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Studio portrait of Gezina du Plessis
Victorian cabinet portrait of Gezina Du Plessis, second wife of South African president Paul Kruger.

HMS Barham
View from above looking forward towards the bow of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing the forward mast being stepped.

The King visits the war workers, 1939-1945
Photograph of George VI visiting a naval workyard.

Minister of United Presbyterian Church, 19th century
Photograph of Reverend John McFarlane, minister of the United Presbyterian Church

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

HMS Repulse
View of the front half of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank, showing work progressing on the conning tower and the foremast.

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

HMAS Australia (512)
View of the amidships area from the starboard side of the County-Class heavy cruiser HMAS Australia at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank showing the lifeboats, superstructure and 3 QF 4-inch anti-aircraft guns and a 3pdr gun.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern from midship of the main deck of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.