Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 21 - 30 of 33

Papers of James Cossar Ewart

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-14
Scope and Contents Contains: Coll-14/1 - Medals, including those presented at school in Penicuik and while at Edinburgh University. There are also medals won for prize animals at various shows; Coll-14/2 - Certifcates, Diplomas and Letters of Appointment, including Ewart's medical qualification certificates, and his commission of appointment to the Regius Professorship of Natural History at the University...
Dates: 1866-1935

Papers of Marjorie Jean Oswald Kennedy

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-1290
Scope and Contents Mounted photograph of Highland scene Packet of photographs c1970s inc. Edinburgh Castle Folder "Upwards of a Century" Family photographs Students taking exam, location unidentified Album of South African photographs: "Mr R Kennedy, with best wishes from T Wilson Cairncross, Cape Town, South Africa, 14 Oct 1896" ...
Dates: 19th-20th century

Papers of Professor Walter Ledermann

 Fonds — Box: CLX-A-667
Identifier: Coll-1064
Scope and Contents

The collection largely consists of letters from Godfrey Thomson to Ledermann. Many are highly mathematical in content, containing formulae and mathematical notation, though they also regard social events and contain enquiries from Thomson with regards to the safety of Ledermann's family throughout the war.

Dates: 1937-1954

Papers of Richard Alan Beatty

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1364
Scope and Contents Contains: Coll-1364/1: papers relating to scientific research (1949-1982); Coll-1364/2: papers relating to grants from the Ford Foundation (1960-1983); Coll-1364/3: papers relating to lectures given by R.A Beatty (1948-1978); Coll-1364/4: papers relating to conferences and other events (1955-1982); Coll-1364/5: papers relating to reports...
Dates: 1937-1993

Papers of Sir Archibald Geikie

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-74
Scope and Contents The papers Sir Archibald Geikie consist of: personal, organisational and scientific correspondence geological notebooks with field sketches and water-colours reprints of his work miscellaneous lecture notes student's lecture notes lecture notes and printed maps relating to a visit to Boston proofs for...
Dates: 1851-1921

Papers of the Anderson, Urquhart and Graham Families

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1835
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, diaries, legal documents, inventories, student notes, sermons, and business accounts relating to the members of the Anderson, Urquhart, and Graham families (all related). The material covers the 18th and 19th centuries and relates to subjects as varied as ironmongery, sea travel, study of humanities in the 1820s, preaching and sermons, school teaching, etc. This collection provides an excellent insight into the daily life in Edinburgh in the late 1700s and in the 1800s.

Dates: 1761-1979

Papers relating to the planning of the Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1097
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of: Conceptual briefs, reports and drawings including reports on the various themes for the new museum; exhibition briefs; and, material directly relating to themes on Beginnings, the Church, Jacobites, Enlightenment, the Union, the Victorians and Edwardians, Land, Trade and Industry. ...
Dates: 1985-2001

Records of the NHS Education for Scotland South East Deanery

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-1436
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of correspondence, copies of committee meeting documentation, and printed matter: Box 1: Postgraduate Board, Policy and membership - 1975-1990 Scottish Council for Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education Education (SCPMDE), Postgraduate News - 1973-1979 Minutes/Committee and Sub-committee meetings - 1979-1992 ...
Dates: 1939-1989

Records of the Scottish Musical Society

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1385
Scope and Contents
  1. Records of foundation and dissolution
  2. Minutes of meetings
  3. Membership records
  4. Financial records
  5. Correspondence
  6. Papers relating to the Scottish Universities Commission
  7. Newspapers relating to the society
Dates: 1879-1900

Records of the Wernerian Natural History Society

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-206
Scope and Contents

The records of the Wernerian Natural History Society consist of:


  1. 2 volumes of Minute Books (January 1808-April 1858)
Dates: 1808-1858

Filtered By

  • Repository: University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections X
  • Language: English X
  • Subject: Edinburgh -- Scotland X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Edinburgh -- Scotland 20
Student activities | Edinburgh (Scotland) 8
Theatre 6
Amateur Theatre 5
University of Edinburgh -- Societies and Clubs 5
∨ more
Photographs 4
Animal Genetics 3
Societies and Clubs 3
Animal Breeding Research 2
Animal embryology 2
Chemistry 2
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
Education 2
Education research 2
Intelligence 2
Intelligence tests 2
London (England) 2
Mathematics 2
Posters 2
Poultry Research 2
Programmes 2
Psychology 2
South Africa 2
Statistics 2
University of Edinburgh -- students 2
Ajmer (India) 1
Albums 1
Alluvium 1
Animal Breeding 1
Architectural Models 1
Architecture--Study and Teaching 1
Argentina 1
Astronomy 1
Benoni (South Africa) | 1
Biology 1
Broadsides 1
Building works 1
Buildings, War Damage 1
Burma 1
Child psychology 1
Christmas Cards 1
Chronometers 1
City Planners 1
City Planning 1
City Planning--Study and Teaching 1
Civic Centers 1
Commonplace-books 1
Coventry (England) 1
Deposition and Sedimentation 1
Donaldson’s Hospital (Edinburgh, Scotland) 1
Durham England 1
Dynamics 1
Edinburgh Castle (Edinburgh, Scotland) 1
Electricity 1
Emigrants 1
Emigration 1
England 1
Epigenetics 1
Erosion 1
Eugenics 1
Examination Papers 1
Factor analysis 1
Family History 1
Family papers 1
Film 1
Fluids 1
Freemasons 1
Freiburg im Breisgau (Germany) 1
Genetics 1
Geological Mapping 1
Geologists 1
Geology 1
Geology, Stratigraphic Pleistocene 1
Geomorphology 1
Glasgow Lanarkshire Scotland 1
Heredity 1
Histology 1
History, 17th Century (Scotland) 1
History, 18th century (Scotland) 1
History, 19th century (Scotland) 1
Homeless persons 1
Hospitals | Edinburgh (Scotland) | 1
Hybridisation 1
Hydraulics 1
Hydrodynamics 1
India 1
Johannesburg (South Africa) 1
Law 1
Liverpool Merseyside England 1
Livestock 1
Magnetism 1
Mechanics 1
Mechanism (Philosophy) 1
Medical students 1
Medicine 1
Medicine | Study and teaching | 1
Medicine | Study and teaching | Edinburgh (Scotland) | 1
Middle East 1
Mineralogists 1
Mineralogy 1
+ ∧ less
 
Language
French 1
German 1
Swedish 1
 
Names
University of Edinburgh (Scottish University) 9
Edinburgh University Dramatic Society 5
Black, Joseph, 1728-1799 (professor of chemistry, University of Edinburgh) 2
Lawley, Derrick, 1915-2012 (statistician) 2
Royal Society (c1645-:) (scientific society) 2
∨ more
Thomson, Godfrey Hilton, Sir, 1881-1955 (psychologist and Bell Professor of Education, University of Edinburgh) 2
Abercrombie, Sir Patrick, 1879-1957 (professor of town planning) 1
Agricultural Research Council, Unit of Animal Genetics. Unit of Animal Genetics (1957-1980) 1
Anderson (Edinburgh) 1
Armstrong College (University of Durham). Durham College of Science (1871 -) 1
Association of Building Technicians (1942-1970) 1
Barker, Robert, 1739-1806 (Irish artist) 1
Bartlett, Maurice Stevenson, 1910-2002 (statistician) 1
Beatty, Richard Alan, 1915-2005 (reproductive biologist) 1
Burt, Cyril Lodowic, Sir, 1883-1971 (educational psychologist) 1
College of New Jersey (1746-1896) 1
Commonwealth Human Ecology Council 1
Congres Internationaux d'Architecture Moderne. Mars Group 1
Coventry City Council, Coventry City Architect 's Department. Coventry City Architect's Department 1
Duff, James Fitzjames, Sir, 1898?1970 (educationist and academic administrator) 1
Edinburgh Graduates Theatre Group (1954-) 1
Edinburgh Provincial Training Centre (1907-1959) 1
Edinburgh University Union (1889-1973) 1
Emmett, William B, fl mid 20th century (psychologist) 1
Ewart, James Cossar, 1851-1933 (zoologist and professor of natural history, University of Edinburgh) 1
Ewen, William Milne, fl1946-1951 (Edinburgh University alumnus) 1
Fisher, Ronald Aylmer, 1890-1962 (English statistician, evolutionary biologist, geneticist, and eugenicist) 1
Forbes, Edward, 1815-1854 (Manx naturalist | Professor of Natural History, University of Edinburgh 1854) 1
Geikie, Archibald, Sir, 28 December 1835 – 10 November 1924 (Professor of Geology, University of Edinburgh) 1
Geikie, James, 1839-1915 (professor of geology, University of Edinburgh) 1
Geological Society of London (1807-:) 1
Geological Survey of Great Britain (1835-:) 1
Gibson, Sir Donald Evelyn Edward, 1908-1991 (architect and town planner) 1
Graham (Edinburgh) 1
Greenwood, Alan William, 1897-1981 (genetical physiologist and director of ARC Poultry Research Centre) 1
HM Government. Ministry of Town and Country Planning 1
Harrison, John, 1693-1776 (horologist) 1
Hotelling, Harold, 1895-1973 (mathematician) 1
Housing Centre Trust 1
Hutton, James, 1726-1797 (Scottish geologist) 1
International Centre for Regional Planning and Development (1954-1960) 1
International Society of City and Regional Planners (1965-:) 1
Irving, John (treasurer of Donaldson's Hospital) 1
Jameson, Robert, 1774-1854 (geologist and professor of natural history, University of Edinburgh) 1
John Paul II, 1920-2005 (Pope) 1
Johnson, John, fl1770-1775 (surgeon at Lancaster (England) and student of Joseph Black) 1
Johnson-Marshall, Percy, 1915-1993 (professor of urban design and regional planning, University of Edinburgh) 1
Johnson-Marshall, Stirrat, 1912-1981 (architect) 1
Kelley, Truman Lee, 1884-1961 (psychometrician, statistician) 1
Kennedy, Marjorie Jean Oswald, c1916-2003 (Edinburgh University Library member of staff) 1
Laidlaw, Stuart (Medical Officer of Health) 1
Ledermann, Walter (1911-2009) 1
Ledermann, Walter (Mathematician) 1
London County Council (1887-1965) 1
Lubkin, Gregory P, fl 1972-1996 (Edinburgh University alumnus, President of the American Friends of the University of Edinburgh) 1
Lucey, Eric, 1923-2010 (scientific film pioneer) 1
Lynch, Professor, Michael, b. 1946 (Former Sir William Fraser Professor of Scottish History and Palaeography) 1
Martin, John N T, b 1940 (University of Edinburgh alumnus) 1
Mathieson, Anne (Padi) (Edinburgh University alumnus) 1
Middlesex County Council (1888-1965) 1
Miller, Hugh, 1802-1856 (man of letters and geologist) 1
Modern Architectural Research Group 1
Moray House College of Education (1959-1991) 1
Murchison, Sir Roderick Impey, 1792-1871 (1st Baronet | Scottish geologist) 1
Murray, Louie (Edinburgh University alumnus) 1
Museum of Scotland 1
NHS Education for Scotland 1
National Museums of Scotland 1
Patterson, Margaret Madeline nee Fraser, b.1927 (Cert. Social Study, Edinburgh University) 1
Percy Johnson-Marshall & Associates (1962-:) 1
Playfair, William Henry, 1790-1857 (architect) 1
Poultry Research Centre (1947-1986) (research institution) 1
Pugh, Derek Salman, 1930-2015 (Psychologist, business theorist, and Emeritus Professor) 1
Ramsay, Sir Andrew Crombie, 1814-1891 (Scottish geologist) 1
Ransford, Tessa, 1938-2015 (poet and Scottish Poetry Library founder) 1
Reilly | Sir | Charles Herbert, 1874-1948 (professor of architecture) 1
Robinson, Eric, fl 1944-1959 (Edinburgh University alumnus) 1
Robison, John, 1739-1805 (professor of natural philosophy, University of Edinburgh) 1
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (1729-:) 1
Royal Institute of British Architects (1837-:) 1
Royal Society of Edinburgh (1783-:) 1
Royal Town Planning Institute (1914-:) 1
School of Planning and Research for Regional Development (1940-1953) 1
Scottish Council for Research in Education (fl. 1928-2003) 1
Scottish Musical Society (1879-1900) 1
Service Arts and Technical Organization (1943-1946) 1
Society for the Promotion of Urban Renewal (fl1950s) 1
Spence, Robert (foreman plumber) 1
St. George's Training College, Edinburgh 1
Tatton-Brown, William, fl1910-1986 (architect) 1
Thelander, Charles A, 1883-1959 (General practitioner; Edinburgh University alumnus) 1
Thomson, Hector, 1917-2008 (senior lecturer of ancient and modern Greek, University of Aberdeen) 1
Thomson, Jane, Lady, fl. 1890-1971 1
Thurstone, Louis Leon, 1887-1955 (psychometrician) 1
United Nations (1945-: |) 1
University of Durham (1832-:) 1
University of Edinburgh, Centre for Reproductive Biology (1980-:) 1
University of Edinburgh, Department of Architecture, Planning Research Unit. Department of Architecture 1
University of Edinburgh, Department of Architecture. Department of Architecture (1960-:) 1
University of Edinburgh, Institute of Animal Genetics, Research Film Unit (1950-1989) 1
+ ∧ less