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

LMS Stanier Class 5, 4-6-0 "Black Five" mixed traffic Locomotive No. 44924
LMS Stanier Class 5, 4-6-0 "Black Five" mixed traffic Locomotive No. 44924 at Perth.

HMS Barham
View from a high walkway of workmen operating a riveting machine on the hull of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Royal Field Artillery battery in action in Mesopotamia, c 1917
Photograph of a Royal Field Artillery Battery in action in Mesopotamia, looking down the row of field guns.

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.

Glasgow Garden Festival 1988
Photograph of the then Prime Minister Rt Hon. Margaret Thatcher and her husband Denis Thatcher looking at a Clydesdale horse during their visit to the Glasgow Garden Festival.

Rothes Colliery roadway, 1950s
Photograph of narrow roadway at Rothes Colliery.

Farm servant with cow, Glen Creran, 1866
Photograph of farm worker, Janet, with cow in Glen Creran

Bottle labelled 'Arsenic Poison'
Bottle labelled 'Arsenic Poison', no. 212 of inventory of productions in the trial of Madeleine Smith.