Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 126

A Law: notes from lectures on Chemistry by Joseph Black

 Fonds — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Coll-1374
Scope and Contents The lectures on chemistry by Joseph Black consist of:
  1. 3 volumes of lecture notes (1775)

Abstract of Journal of William Henry Playfair

 Fonds — Volume: Dc.3.73
Identifier: Coll-1677
Content Description The volume is concerned mainly with affairs connected with the building of the University of Edinburgh, 1817-1822. It also lists details of income and expenditure during the period and, refers to other projects, clients etc.Playfair's opening paragraph describes this as an abstract of a journal of "the principal transactions and events of my life, chiefly in order to prevent doubt and confusion in matters of business."The volume mentions Playfair taking occupancy of the Mathematics...

Autograph letters signed by John Stuart Blackie

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1514
Scope and Contents The first letter on University of Edinburgh embossed notepaper, dated 3 February 1865, begins 'My Dear Sir' and sends his 'sincere thanks for the present' of a book. Blackie is sorry that he is 'too much occupied at present to allow [...] the p[leasure of reading it; but the subject is so interesting and important' that hw ill make time soon. The second letter on notepaper headed 24 Hill Street, Edinburgh, is dated 25 November [no year], and begins 'My Dear Moir'. It is a letter...

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

Class notes - Lectures on Agriculture and Entemology, given by Professor Wallace and Dr. Fream

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1283
Scope and Contents This volume in typescript contains careful notes on these two series of lectures at the University of Edinburgh. The first series, by Professor Robert Wallace (1853-1939), Chair of Agriculture, covers dairying, with extensive coverage of the different types of cheese and their production. The second, by Dr. William Fream, covers agricultural entomology, essentially the varieties of pests that attack crops. There are ink drawings throughout. Spine-title and title-page both indicate...

Clinical cases of Dr. Rutherford and Dr. Gregory, November 1793

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1326
Scope and Contents An index at the beginning of this substantial volume of clinical case notes lists 28 women and 31 men with their symptoms and treatment recorded in manuscript notes over more than 600 pages. The manuscript offers much information on the methods of these two leading 18th century Scottish physicians.

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...

Collection of copies of 'The Procession'

 Fonds — Box: CLX-A-767, Volume: Coll-1103 / E.2007.1
Identifier: Coll-1103
Scope and Contents This small hybrid collection contains in a single volume - bound together - off-print copies of 'The Procession', copies of 'Monthly Papers for Students', manuscript notes, and newspaper cuttings. The printed copies of articles from 'The Procession' (or possibly complete issues of the journal) include: 1874 - The Procession - a fragmentary epic on recent events; and, 1874 - The Election. Newspaper cuttings are from The Scotsman dated Saturday 11 April 1874, and relating...

Collection of Library slips relating to Edinburgh University theses, 1844

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1288
Scope and Contents The 5 x slips (fragments) were discovered by cataloguing staff inside earlier Edinburgh University theses. They are handwritten in ink. The fragments are: - a note of page references with some remarks relating to a medical text - a list of theses sent either by or to Prof. Christison, Edinburgh College, 26 July 1844 - with the names Vass, Anderson, Chepmell, Etherington, Fleming, Jones ...

Collection of recordings (78rpm) of a lecture given by Sir Godfrey Thomson in 1950

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1448
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of 5 (lacquer) acetate 78 rpm records containing a recording of a lecture on University teaching given by Godfrey H. Thomson in 1950.

Filtered By

  • Names: University of Edinburgh (Scottish University) X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Repository
Edinburgh University Library Special Collections 123
New College Library Special Collections 3
 
Subject
Students 37
Student notes 12
Edinburgh (Scotland) 9
Medals 9
Medicine 8
∨ more
Chemistry 7
Lectures and Lecturing 7
Law 6
Teachers, Training of 6
Graduation Ceremonies 5
Anatomy 4
Education 4
Education research 4
Law (Scotland) 4
Mathematics 4
Midwifery 4
Animal embryology 3
Educational tests and measurements 3
Examination Papers 3
Music 3
Philosophy 3
Photographs 3
Physicians 3
Psychology 3
Scotland 3
Statistics 3
Student Records 3
Student lecture notes 3
Agriculture 2
Animal Genetics 2
Astronomy 2
Biblical scholars 2
Botany 2
Child psychology 2
Correspondence 2
Diaries 2
Dynamics 2
English literature | 2
Ethics 2
Genetics 2
Geological Mapping 2
Geology 2
Geology, Stratigraphic Pleistocene 2
Intelligence 2
Intelligence tests 2
London (England) 2
Mechanics 2
Medical students 2
Natural History 2
Optics 2
Physiology 2
Poetry 2
Political economy | 2
Polypodiaceae, Classification of 2
Statisticians 2
Student activities | Edinburgh (Scotland) 2
Student newspapers and periodicals 2
Surgeons 2
Testimonials 2
University of Edinburgh -- students 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
certificate 2
Accounts 1
Achromatic Telescope 1
Aesthetics 1
Ajmer (India) 1
Albums 1
Alluvium 1
Animal Breeding 1
Animal Breeding Research 1
Antiquarians 1
Architecture and philosophy 1
Architecture--Study and Teaching 1
Astrophysics 1
Benbecula Inverness-shire Scotland 1
Biochemistry 1
Biology 1
Botanists 1
Building 1
Buildings, War Damage 1
Burma 1
Calculators 1
Calorimeters 1
Calorimetry 1
Carbon Dioxide 1
Causation 1
Celestial Mechanics 1
Celtic studies 1
Censorship 1
Charities 1
Charters 1
Chronometers 1
Church History 1
Church and social problems 1
City Planners 1
City Planning 1
City Planning--Study and Teaching 1
Civic Centers 1
Civil Engineering 1
∧ less