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A person in a brightly decorated room next to a glass fish ornament
Experience
Rose Sinclair describes the history of Caribbean women and textiles
Pineapple
Experience
In-conversation with Michael McMillan, Mia Morris, and Zerritha Brown
A brown wooden bookcase on a white background
Domestic Game Changers
A brief history of BILLY
A bath and sink in a yellow bathroom
Domestic Game Changers
Exploring the history of drinking water at home
A person looking over their shoulder, with text overlaid that reads 'behind the door'
Experience
Motivated to turn things around
A spherical vacuum cleaner made of cream plastic
In pictures
A visual history of cleaning and housework
Pink wallpapered living with large mirror on a mantelpiece and large television set.
Domestic Game Changers
A brief history of mirrors
Portrait of Naila Yousef
Q & A
Naila shares her thoughts about home
A metal two-pronged fork with a cream handle, decorated with colourful patterns
Domestic Game Changers
How the fork came to dominate our dining tables
A lightbulb on a white background
Domestic Game Changers
From candles to electric lights
A person looking down, with text overlaid that reads 'behind the door'
Experience
Escape from abuse and county lines
Children looking at Christmas gifts underneath a tree
In pictures
Pictures of Christmas from the Museum's collections
Argos catalogue
Domestic Game Changers
A brief history of shopping at home
Portrait of Luke Edward Hall
Q & A
Luke shares his thoughts about home
Black and white image of two people sitting together in front of a television set
In pictures
A visual history of the television in England
Cream plastic machine with alarm clock and function for making tea
Article
What does Queen's I want to break free say about women and housework?
A person looking to the left, with text overlaid that reads 'behind the door'
Experience
Not giving up
Mantelpiece decorated with family photographs
Article
How we display our possessions
Cream plastic thermostat on white background
Domestic Game Changers
Warmth at the turn of a dial
A person looking towards the camera, with text overlaid that reads 'behind the door'
Experience
Settling after sleeping rough
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