograph Maker:-Production ...
Terms matched: 1

5. Bill Groom's retirement [Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing]
... Object Number: E2005.047.010 Object Category: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing Object Name: Photograph Maker: Lidstone Family ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 2002.062.003 Object Category: Administration and Records (Domestic and Family Life) Object Name: Photograph ...
Terms matched: 1

7. Agars Plough Holiday Carnival [Amenities, Entertainment and Sport]
... Object Number: 2000.044.002 Object Category: Amenities, Entertainment and Sport Object Name: Leaflet Maker: Luff, ...
Terms matched: 1

8. Bill Groom's retirement [Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing]
... Object Number: E2005.047.010 Object Category: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing Object Name: Photograph Maker: Lidstone Family ...
Terms matched: 1

... click to enlarge | Object Number: 1985.002.001-003 Object Category: Cleaning and Maintenance Object Name: Stove Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1987.102.001 Object Category: Cleaning and Maintenance Object Name: Mop Maker:-Production Period: ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1985.001.010 Object Category: Cleaning and Maintenance Object Name: Iron Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1985.011.005 Object Category: Cleaning and Maintenance Object Name: Tool Maker:-Production Period: ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1994.067.001_7 Object Category: Construction Object Name: Component Maker:-Production Period: Mid 20th ...
Terms matched: 1

14. Grenville Hall - Stoke Poges Lane - Evening for Naval Brigade [Administration and Records (Domestic and Family)]
... Object Number: 1986.100.001 Object Category: Administration and Records (Domestic and Family Life) Object Name: Photograph ...
Terms matched: 1

15. Black Boy Public House, High Street [Distribution; Hotels and Catering; Repairs]
... Object Number: 1985.034.001A Object Category: Distribution; Hotels and Catering; Repairs Object Name: Photograph Maker: ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1986.105.002 Object Category: Education Object Name: Book Maker: Macmillan & Co Ltd Production Period ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1993.061.007 Object Category: Energy and Water Supply Object Name: Photograph ...
Terms matched: 1

18. Barlova Malted Milk Coupon - 1941 [Food, Drink and Tobacco (Domestic and Family Life]
... Object Number: 1996.024.001 Object Category: Food, Drink and Tobacco (Domestic and Family Life) Object Name ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 2001.049.017 Object Category: Amenities, Entertainment and Sport Object Name: ...
Terms matched: 1

20. Ogdens Aintree Tobacco Mixture Tin (Not dated) [Food, Drink and Tobacco (Personal Life)]
... Object Number: 2000.016.034 Object Category: Food, Drink and Tobacco (Personal Life) Object Name: Tin ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1986.142.002 Object Category: General (Working Life) Object Name: Photograph Maker: Greville's Studio ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1995.010.001 Object Category: General (Working Life) Object Name: ...
Terms matched: 1

23. Vita - Tex Factory - Sewing Machine Shop [General (Working Life)]
... Object Number: 1986.025.010 Object Category: General (Working Life) Object Name: Photograph Maker:-Production ...
Terms matched: 1

24. Recruitment Adverisement for Omes-Faulkners Ltd, Colnbrook [Metals and Metal Goods, Engineering, etc]
... Object Number: 1991.112.001_9 Object Category: Metals and Metal Goods, Engineering, etc Object Name: Component Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1986.021.001 Object Category: Metals and Metal Goods, Engineering, etc Object Name: Photograph Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1987.078.001 Object Category: Minerals and Chemicals Object Name: Book Maker: Elliman Sons & Co ...
Terms matched: 1

27. The last day of making Ellimanís Embrocation [Minerals and Chemicals]
... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1986.013.003 Object Category: Minerals and Chemicals Object Name: Photograph Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

28. Halleys Soda Water Syphon incised R Halley, Slough c.1920 [Other Manufacturing Industries]
... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1990.082.001 Object Category: Other Manufacturing Industries Object Name: Siphon Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1988.151.011 Object Category: Other (Working Life) Object Name: Photograph Maker:-Production ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1988.151.012 Object Category: Other (Working Life) Object Name: Photograph Maker:-Production ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1988.151.014 Object Category: Other (Working Life) Object Name: Photograph Maker:-Production ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1987.157.037 Object Category: Other (Working Life) Object Name: Photograph Maker: Photo Coverage ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1988.151.001 Object Category: Other (Working Life) Object Name: Photograph Maker:-Production ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1986.173.044B Object Category: Other (Working Life) Object Name: ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1999.012.001 Object Category: Relics, Mementoes and Memorials Object Name: ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 1987.154.001 Object Category: Transport and Communications Object Name: Component Maker:-Production Period: ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1990.071.001 Object Category: Warfare and Defence Object Name: Tin Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

... Object Number: 2000.020.039 Object Category: Warfare and Defence Object Name: Photograph Maker:-Production Period: ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1991.006.027 Object Category: Welfare and Wellbeing Object Name: Photograph Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 1991.016.001 Object Category: Welfare and Wellbeing Object Name: Photograph Maker ...
Terms matched: 1

... | click to enlarge | Object Number: 2001.049.004 Object Category: Welfare and Wellbeing Object Name: Photograph Maker ...
Terms matched: 1
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On-line Catalogue
A computerised collections catalogue was made available to museum visitors in October 2004, thanks to support from The Heritage Lottery Fund, Slough Social Fund, The Co-op, The Pilgrim Trust, SEMLAC and The People’s Purse, and we are now pleased to be able to provide an on-line version for you to search at home. This work is in progress so please bear with us whilst we upload the final pages. Currently categories A-C on the drop down menu are available to search.

Since 1986..
Slough Museum began collecting in 1986 and now has over 10,000 objects and photographs chronicling the development of Slough town and borough and the people who have found in Slough a place to live, work and enjoy life!

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