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Material around the Edinburgh University student history of Alan Owen MA., Dip.Ed., B.Ed

 Fonds — Box: CLX-A-1182
Identifier: Coll-1439
Scope and Contents The collection of material relating to life at University for Alan Owen and Anne Hyslop Gemmell is composed of: Cowan House, Hall of Residence for Men - Owen admitted 1939 - documents relating to Cowan House residency Inclusive Fee Regulation cards, General Council registration, and class cards for varied subjects between 1939-1948 - documents relating to both Owen and Anne Hyslop Gemmell ...
Dates: 1939-1948

Material collected by Elsie G. Taylor

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1446
Scope and Contents Taylor's University of Edinburgh, B.Ed. degree graduation hood, 1948; First Class Certificate of Merit awarded to Elsie G. Taylor for her performance in Advanced Theory and History of Education, signed by Professor Godfrey Thomson, 1948; Sketch diagram of Room 70 showing positioning of staff and desks (collected by Professor Ian Deary during the Economic...
Dates: 1947-2007

Material relating to Agnes Waugh, and student outings in the 1930s

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Identifier: Coll-1525
Scope and Contents Ring-binder with notes describing the hike taken by Agnes Waugh, Winifred N. Turner, Katharine M. Martin, Minty Johnstone, Mary Craig, Grace M. Thomson, and Marion Wilson, between Thursday 22 June and Saturday 1 July [1933]. The description of the hike from Edinburgh into Kirriemuir, Angus, and Glen Clova, and then on to Ballater, Braemar, Inverernan, Tomintoul, Aviemore, Inverness, Loch-an-Eilean, and the Lairig Ghru, also contains some black and white photographs. Note-book with...
Dates: 1933-1936

Material relating to Charles A. Anderson

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1240
Scope and Contents The collection comprises an Edinburgh University medal (bronze) awarded to Charles A. Anderson session 1888-1889, for the Senior Surgery class. The medal is mounted in a small case (Alex'r Kirkwood and Son, Medalists, 9 St. James Square, Edinburgh).
Dates: 1888-1889

Material relating to Hugh Marwick

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1272
Scope and Contents At E2010.24 there is an autograph letter signed from Marwick to Professor Bruce Dickins, placed and dated as Alton (Kirkwall), 26 January 1965. The letter was written around 3-4 months before his death and is autobiographical. The content is largely reminiscenses about his time at Edinburgh University. He writes, 'There are now so few of my old-time friends surviving that I feel very lonely [and] to hear from any of them is a rare pleasure. Do you know – of my friends of my Univ. days I don’t...
Dates: 1959-1965

Material relating to James S. Robson

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1293
Scope and Contents The material in the collection is composed of: a list of candidates selected for Rockefeller Medical Studentships, 1942; a letter dated 3 June 1942 from the Universities Bureau of the British Empire indicating that travel arrangements had been made for passage to the USA; a typescript copy of the thesis entitled Fluid retention in patients with chronic liver disease by James S. Robson, M.B., Ch.B. (Hons), and with tables and figures to the thesis; and, a summary of...
Dates: 1945-1950

Material relating to the career of Peter McIntyre, Editor of the Edinburgh University Calendar, and former Clerk to the University Senate

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Identifier: Coll-1318
Scope and Contents The material relating to Peter McIntyre's work with Edinburgh University is composed of the following: a) 3 x letters from Laurence Olivier: 16 June 1964; 5 July 1964; 29 July 1965 b) Pamphlet entitled 'The Robes' by Peter McIntyre c) Pamphlet entitled 'The Old College' by Peter McIntyre d) Notes for a pamphlet on the Old College Statuette (Sir Cowasji...
Dates: 1954-1982

Material relating to the study life of Marion Donaldson Wishart (b. 1903)

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1656
Scope and Contents Two bronze medals - University of Edinburgh:
1927-1928 - Economic Geography - Marion D. Wishart
1928-1929 - Banking - Marion D. Wishart M.A.
Both medals are in presentation cases: black leatherette, with dark blue inset for medals, and silk-lined hinged lids. The name: Alexander Kirkwood & Son / Medalists / St. James Square / Edinburgh
Dates: 1927-1929

Material relating to the University studies of James K. Watson

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1321
Scope and Contents The scrapbook or album (commonplace book) contains class cards, class certificates, notes and other printed matter relating to the study period of James Kenneth Watson at Edinburgh University - covering 1888-91, and subjects such as Chemistry, Practical Chemistry, Anatomy, Practical Anatomy, Anatomical demonstrations, Botany, Natural History, Institutes of Medicine, Practical Physiology, Practical Pathology, Practical Materia Medica, including Pharmacy, Materia Medica, General Pathology,...
Dates: 1885-1896

Material relating to Thomas Archibald Campbell Brownlie B.Sc. (Engineering), Edinburgh 1935

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Identifier: Coll-1329
Scope and Contents Material from Edinburgh University period, 1930s: - 6"-ruler - 'The Pupil's Own' - University of Glasgow - Prelim' Exam' Papers on Arts, Science, Medicine - 1932 - Edinburgh University note-books - 1934 largely - Strength of materials; Field work lectures; Field work; Hydraulics; Drawing - Class certificates - Edinburgh University, 1932-35 - Dynamics;...
Dates: 1928-1999

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Cowan House (student hall of residence) 2
Craigie, Patrick George, Major, 1843-1930 (statistician; army major) 2
Moray House College of Education (1959-1991) 2
Aitchison, Thomas Milne, fl. 1949-1953 1
Anderson, Charles A., fl. 1888-1934 (surgeon) 1
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Binnie, Susan Anderson, 1898-1975, Medical practitioner (Mrs. Susan Anderson Moodie) 1
Brownlie, Thomas Archibald Campbell, 1914-2010 (civil engineer) 1
Campbell, John McKay, 1916-1986 (engineering student, teacher) 1
Carruthers, Dr., Samuel William, 1866-1962 (Doctor; Anaesthetist) 1
Dickson, Emily Winifred, Dr., 1866-1944 (first female Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI)) 1
Dickson, Jane Potter Deas, 1917-2002 (Teacher) 1
Edinburgh University Diagnostic Society 1
Edinburgh University Dialectic Society 1
Edinburgh University Forestry Society 1
Fraser, James Stewart, fl. 1935-1955 (obstetrician and gynaecologist) 1
Gemmell, Anne Hyslop, b. 1923 (student at Edinburgh University) 1
Godfrey Thomson Unit for Educational Research 1
Haugh, Peter, fl 1903-1904 (student - Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies) 1
Hills, Joseph W. (Senior President, Students' Representative Council, E.U., 1952-1953) 1
Inkster, Samuel M, fl 1869-1873 (student - University of Edinburgh) 1
Jones, George William, fl. 1903-1907 (student, Edinburgh University) 1
Kerr, Helen C. D., b.1910 1
Knott, Cargill Gilston, 1856-1922 (physicist, mathematician and secretary of the Royal Society of Edinburgh) 1
Knowles, William Andrew, 1868-1942 (minister) 1
Macphail, Earle Monteith, 1861-1937 (Principal of Madras Christian College) 1
Main, Alexander Herbert, fl. 1930-1935 1
Martin, Margaret Melville Rae, Dr., 1941-2005 (obstetrician, gynaecologist) 1
Marwick, Hugh, Dr, 1881-1965 (antiquarian) 1
Matheson, James G., Rt. Rev., fl. 1975 (Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland) 1
McIntyre, Peter, d. 1982 (Clerk to the University Senate, and Academic Secretary) 1
McNair, Thomas Jaffrey, 1927-1994 (surgeon and surgeon to the Queen in Scotland) 1
Miller, John Baillie, 1841-1926 (solicitor) 1
Moller, Asta Winifred Russell, fl 1920-1981 (coal industry historian) 1
Muir, Sir William, 1819-1905 (Scottish Orientalist and Principal of the University of Edinburgh) 1
Owen, Alan, fl. 1939-1948 (student at Edinburgh University) 1
Potter (née Ross), Elizabeth Mackay, Dr., 1924-1979 (physician) 1
Potter, Jacobus Louw, Dr. (physician, scientist) 1
Roberts, Frederick Sleigh, 1832-1914 (1st Earl Roberts | Field-Marshal) 1
Robertson, John, b. 1930 (student Edinburgh University, Law Faculty, 1951-1954) 1
Robertson, Margaret, 1895-1987, Teacher 1
Robson, James Scott, Professor, 1921-2010 (professor of medicine, Edinburgh University) 1
Royal (Dick) Veterinary College (1839-1951| veterinary college) 1
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (1729-:) 1
Royal Medical Society (Edinburgh, Scotland) 1
Small, R. Leonard, Rt. Rev., fl. 1966 (Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland) 1
Stam, Dr., David H., b. 1935 (University Librarian Emeritus) 1
Stevens, William Victor, 1900-1987 (President of the University of Edinburgh Graduates' Association) 1
Struthers, Christina, d. 1944 (Mus.Bac. 1899 | wife of Frederick Niecks) 1
Taylor, Elsie Gwenllian, 1922- (B.Ed. graduate, University of Edinburgh) 1
Thom, James Robert, b. 1910 (graduate B.Sc. (Forestry) 1932) 1
Thomson, Godfrey Hilton, Sir, 1881-1955 (psychologist and Bell Professor of Education, University of Edinburgh) 1
Torrance, James B, 1923-2003 (theologian) 1
Torrance, Thomas Forsyth, 1913-2007 (theologian, and Professor of Christian Dogmatics at New College, Edinburgh) 1
Trotsky, Leon (Bolshevik revolutionary; Marxist theorist) 1
Wallace, Forbes T., fl. 1895-1897 (student, Edinburgh University) 1
Watson, James Kenneth, fl.1885-1896 (surgeon) 1
Waugh, Agnes, b. 1914 (Edinburgh University alumnus) 1
Wilson, Robert Dean, b. 1941 (B.Sc. (Edin), M.Sc. (UMIST), consultant human resources, board director) 1
Wintersgill, Donald, fl. 1975-2009 1
Wishart, Marion Donaldson, b 1903 (University of Edinburgh student) 1
Woodcock, Alexander, fl. 1832-1846 (student at Edinburgh University) 1
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