(1792-1867) Scottish historian.

Sir Archibald Alison

(1792-1867) Scottish historian.

"Bagpipe, a musical wind-instrument of very great antiquity, having been used among the ancient Greeks, and being a favorite instrument over Europe generally in the fifteenth century." -Vaughan, 1906

Highland Bagpipe

"Bagpipe, a musical wind-instrument of very great antiquity, having been used among the ancient Greeks,…

A strong bull commonly used for bull fights.

Chillingham Bull

A strong bull commonly used for bull fights.

"Calc-spar occurs at a Scottish locality in acicular pyramidal crystals of which the length may be ten or more times as great as the width." —The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1903

Calc-spar

"Calc-spar occurs at a Scottish locality in acicular pyramidal crystals of which the length may be ten…

"Calc-spar occurs at a Scottish locality in acicular pyramidal crystals." —The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1903

Calc-spar

"Calc-spar occurs at a Scottish locality in acicular pyramidal crystals." —The Encyclopedia Britannica,…

"Calc-spar occurs at a Scottish locality in acicular pyramidal crystals." —The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1903

Calc-spar

"Calc-spar occurs at a Scottish locality in acicular pyramidal crystals." —The Encyclopedia Britannica,…

"Curling is a game of Scotch origin, played on ice with various shaped stones, fitted with handles or grips."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Curling Iron

"Curling is a game of Scotch origin, played on ice with various shaped stones, fitted with handles or…

"Curling is a game of Scotch origin, played on ice with various shaped stones, fitted with handles or grips."—(Charles Leonard-Stuart, 1911)

Curling Iron

"Curling is a game of Scotch origin, played on ice with various shaped stones, fitted with handles or…

The Evergreen is a story that was illustrated by Scottish artist John Duncan. The drawing seems to depict a couple playing music together outside on a field with lamb.

The Evergreen

The Evergreen is a story that was illustrated by Scottish artist John Duncan. The drawing seems to depict…

The Evergreen is a story that was illustrated by artist Robert Burns. The drawing seems to depict possibly a sheep herder.

The Evergreen

The Evergreen is a story that was illustrated by artist Robert Burns. The drawing seems to depict possibly…

A Scottish hotel located in Edinburgh.

Cockburn Hotel

A Scottish hotel located in Edinburgh.

James Hutton MD was a Scottish geologist, physician, naturalist, chemist and experimental farmer. He is considered the father of modern geology.

James Hutton, M.D.

James Hutton MD was a Scottish geologist, physician, naturalist, chemist and experimental farmer. He…

James McCosh (April 1, 1811–November 16, 1894) was a prominent philosopher of the Scottish School of Common Sense.

James McCosh

James McCosh (April 1, 1811–November 16, 1894) was a prominent philosopher of the Scottish School…

Lachlan McIntosh (March 17, 1725 – February 20, 1806) was an American military and political leader during the American Revolution and the early United States.

Lachlan McIntosh

Lachlan McIntosh (March 17, 1725 – February 20, 1806) was an American military and political leader…

An illustration of men greeting one another wearing kilts.

Men Greeting One Another

An illustration of men greeting one another wearing kilts.

John Muir (April 21, 1838 – December 24, 1914) was a Scottish-born American naturalist, author, and early advocate of conservation of U.S. wilderness.

John Muir

John Muir (April 21, 1838 – December 24, 1914) was a Scottish-born American naturalist, author,…

Professor John Playfair FRSE (March 10, 1748 – July 20, 1819) was a Scottish scientist.

John Playfair

Professor John Playfair FRSE (March 10, 1748 – July 20, 1819) was a Scottish scientist.

(1771-1832) Scottish novelist

Sir Walter Scott

(1771-1832) Scottish novelist

A Highland sgiath.

Highlands sgiath

A Highland sgiath.

(1846- ) Scottish divine, biblical scholar, and orientalist

William Robertson Smith

(1846- ) Scottish divine, biblical scholar, and orientalist

(1850-1894) Scottish writer

Robert Stevenson

(1850-1894) Scottish writer

"The targe of the Scottish Highlands, composed of wood and leather, and studded with brass decoratively applied, is a reversion to the early circular form."—Finley, 1917

Highland targe

"The targe of the Scottish Highlands, composed of wood and leather, and studded with brass decoratively…