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Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher, her husband Denis Thatcher, and Malcolm Rifkind, the then Secretary of State for Scotland, standing before a large gateway during a visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of construction of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

Pressing and packing cordite, HM Factory Gretna, 1918
Photograph of four female workers pressing and packing cordite at HM Munitions Factory Gretna

Sea boring tower in the Forth, 1955
Photograph of a National Coal Board sea boring tower in Firth of Forth.

NCB scientific trailer, 1950s-1960s
Photograph of a trailer of the National Coal Board scientific department.

Signature of Mary Queen of Scots
Signature of Mary Queen of Scots from a royal letter under the Signet

Workmen lining moulds at Carron Works, 20th century
Photograph of workmen at the Carron Works near Falkirk lining moulds with sand before they are filled with molten metal. The men in foreground are smoking.

First Act of the New Scottish Parliament
The first Act of law passed by the devolved Scottish Parliament in 1999.

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the launch of the Royal Australian Navy Indefatigable Class battlecruiser on the slipway at John Brown & Co shipyard, Clydebank as she slides stern first into the Clyde river.