A wooden shovel image

1998.2516

A wooden shovel, c.1880s

Shovel

Tool

Harvesting oats at Auchindrain image

1999.27

Harvesting oats at Auchindrain, 1870s

Photographs

Photograph, black and white

Jock Stein cigarette card image

COTSL-1988-178-6

Jock Stein cigarette card, 1940s

Social History

Cigarette card

SY Carola Diary image

1994-028

SY Carola Diary, 1907

Ephemera

Diary

Cowlairs Co-operative teapot image

26103

Cowlairs Co-operative teapot, 1931

Teapot

Postcard of Oakbank Oil Company's private railway image

LVSAV2009.103

Postcard of Oakbank Oil Company's private railway, c.1900

Commercial Processes

Postcard

Photograph of Hopetoun Oil Works during demolition image

LVSAV2010.039.005

Photograph of Hopetoun Oil Works during demolition, c.1952

Commercial Processes

Photograph

Jute sack sewing image

DUNIH 2008.8.1

Jute sack sewing, 1952

Photographs

Photograph

Two Trade Unionists image

NLC-1999-58

Two Trade Unionists, 1986

Industrial History

Painting, oil

Red Cross Collectors image

sfm_1277

Red Cross Collectors, 1914-1919

Photographs

Photograph

Bullseye lens part from Buchan Ness Lighthouse image

SLM.2016.154.1

Bullseye lens part from Buchan Ness Lighthouse, 1910

Lens

Lens

The Koran image

2668

The Koran, 1887

Miner's Library

The Koran

Cupola from Pharos (VIII) image

SLM.2013.1

Cupola from Pharos (VIII), 1955

Decoration/Furniture

Fisher woman in Kinghorn image

sfm_2965

Fisher woman in Kinghorn, 1914-1919

Photographs

Photograph

Pit pony bridle and bit. image

1987.0554

Pit pony bridle and bit.

Protective equipment

Bit and Bridle

Photograph of Neil's House image

ACHDN.2007.149

Photograph of Neil's House, 1870s or 1880s

Photographs

Photograph, black and white

Bovril Pemmican Tin image

W 79.133.37

Bovril Pemmican Tin

Discovery

Dubs & Co. Locomotive Plate image

28330

Dubs & Co. Locomotive Plate, 1889

Locomotive plate

The Jessica Letters by Corra Harris and Paul Elmer More image

3134

The Jessica Letters by Corra Harris and Paul Elmer More, 1904

Miner's Library

The Jessica Letters by Corra Harris and Paul Elmer More

Sledging rations for 1 man for 1 day image

ROY.30.2.33

Sledging rations for 1 man for 1 day, 1910

Discovery

Phototgraph

Two women weavers at loom image

DUNIH 2008.11.7

Two women weavers at loom

Photographs

Photograph

Cunard White Star Jigsaw Puzzle of RMS Queen Mary image

2015-008(2)

Cunard White Star Jigsaw Puzzle of RMS Queen Mary, c.1930

Jigsaw

Ephemera

Recognised collections of national significance logo

Our collections are at the heart of what we do. They tell the stories of the people who served as the backbone to Scotland's industry.

Our museums are Accredited and hold collections Recognised as being of National Significance - except New Lanark, which is a World Heritage SIte.