Sub-series MS 42/21/1 - Photograph album containing 153 miscellaneous photographs.

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MS 42/21/1


Photograph album containing 153 miscellaneous photographs.


  • 1951-1963 (Creation)

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1 volume

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Photograph album containing 153 miscellaneous photographs. Mainly show industrial and social scenes connected with the business of Douglas Fraser & Sons Ltd. and, later, Giddings & Lewis-Fraser Ltd. The works at Arbroath and Friockheim are shown, as are sites in India, Brazil, Argentina, USA and England. The album covers many trips made by John G. Fraser, including visits to Argentina, India, Brazil, Japan, Sweden, Norway, Spain, Italy and France. The visit to Arbroath of John S. Mackay, Secretary of State for Scotland, in 1958 is also featured. Covers the years 1951-1963.


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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The material is on paper.

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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