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Class cards of Forbes T. Wallace

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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

Class cards, tickets, and letters of testimonial of John Brown, Thomas S. Brown and William B. Clark

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Identifier: Coll-1156
Scope and Contents The material spans 1824 to 1835. There is one class card in the name of William B. Clark. In addition there is a printed document dated 27 April 1831 and published by the Royal College of Surgeons in London which notes the regulations respecting the professional education of candidates for the College's diploma. There are 34 cards and tickets relating to John Brown and his study path. There are 21 cards and tickets relating to Thomas S. Brown, including one of which is an Edinburgh Academy card...
Dates: 1824-1835

Class list of Alexander Monro (primus)

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Identifier: EUA GD60
Scope and Contents Small volume containing lists of scholars (students), their masters (surgeons who they were apprenticed to) and fees paid. In addition there are some details of boarders (1722-1736). Folded inside the volume is a copy letter of 28 June 1945 from the donor, James Watt WS, to Lord Amulree, sent to Univerity Librarian, Lauriston William Sharp.
Dates: 1720-1749

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

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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 Medals issued and presented by Edinburgh Veterinary Colleges and the Edinburgh Veterinary Medical Society (and Association), between 1843 and 1908

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Identifier: Coll-1091
Scope and Contents This is a collection of 16 silver and bronze medals which have been awarded by several colleges and societies for a variety of years/sessions, including: Edinburgh Veterinary College: and its medals awarded: 1843-44; 1853; 1856-57 Royal (Dick) Veterinary College: its medals awarded: 1893-94; 1897-98; 1900; 1900-1901; 1901-1902 New Veterinary College: medals awarded: 1881;...
Dates: 1843-1908

Collection of Thomas Jaffrey McNair

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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

Copy of a letter from Benjamin Franklin to Dr B Rush and Dr J Potts, made by D. Lewis

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Identifier: Coll-1466
Scope and Contents The copy of the letter is dated 1 April 1882 below the statement that it 'is an exact copy of the copy of the original letter as made by D. Lewis', 1 December 1859. The original letter was written in London 20 December 1766 by Dr. Benjamin Franklin and was addressed to Dr. Benjamin Rush and Dr. Jonathan Potts. It refers to letters of introduction to several of Franklin's friends in Edinburgh. At the same time he states that 'you will be your own best frtiends if you apply...
Dates: 1766-1882

Correspondence and Memorabilia relating to Edinburgh University Rectorial Elections

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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)

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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

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Aitchison, Thomas Milne, fl. 1949-1953 1
Anderson, Charles A., fl. 1888-1934 (surgeon) 1
Binnie, Susan Anderson, 1898-1975, Medical practitioner (Mrs. Susan Anderson Moodie) 1
Brown, John, fl. 1824-1834, General Practioner 1
Brown, Thomas S., fl. 1828-1835, General Practitioner 1
Brownlie, Thomas Archibald Campbell, 1914-2010 (civil engineer) 1
Bruce, William Speirs, 1867-1921 (polar explorer and oceanographer) 1
Carruthers, Dr., Samuel William, 1866-1962 (Doctor; Anaesthetist) 1
Clark, William B., fl. 1820s, Minister 1
Crudelius, Mary, 1839-1877 (campaigner for women's education) 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
Dunfermline College of Physical Education 1
Edinburgh Association for the University Education of Women (1868-1974) 1
Edinburgh Mechanics' Subscription Library 1
Edinburgh School of Cookery and Domestic Economy, Ltd. 1
Edinburgh University Forestry Society 1
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 (American statesman diplomat, scientist and philosopher) 1
Fraser, James Stewart, fl. 1935-1955 (obstetrician and gynaecologist) 1
Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932 (biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner) 1
Geikie, Archibald, Sir (Professor of Geology, University of Edinburgh) 1
Gemmell, Anne Hyslop, b. 1923 (student at Edinburgh University) 1
Godfrey Thomson Unit for Educational Research 1
Hastings, Diana Kerr, fl. 1967-1970 (physical education teacher) 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
Hume, David, 1757-1838 (judge, Baron of the Scottish Exchequer) 1
Inkster, Samuel M, fl 1869-1873 (student - University of Edinburgh) 1
Irvine, Louis Godfrey (medical scientist) 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
Lewis, D., fl. 1859 (copier of letter from Franklin to Rush, and Potts) 1
Lubkin, Gregory P, fl 1972-1996 (Edinburgh University alumnus, President of the American Friends of the University of Edinburgh) 1
MacArthur, Katherine Cameron, 1906-1987 (Headmistress at St. Columba's School, Kilmacolm) 1
Mackenzie, Basil William Sholto, 2nd Baron Amulree, 1900-1983 (physician) 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
Masson, David Mather, 1822-1907 (Regius Professor of Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Edinburgh University) 1
Matheson, James G., Rt. Rev., fl. 1975 (Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland) 1
Maxwell, Ailsa Giles, fl. 1945-1948 (Edinburgh University graduate) 1
Maxwell, Stuart, fl. 1938-1947, Edinburgh University graduate 1
McIntyre, Peter, d. 1982 (Clerk to the University Senate, and Academic Secretary) 1
McMorran, John, Baillie (magistrate, Edinburgh) 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
Monro, Alexander, 'primus', 1697-1767 (Professor of Anatomy, University of Edinburgh) 1
Muir, Sir William, 1819-1905 (Scottish Orientalist and Principal of the University of Edinburgh) 1
Murdoch, William Gordon Burn-, 1862-1939 (Scottish artist and traveller) 1
NHS Education for Scotland 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
Potts, Jonathan, Dr., 1745-1781 (American patriot and politician; surgeon ) 1
Richardson, Ralph (Writer to the Signet) 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) School of Veterinary Studies (Edinburgh) 1
Royal (Dick) Veterinary College (1839-1951| veterinary college) 1
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh (1729-:) 1
Royal Medical Society (Edinburgh, Scotland) 1
Rush, Benjamin, Dr., 1746-1813 (signatory to the American Declaration of indeopendence, physician, writer, educator, humanitarian ) 1
Sharp, Lauriston William, 1897-1959 (University Librarian, University of Edinburgh) 1
Small, R. Leonard, Rt. Rev., fl. 1966 (Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland) 1
Spoor, Capt., Herbert Mather, 1872-1917 1
St. Trinnean's School (Edinburgh, Scotland) 1
Stam, Dr., David H., b. 1935 (University Librarian Emeritus) 1
Stephens, Riccardo, fl 1889-1896 (medic and author) 1
Steven, Florence Bruce, 1912-2008, Former student of St. Trinnean's School, Edinburgh (neé Dorward) 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
Turner, Arthur Logan, 1865-1939 (Surgeon) 1
University Hall (Edinburgh) 1
Wallace, Forbes T., fl. 1895-1897 (student, Edinburgh University) 1
Watson, James Kenneth, fl.1885-1896 (surgeon) 1
Watt, James, 1863-1945 (solicitor, Edinburgh) 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
Young, Robert Burns, b. 1874, Scientist 1
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