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Two group photographs of students of the Royal (Dick) Veterinary College, 1896-1897

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Identifier: Coll-1848/19-0086

Scope and Contents

Two large black-and-white photographs showing students of the Royal (Dick) Veterinary College, dated July 1896 and May 1897. The students' names are not given. Both groups are posing in front of William Dick's statue in the courtyard of the Clyde Street Building, which was used by the College from 1829 to 1916. The 1897 group includes a horse.

Dates

  • 1896-1897

Creator

Physical Description

Photographs mounted on cardboard. One of them is cut in two, the other is damaged in one corner.

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.

Extent

2 photographs

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated in July 2019. The donor "found [them] used as backing on a couple of pictures [they] reframed". Accession no. SC-Acc-2019-0086.

Physical Description

Photographs mounted on cardboard. One of them is cut in two, the other is damaged in one corner.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Aline Brodin in August 2021.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
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