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Birrell, Jill

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Identifier: GD1.60
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Correspondence relating to Thomas Clouston Clinic; audiotapes of interviews with Royal Edinburgh Hospital staff; slides, prints and negatives; lecture notes 1993

Dates: c1990

Bloomfield collection of Auden related material

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Identifier: Coll-1623
Scope and Contents The Bloomfield collection is composed of: scripts for speeches and radio and tv; off-prints and journal articles and ephemeral publications; press-cuttings; audio material; photographic material; general correspondence; letters between Bloomfield and Mendelson; and, letters on Auden bibliography: Box 1: Folders containing scripts for speeches and broadcasts, and correspondence (Auden.464-467, 469-473): ...
Dates: 1920-2000

Bond of the Covenant sworn by the ministers of the Associate Presbytery

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Identifier: MS BOX 10.3
Scope and Contents

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Dates: 1743-1857

Bone, John Wardle

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Identifier: GD1-45
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Medals 1886-1891

Dates: 1886-1891

Bookbinding notes

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1262
Scope and Contents

These 16-pages of manuscript notes on book-binding have been bound together in a blue heavy-card/textile cover. The notes were handwritten in pencil then written over in ink. The notes are illustrated with pencil drawings. The notes were produced in September 1941.

Dates: 1941

Booklet entitled 'The Chaldee portions of Daniel and Ezra translated into the Hebrew language' belonging to Andrew A. Bonar and accompanying correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS 5015
Scope and Contents

Booklet entitled 'The Chaldee portions of Daniel and Ezra translated into the Hebrew language from a MS found in Rome' published in Edinburgh, printed by Robert Young, Foreign Bookseller and Printer, Head of the Mound. The booklet belonged to Andrew A. Bonar and it was donated by his daughter Mrs Marjory C. Brown, 19 Wordsworth Avenue, Bournemouth in 1973. Two letters indicate that it was donated by her to New College Library and that the donation was accepted by John Howard, librarian.

Dates: 1892; 1973

Bound collection of 12 watercolours of punishments in China

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Identifier: Coll-1562
Scope and Contents

This is a collection of 12 very vividly water-coloured drawings (280 x 180 mm) depicting scenes of punishments and executions. They have been done on Chinese rice paper held in place by a light blue silk ribbon border. The binding is covered in contemporary decorated silk. Done probably in Canton (Guangzhou), circa 1850.

Dates: 1850

Bound collection of Regency ms designs of borders friezes and dresses - the pattern book of Charlotte Elizabeth Inglis

 Fonds — Box: CLX-D-33, Volume: Coll-1787 / SC-Acc-2016-0167
Identifier: Coll-1787
Content Description This is a volume labelled "Patern Book". Charlotte Elizabeth's designs occupy the full folio page and are drawn in ink. She got her collection from a number of aristocratic ladies, and she has noted some of their names, occasionally identifying and dating the design. Among the ladies noted are: Lady Montague, Lady Haddington, Lady Hope, Lady Queensberry, Miss Graham, Elizabeth Moore of Shenstone House, and Liss Lee of Spott House, East Lothian.Leading the collection in number of...
Dates: 1806-1817

Bound manuscript copy of Julian of Norwich’s Divine Revelations printed in 1670 by Cressy

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Identifier: MS CRE
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People include: Jean Thomson

Dates: 1670

Box of twelve newspapers relating to meetings on Church intrusion

 Collection
Identifier: MS 5023
Scope and Contents

Tweleve newspapers containing articles on the Chruch intrusion meetings held at Parliament and by the Church of Scotland. Newspapers include Banner {from Aberdeen], Aberdeen Herald, Edinburgh Advertiser, Inverness Herald and The Witness.

Dates: 5 June 1840 - 1 September 1841

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Royal Society (c1645-:) (scientific society) 4
Animal Breeding Research Organisation. ABRO (1945 - 1986) 3
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Edinburgh Association for the University Education of Women (1868-1974) 3
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Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics Research - Edinburgh Research Station. IAPGR (1986-1993) 3
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Laing, David, 1793-1878 (antiquarian, bookseller, and librarian of the Signet Library) 3
Monro, Alexander, 1733-1817 ("Secundus", Professor of anatomy, University of Edinburgh) 3
Oldham, Joseph Houldsworth, 1874-1969 (missionary and ecumenist) 3
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Royal (Dick) Veterinary College (1839-1951| veterinary college) 3
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University of Edinburgh. Edinburgh University Library 3
University of Edinburgh. Students Representative Council 3
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Christian Salvesen Ltd. (1872-2007) (shipping company) 2
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Davidson Clinic (Edinburgh, Scotland) 2
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Edinburgh Provincial Training Centre (1907-1959) 2
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Lawley, Derrick, 1915-2012 (statistician) 2
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Masson, David Mather, 1822-1907 (Regius Professor of Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Edinburgh University) 2
Monro, Alexander, 'primus', 1697-1767 (Professor of Anatomy, University of Edinburgh) 2
Murry, John Middleton, 1889-1957 (writer, reviewer) 2
Newman, Sidney Thomas Mayow, 1906-1971 (Reid Professor of Music, University of Edinburgh) 2
Nyerere, Julius Kambarage, 1922-1999 (President of Tanzania) 2
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Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies (Edinburgh) 2
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