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RMS Queen Elizabeth
View of the stern from the starboard side looking aft at the propeller of RMS Queen Elizabeth at John Brown and Company shipyard, Clydebank.

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.

Prisoner, Glasgow, 1883
Photograph of Samuel Johnstone, a prisoner in Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow.

British soldiers advancing through Aarnhem, 1944
Photograph of four British soldiers advancing through Aarnhem in the Netherlands, at the corner of Bergstraat and Oude Kraan. The soldiers are crouching beside the fence of the Hotel du Soleil.

The Gloster 26/28 jet plane 1945
Photograph of Gloster jet aeroplane taking off.

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

LMS Class 5XP Jubilee 4-6-0 Locomotive No. 45588 "Kashmir"
LMS Class 5XP Jubilee 4-6-0 Locomotive No. 45588 "Kashmir" passing through Thankerton, Lanarkshire.

Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony, 29 April 1988
Photograph of Malcolm Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, at the podium with HRH Princess Diana sitting to one side with a choir and a group of scouts behind them during the Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony.

Men at work on the hull bottom of the City of New York, 1889
Photograph showing men at work on the bottom of the hull of the ocean liner City of New York at Clydebank, 1888.