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Studio portrait of Gezina du Plessis
Victorian cabinet portrait of Gezina Du Plessis, second wife of South African president Paul Kruger.

RMS Aquitania
Photograph of the completed RMS Aquitania looking down from above, showing the upper decks, lifeboats derricks, vents and funnels.

HMS Repulse
View of the midships area of the main deck over the engine space of the Royal Navy Renown-Class battlecruiser HMS Repulse during construction at John Brown & Co. shipyard at Clydebank with side flats and bulkhead walls under construction.

The bow of the Cunard Line ocean liner RMS Lusitania on the slipway of John Brown & Co Ltd, Clydebank
Photograph of the Cunard Line ocean liner RMS Lusitania on the slipway of John Brown & Co, Clydebank while under construction.

Wounded soldier receiving blood transfusion at a casualty clearing station in Normandy, 1944
Photograph of Captain H Conway and Sergeant A McLellan transfusing wounded soldier before an operation at a British Army casualty clearing station in Normandy. The blood was donated by Bristol blood donors.

HMS Pegasus (431)
View of the launch of the Royal Navy seaplane tender HMS Pegasus at John Brown & Co shipyard at Clydebank

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

Articles of the Act of Union 1707
Front cover of the leather bound volume of the articles of the Treaty of Union between the Parliaments of England and Scotland.

The Herring Book, c 1935
Cover of 'The Herring Book' of recipes, published as part of the herring industry's 'Eat More Herrings' campaign.