[Helen] Beatrix Potter, Mrs William Heelis (1866–1943). She was the author of the Peter Rabbit book, among many others. When she died in 1943, she left over 4,000 acres of land, 16 farms, cottages and herds of cattle and Herdwick sheep to the British National Trust. Hers was the largest gift at that time to the National Trust, and it enabled the preservation of the lands now included in the Lake District National Park and the continuation of fell farming. The central office of the National…

[Helen] Beatrix Potter, Mrs William Heelis (1866–1943). She was the author of the Peter Rabbit book, among many others. When she died in 1943, she left over 4,000 acres of land, 16 farms, cottages and herds of cattle and Herdwick sheep to the British National Trust. Hers was the largest gift at that time to the National Trust, and it enabled the preservation of the lands now included in the Lake District National Park and the continuation of fell farming. The central office of the National…

National History Museum - Studio Sutherl& (Sutherland) have created these rather nice interactive posters for the National History Museum.

National History Museum - Studio Sutherl& (Sutherland) have created these rather nice interactive posters for the National History Museum.

Palais de la Porte Dorée Chronology of the French History of Immigration The National City of the History of Immigration – Paris December 2012

Palais de la Porte Dorée Chronology of the French History of Immigration The National City of the History of Immigration – Paris December 2012

INDUSTRY DURING FIRST WORLD WAR CHILWELL (Q 30036)   Munitions workers paint shells in the National Shell Filling Factory at Chilwell, Nottinghamshire, during the First World War.

INDUSTRY DURING FIRST WORLD WAR CHILWELL (Q 30036) Munitions workers paint shells in the National Shell Filling Factory at Chilwell, Nottinghamshire, during the First World War.

'Still Life: An Allegory of the Vanities of Human Life', 1640 by Harmen Steenwyck (1612-1656)

'Still Life: An Allegory of the Vanities of Human Life', 1640 by Harmen Steenwyck (1612-1656)

Explore the world of Ancient Egypt by playing the terrific games shared by the Museum of Scotland: Egyptian tomb adventure, Land of the Egyptians, Dress like an Egyptian, Egyptian hieroglyphics and Temple stores game

Explore the world of Ancient Egypt by playing the terrific games shared by the Museum of Scotland: Egyptian tomb adventure, Land of the Egyptians, Dress like an Egyptian, Egyptian hieroglyphics and Temple stores game

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