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Student Residences

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Group photograph of students from Cowan House , 1942-1944

 File
Identifier: Coll-1848/21-0004
Scope and Contents Two black and white photographs showing students from the accommodation residence called Cowan House, dated 1942-43 and 1943-44.
Dates: 1942-1944

Papers related to Masson Hall, 1920s-1959

 Sub-Fonds — Box CLX-A-115
Identifier: Coll-705/1
Scope and Contents This file contains newsletters, correspondence, reports, booklets, and photographs from Marjorie Rackstraw's time as Warden of Moray House and Warden of Masson House at the University of Edinburgh, as well as her involvement after her resignation with the Masson Association. A key event is the Masson Association party that was hosted at her house in Hampstead, which generated much correspondence.
Dates: 1920s-1959

Photographs, regulation pamphlet, and examination paper relating to Masson Hall

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-1594
Identifier: Coll-2004
Content Description This fonds contains documents and photographs relating to Masson Hall, a hall of residence for women students who attended the University of Edinburgh. It consists of the following items: Two group photographs of students who resided at Masson Hall, dated 1943-44 and Summer 1946. One photograph bears the stamp of J. Campbell Harper, A.R.P.S, 181-185 Leith Walk, Leith, Edinburgh; One examination...
Dates: 1940s

Records relating to the Mechanics' Library and University Hall, Riddle's Court

 Item — Volume Dk.1.4
Identifier: Coll-1841
Scope and Contents A single volume in two parts. The first part relates to the buildings use as the Mechanics Library, the second relates to its period as University Hall. In the front is bound an architectural plan and two engravings of the buildings.Section I begins with a Preface based on extracts from Daniel Wilson, 'Edinburgh in Olden Time'. Bound in before the Preface is a two-sided illustration, one side titled "M'Morran Superintends his bigging". Thererafter follows a table of contents and then...
Dates: 1850s, 1890s