Buildings and Architecture

The History Centre collections include a wide variety of material that can be used to conduct research into buildings and architecture. The collections listed below are particularly useful for this type of research. The links will take you to pages which explore individual collections and how they can help your research.

Plans of Unhealthy Dwellings (C THU)
City Architects Housing Department (C TAH)
City Health Department Photographs (C THD.3)
Records of Damage and First Aid Repairs to Individual Properties (C TAY/AR)
Trade Directories 
Ordnance Survey Maps 
Health Department Photographs (L Hull Corporation Health Department Photographs)
Illustrations Index (Lp)
Francis Johnson & Partners, Architects (U DFJ)
Georgian Society for East Yorkshire (U DGS)

Please note that not all of these collections are available to search using our online catalogue. Some are only searchable onsite at the History Centre. Please see individual pages for details. 

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