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Lecture notes taken down by David H. Stam

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-1028
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of Lecture notes on English Literature and Divinity taken down during 1955-1956, with the English Literature notes including: - Dr. Johnson - Critical Theory, given by A. M. Clarke - The seventeenth century, also given by A. M. Clarke There are also Supplementary notes on: Wordsworth; Shelley; Matthew Arnold; and,...
Dates: 1955-1956

Letter declining to stand as University Rector

 Fonds — Box: CLX-A-837, Folder: Coll-1158
Identifier: Coll-1158
Scope and Contents The letter is addressed to 'Aux Etudiants de l'Universite de Edimbourg', and begins 'Chers Messieurs, Je vous suis bien reconnaissant pour votre proposition si innatendue et si flatteuse: de poser ma candidature pour le Rectorat de votre Universite...' The letter is dated 'le 7 juin 1935', and was sent to Mr. R. N. Levitt, Edinburgh. The gist of the letter is that Trotsky was unable to accept the invitation to stand in the election. The letter is signed with a flourished...
Dates: 1935

Letters of Frederick Sleigh Roberts, Lord Roberts of Kandahar

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1170
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of, at shelfmark E2009.12, an autograph letter signed 'Roberts' to 'Dear Sir', and marked 'Private'. It is a 3-page letter, headed (embossed) Royal Hospital, Dublin, and dated 18 February 1896. In it, he declines to stand as the Liberal Unionist candidate for the Lord Rectorship of Edinburgh University. He states that, 'The conclusion I have come to, and in which I have reason to believe that the military authorities concur, is that it would be undesirable for an...
Dates: 1896

Lindsay, M. G.

 Fonds
Identifier: GD1-48
Scope and Contents Manuscript copies of Preliminary State Examination papers 1935-1945
Dates: 1935-1945

Manuscript account book of Scottish statistician, Major Patrick George Craigie

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1456
Scope and Contents The account notebook contains detailed and precise notes for his time at Edinburgh University, starting October 1859 with expenditure for session 1859-1860. The first page shows detail from 31 October to 24 November 1859 including ten shillings (10/-) for his train fare (from Perth), his one shilling and sixpence (1/6) cab fare from the railway station to Melville Street, and his bill of two pounds eleven shilings and twopence (£1/11/2) for lodgings and food for one week and three days. On 29...
Dates: 1859-1865

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

 Fonds
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

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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

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Aitchison, Thomas Milne, fl. 1949-1953 1
Anderson, Charles A., fl. 1888-1934 (surgeon) 1
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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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