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Class cards of Forbes T. Wallace

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1245
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of four cards, being:
  1. matriculation card, 1895
  2. matriculation card, 1896
  3. class card, Winter Session, 1895-1896. Lectures on Scots Law
  4. class card, Winter Session, 1896-1897. Lectures on Conveyancing
Dates: 1895-1897

Collection of Class certificates 1951-1954 of John Robertson, Law student

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1435
Scope and Contents The University of Edinburgh class attendance certificates include those for: Civil Law during Academic Year 1951-1952, Jurisprudence during Academic Year 1951-1952, Administrative Law during Academic Year 1952-1953, Scots Law during Academic Year 1952-1953, Conveyancing during Academic year 1953-1954, and Public Law (Public International Law) during summer session of Academic Year 1953-1954. The collection also includes a Certificate of Merit certifying that John Robertson 'acquitted himself...
Dates: 1951-1954

Collection of Thomas Jaffrey McNair

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1269
Scope and Contents The collection is composed largely of black and white photographs reflecting Thomas Jaffrey McNair's study and leisure-time activities while at Edinburgh University. There are photographs of: group photo Union women's dinner 1949 group photo Union men's dinner 1949 group photo Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Mr Walter Mercer's Clinique, Winter 1947 group photo...
Dates: 1946-1963

Collection relating to James Stewart Fraser

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Identifier: Coll-1263
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of: - copy of 'Gardyloo', 2 March 1940 - copy of 'Gardyloo', 29 April 1944 - copy of 'The Chalmers Watson Journal', 1935 (Rectorial election - D. Chalmers Watson) - copy of 'The Chalmers Watson Journal' (Once more a message on the eve of election) - 2 x copies of reprints of 'The Royal Medical Society', from 'The...
Dates: 1935-1944

Correspondence and Memorabilia relating to Edinburgh University Rectorial Elections

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1083
Scope and Contents In one folder of the collection (E2006.03) there are letters mentioning events and reminiscences concerning Rectorial elections, candidate nominations, and pre-election speeches. There is memorabilia in the form of pamphlets and promotional leaflets feature the following candidates: Harold Macmillan; Alistair Sim; Sir Alexander Fleming; Aga Khan; Sir Andrew Murray; Jimmy Logan; John Cameron; Stephen Potter, Douglas Young, and Sir Robert Watson-Watt. There is also a copy of Edinburgh...
Dates: 2003-2006

Degree and Diploma of Jane Potter Deas Dickson (nee Stuart)

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1161
Scope and Contents The collection includes: - school leaving certificate, Higher Education, Beath Secondary School, Fife, dated 1934, and noting subjects of English (Higher), Mathematics (Lower), Latin (Higher), French (Higher), and Art (Lower), and noting that Dickson continued at school for a further year till 1935. - pass certificate, English, University of Edinburgh, June 1936 - pass...
Dates: 1934-1942

Degree and Graduation portraits of Margaret Robertson

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Identifier: Coll-1088
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of: a black and white photograph - studio portrait - of Margaret Robertson wearing academic dress during the period of her graduation in 1919; copy of a studio portrait, seated pose, during the period of graduation; and, degree certificate or parchment of Margaret Robertson, interesting for the hand-corrected script indicating 1919 rather than 1909 (and indicative of the shortage of parchment paper in the wake of the 1914-1918 war).
Dates: 1919

Diaries of Dr. S. W. Carruthers

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1134
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of notes and news cuttings at Dc.2.76/17, a dissertation at Gen. 1931, and three manuscript diaries at E2008.14. The material at Dc.2.76/17 consists of a notebook (circa 17 pages) with notes accompanying several newspaper cuttings on various University activities. The front cover is noted 'Edinburgh University / Various Student Activities / 1887-1888'. It contains clippings relating to: the Rectorial Elections 1887 and 1888 and from theScottish Leader28...
Dates: 1885-1888

Edinburgh University memorabilia relating to James Robert Thom, 1929-1932, 1954

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1455
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of 5 menu cards from the Annual Dinners of the Edinburgh University Forestry Society for the years 1929-1932 - the years covering the course followed by James Robert Thom - and for 1954. The latter was 25 years after Thom's first year at University. The cards for 1929 and 1932 are heavily autographed, and the card for 1931 notes that J. R. Thom was the Chairman which meant that he was required to propose a toast to 'the guests' during the 1931 Annual...
Dates: 1929-1954

Essay written by George William Jones

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Identifier: Coll-1261
Scope and Contents The essay, manuscript, pp.32, entitled What is or what ought to be the meaning of Causation in the physical world? is dated 5 March 1900, and signed George W. Jones. On the cover is note: If lost / please return to / Geo. W. Jones / 52 North Bridge / Edinburgh / Reward
Dates: 1900

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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
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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
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 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
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
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
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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