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HMS Repulse
Broadside view of the port side of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse in the fitting-out basin at John Brown & Co. shipyard, Clydebank.

The Arctic explorer Martin Lindsay with huskies and sledge, 1930-1931
Photograph of Martin Lindsay with huskies and sledge at the base camp of the British Arctic Air-Route Expedition of 1930-1931.

Croquet game, Invercreran, 1866
Photograph of game of croquet being played on lawn at Invercreran House. Picture from the left, Flora Webster, Margaret Webster, John Webster, Herbert Steel, William Webster, Miss Skardon, George Webster, Alexander Webster, Margaret McCallum.

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

The Battle of Culloden
A Jacobite account of the Battle of Culloden (in handwriting of Francis Farquharson of Monaltrie).

St Kildan men with Soay sheep
Photograph of two St Kildan men pictured with their St Kilda Soay Sheep

HMS Barham
View looking forward of the boiler space on the Royal Navy Queen Elizabeth Class Battleship HMS Barham during construction at John Brown & Co., Clydebank.

Baby immunisation, 1951
Illustration of a stork carrying a baby from a leaflet advising immunisation against diphtheria produced for the Department of Health for Scotland

Letter of King James VI, 1570s
Letter from the young King James VI of Scotland to the Countess of Mar, thanking her for a gift of fruit