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Gaelic Eulogy
Decorated presentation copy of the lament on the death of Donnachadh Dubh a' Churraic, Black Duncan of the Cowl.

Receipt for payment for playing football in Dalry Park in Edinburgh, 1826
Receipt for payment by John Hope for the use of Dalry Park to play football and practise archery in in 1825. John Hope's Foot-Ball Club in Edinburgh may be the earliest known football club in the world.

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

HMAS Australia (402)
View of the starboard side of the stern and aft area of the Indefatigable-Class battlecruiser, HMAS Australia with a crowd of sailors clustered around the guns of X turret.

Treaty of Union 1707
Section eight of full transcript of the Act ratifying and approving the Treaty of Union of the two kingdoms of Scotland and England.

HMS Barham
View of the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank, with her funnels in place and work on her superstructure progressing.

HMS Tiger
View looking down towards the stern of the deck of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Tiger under construction surrounded by wooden scaffolding and cranes and whilst a component of the boilers is being craned in at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank.

HMS Barham
View from above of the work progressing on the forecastle deck of the royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham berthed in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser: View amidships looking at the three funnels towards the stern
Photograph of HMS Tiger, Royal Navy Tiger-Class Battlecruiser: View amidships looking at the three funnels towards the stern.