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Adam, Robert, 1728-1792 (architect)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1728-1792

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Design of the east front of the new building for the University of Edinburgh, c 1914

 Item — Box: Box A
Identifier: Coll-1167/B/23/4
Scope and Contents Reproduction postcard showing Robert Adam's design of the east fron of the new building for the University of Edinburgh. "Robert Adam Architect: engraved by permission for the Record. Published as the Act Directs 25th Oct. 1791." No attribution. Number on back, A3.
Dates: c 1914

Draft report by Joseph Black to the trustees for building the new college and draft letter from Joseph Black to Robert Adam, 30 December 1789

 Item
Identifier: Coll-16/II/174-175F
Scope and Contents Draft report by Joseph Black to the trustees for building the new college and draft letter from Joseph Black to Robert Adam, the architect, dated 30 December 1789.
Dates: 30 December 1789

Robert Adam's plans for the University: design of the east front of the new building for the University of Edinburgh, 1791, c 1914

 Item — Box: PC6/2
Identifier: Coll-1167/B/23/5
Scope and Contents One of three engravings showing Robert Adam's plans for the New University, design of the east front. F. Jukes fecit, marked "Published as the Act Directs, 1791". Number on back: 66731. Inscription on back of sheet "Thin, 13 Nov, 1950." Designs were not carried out exactly to these drawings.
Dates: c 1914

Robert Adam's plans for the University: design of the south front of the new building for the University of Edinburgh, 1791, c 1914

 Item — Box: PC6/2
Identifier: Coll-1167/B/23/6
Scope and Contents One of three engravings showing Robert Adam's plans for the New University, design of the south front. F. Jukes fecit, marked "Published as the Act Directs, 1791". Inscription on back of sheet "Thin, 13 Nov, 1950." Designs were not carried out exactly to these drawings.
Dates: c 1914

Robert Adam's plans for the University: plan of the principal story of the new building for the University of Edinburgh, 1791, c 1914

 Item — Box: PC6/2
Identifier: Coll-1167/B/23/7
Scope and Contents One of three engravings showing Robert Adam's plans for the New University, plan of the principal story. All rooms identified and location shown as part of South Bridge Street. "Harding Sulpt", marked "Published as the Act Directs, 1791" with number 66731 on back. Inscription on back of sheet "Thin, 13 Nov, 1950." Designs were not carried out exactly to these drawings.
Dates: c 1914

University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area: Old College Redevelopment, 1949-1977

 Sub-Series
Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/12
Scope and Contents University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area: Old College Redevelopment consists of:
  1. reports and photographs, (1964-1977)
  2. plans, (1949-1977)
Dates: 1949-1977