British and World Paper Money including the John Clark Brodie Archive of Proof and Specimen Banknotes and The Union Bank of Scotland Collection (Part II)

British and World Paper Money including the John Clark Brodie Archive of Proof and Specimen Banknotes and The Union Bank of Scotland Collection (Part II) (12 March 2008) Catalogue Cover

Named Collections

John Clark Brodie

John Clark Brodie

John Clark Brodie (1865-1928), the grandfather of the present vendor, was a lithographic artist and master engraver for W. & A.K. Johnston. The company he joined was founded by Sir William Johnston (1802-88), a steel and copperplate engraver who learnt his trade with James Kirkwood and then Will...

Special Collections

The Union Bank of Scotland Collection

The Union Bank of Scotland Collection

By the early 19th century 13 different banks had offices in Glasgow, but only four .had a local element as the economic power in Scotland resided in Edinburgh. In 1830 the Glasgow Union Banking Co was established as the first of...