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Fisherman in India
Two Indian fishermen catching a fish during a hunting trip. Caption on reverse reads 'Two men with but a single thought'.

HMS Repulse
View of the forecastle deck with engine room vents looking forward on the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

Death of King Gustav II Adolf of Sweden
Letter from Alexander Leslie to the Marquis of Hamilton, announcing the death at the battle of Lutzen of Gustavus Adolphus, King Gustav II Adolf of Sweden.

HMS Hood
Starboard side view of the aft superstructure of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the mainmast, lifeboats, rafts, anti-aircraft guns and a 5.5 inch Mk1 gun.

Coal bing at Buckhaven, 1935
Photograph of ramp leading to the low level tip at Buckhaven coal bing, Fife. The Wemyss Colliery discharged coal washery refuse at the bing.

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the bridge instruments of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

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

Prisoners, Glasgow, 1882
Page from index to the prison register of Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow, with photographs of male criminal prisoners.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with all her 6 inch guns aboard, both sides and lower belt of armour finished except for four closing plates.