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Hand decorated illumination on fifteenth century printed book
Fasciculus temporum omnes antiquorum cronicas complectens by Werner Rolewinck, printed at Strasbourg c 1487.

RMS Queen Elizabeth
Photograph documenting the construction of the RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown ship yard, Clydebank.

St Kilda, Outer Hebrides
Photograph of Mary Ann McGuinn, resident of St Kilda.

HMS Barham
View of the stern from the starboard side with plating of the framework underway of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

War savings rally, George Square Glasgow, 1939-1945
Photograph of preparation for war savings campaign rally in George Square Glasgow

Tour of southern Spain
The city of Toledo, looking across the river Tagus, Castile-La Mancha, Spain, showing the Alcazar or Moorish fortress dominating the skyline.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher talking to a group of people whilst reporters and a policeman look on during her visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

HMS Repulse
View of the starboard side of the stern of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse showing the starboard propellers and the rudder.

Shotcreete operator at Blairhill Colliery, 1965
Photograph of a shotcrete operator spraying concrete on a wall at Blairhall Colliery in Fife.