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Drawings from the Office of Sir Rowand Anderson

 Fonds — Folder: Folders marked with ref. code
Identifier: Coll-31

Scope and Contents

The collection, held in plan chest drawers, includes some plans and elevations of the Medical School (1874) and some relating to the McEwan Hall (1890s) in Edinburgh, as well as drawings of many public and private buildings throughout the country: banks, barracks, libraries, institutions, and mansions. One of the drawers contains unsorted and miscellaneous material.


  • Creation: 1814-1924


Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.


48 plan chest drawers

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acquired by Edinburgh University Library in 1971

Processing Information

Older handlist keyed into ArchivesSpace by Stephen Willis in July 2020.

Drawings from the Office of Sir Rowand Anderson
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Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

Centre for Research Collections
University of Edinburgh Main Library
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Edinburgh EH8 9LJ Scotland
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