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The Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary leaving Clydebank Dock
Photograph of the Cunard Line ocean liner Queen Mary leaving Clydebank Dock.

Princes Street, Edinburgh, 1858
Photograph of the east end of Princes Street, Edinburgh

The lady with the lamp, 1943
Photograph of a front line nurse attending a casualty in a field clearing station.

Masai women, Kenya, 1910
Photograph of Masai women in British East Africa, now Kenya.

HMS Barham
View from above of the forecastle deck of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, showing work on laying the wooden decking and on the main mast.

HMS Hood
Photograph of the stern of the Royal Navy Admiral-Class battlecruiser HMS Hood showing the rudder and propeller shafts just before the propeller blades were fitted at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank.

E50 (submarine)
View of the bridge looking aft on the Royal Navy E-class submarine E50.

Houses at Ellenabeich
Group of children outside workers' cottages, Argyllshire.

HMS Barham
View of the keel and rib bases at the stern of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham at low tide during the early stages of construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.