Includes: Russkii Zhurnal [The Russian], 15 October 1918, mainly in Russian but an article in English regarding flax in Russia. Some Notes on Flax Culture and Manufacture. n.d. Also includes statistics relating to the decline of the linen industry
ROCKWELL WORKS; Spool winding from hanks on FRACA machine. Female worker. ROCKWELL WORKS; Cop winding on SCHWEITER cop machine. ROCKWELL WORKS;"Weaving" Female worker. ROCKWELL WORKS; Calendering on machine made by ROBERTSON & ORCHAR LTD., Dundee 1919. Worker (WAKE, (GEORGE)). ROCKWELL WORKS; Cropping canvas. Worker (THOMAS, (DICK)). ROCKWELL WORKS; Canvas for dispatch in calender., or canvas warehouse. KINNAIRD WORKS; Sewing tarpaulin. Workers. KINNAIRD WORKS; Attaching ropes to tarpaulin. Workers. JAMAICA WORKS; Sewing hemp coke sacks for NORTH THAMES GAS BOARD. Female worker. Also includes photograph of the Hon. Abram Landa, Agent-General for New South Wales, with members of the Flax Spinners and Manufacturers Association of Great Britain in Dundee after a three day tour of linen firms. 1968
The collection has been arranged into the following sub-fonds: MS 66/I Thomas Bell & Sons (of Dundee) Ltd 1812-1942 MS 66/II Cox Brothers Ltd c 1791-2002 MS 66/III Gilroy Sons & Co Ltd 1849-1933 MS 66/IV J & A D Grimond Ltd 1863-1953 MS 66/V John N Kyd & Co Ltd 1850-1961 MS 66/VI Harry Walker & Sons Ltd 1847-c 1960 MS 66/VII F S Stewart Sandeman & Sons Ltd 1903-1936 MS 66/VIII John Lowson Jnr & Co Ltd 1874-1955 MS 66/IX Boase Spinning Co Ltd 1862-1987 MS 66/X Sidlaw Industries Ltd 1887-2003 MS 66/XI Miscellaneous associated, affiliated and subsidiary companies of Jute Industries Ltd MS 66/XII Miscellaneous and Unidentified Papers 1884-c.1950
Includes general correspondence relating to William Bell's death, particularly to insurance claims and policies. Also includes cash books  in the name of Mrs Bell of accounts with Messrs Sutherland, grocers and wine merchants; C. Chalmers, butcher and D. Noble & Sons, also papers relating to other business and trades accounts.