01 Sep 2021
Highlights from the Caird Library and Archive collections
The Caird Library and Archive at the National Maritime Museum has a rich variety of items which include manuscripts, charts and maps, journals and diaries, prints and drawings, rare books, pamphlets as well as business records, crew lists and masters' certificates. Also included are the modern book and periodical collections.
This article gives a taster of the types of documents and rare items that are under the care of the library team.