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Page mounted with two photographs, captioned 'The Beginning of the Poultry Research Centre Edinburgh', December 1948

Identifier: Coll-1057/6/2/7

Scope and Contents

The two photographs show Ruth Lerner digging the first sod of the Poultry Research Centre site at King's Buildings on 08 December 1948, with Alan Greenwood and crowd standing by. The caption notes that Ruth Lerner 'of Berkeley, California', is the 'wife of Professor I. Michael Lerner'.


  • Creation: December 1948

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1 leaf

Physical Location

Photograph store

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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