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Blue Star Line ocean liner SS Avila Star: Dining Saloon, Upper Deck
Photograph of the interior of the Dining Saloon on the Upper Deck looking to port of the Blue Star Line ocean liner SS Avila Star.

Swedish visitor to Clydebank with QE2 whisky, 1968 (RMS Queen Elizabeth 2)
Photograph of a visiting Swedish delegate packing whisky bottled for RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 in his luggage.

British fishing industry promotional poster
Poster produced by UK government as part of the "Eat More Herrings" campaign to increase consumption of the British herring catch.

British fishing industry promotional poster
Poster produced by UK government as part of the "Eat More Herrings" campaign to promote consumption of the UK fishing catch.

British herring trade promotional material
Front cover of leaflet produced by UK government to promote consumption of the UK herring catch.

Canteen at Carron Works, 20th century
Photograph of female kitchen staff at work in the canteen of the Carron Works near Falkirk.

Cover of range catalogue, 1938
Cover of 'Carresto' Combination Grates catalogue, advertising domestic solid fuel ranges manufactured by the Carron Iron Company

Edinburgh Whisky Merchants Ledger
A page from an Edinburgh Whisky Merchants ledger book detailing payments for whisky.

First reference to whisky, 1494
Section of Scottish exchequer roll containing the earliest known reference to whisky. The exchequer collected and spent money due to the crown. Friar John Corr, a monk at Lindores Abbey, was granted 8 bolls of grain to make aqua vitae