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Forth Railway Bridge construction
Photograph of riveters at work, watched by two workers balanced on a Jubilee crane behind.

Theatre bar lounge, QE2, 1969
Photograph of theatre bar lounge on the Cunard liner RMS Queen Elizabeth II.

Prisoner, Glasgow, 1883
Photograph of Alexander Campbell, a prisoner in Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow.

Public notice for Chartist meeting in Dundee, 1842
Public notice inviting Dundee factories, mills, foundries and workshops to send delegates to a meeting to be held in the schoolroom in Pullar's Close

Rob Roy's contract with the Duke of Montrose
Deed between Robert Campbell, alias Rob Roy Macgregor, and the Duke of Montrose. Rob Roy undertakes to buy 840 cows for several landowners in west of Scotland.

Weavers, Darvel, c 1881
Photograph of Andrew Smith and Hugh Young, two weavers of the village of Darvel.

Miner and apprentice, 1965
Photographs of apprentice miner and colliery manager at Killoch Colliery, Ayrshire

Glasgow Garden Festival Opening Ceremony 29 April 1988
Photograph of Malcolm Rifkind, then Secretary of State for Scotland, at the podium flanked by HRH Prince Charles and Princess Diana next to the Pyramid. Behind them is a choir.

Prisoner, Glasgow, 1883
Photograph of James Stewart, a prisoner in Barlinnie Prison, Glasgow.