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Portraits

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 43 Collections and/or Records:

A descriptive catalogue of original portraits & c., drawn and etched by the late John Kay, 1836

 Item
Identifier: Coll-244/2/4
Scope and Contents

Printed book, A descriptive catalogue of original portraits & c., drawn and etched by the late John Kay.

Dates: 1836

Album and scrapbook collected by Jessie Aitken Wilson

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1504
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of: 1 x book of photographic portraits containing portraits of Albrech Duerer, Charles Darwin, John Stuart Mill, Thomas Carlyle, George Sand, Matthew Arnold, and cardinal newman, and others. The album was given to Jessie Aitken Wilson by novelist Mrs. Oliphant and is inscribed, 'This Book was the gift of Mrs. Oliphant'. 1 x packet of (4) loose photographic...
Dates: 1850-1870

Albums containing autograph letters to Sir Charles Lyell and family, and portraits of the writers, compiled by Leonard Lyell

 Fonds
Identifier: Coll-1997
Content Description This collection consists of two albums compiled by Leonard Lyell, nephew of Charles Lyell and son of Katherine Mary Lyell. The volumes contain letters sent by many leading scientists and scholars of the 19th century to Sir Charles Lyell and others in his family, such as his wife Mary, the elder Charles Lyell, Mary’s father Leonard Horner, and his brother Francis Horner. In both albums, most of the letters are accompanied by a facing photograph or portrait print of the letter’s...
Dates: 1805-1899

Balfour, John Hutton, Professor. Portrait.

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1980/3
Scope and Contents

C.D.V. Photograph on carte by John Moffat, Edinburgh.

Dates: mid-late 19th century

Bell, Joseph. Portrait.

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1980/2
Scope and Contents

C.D.V. Photograph on carte by J. G. Tunny, Edinburgh.

Dates: mid-late 19th century

Black and white photographic portraits, mostly of artists, Undated

 Item
Identifier: Coll-41/9/5/7
Scope and Contents

Photographic portraits of various artists: Ivan Miro, Fernand Leger, Yves Tanquy (by Man Ray), Alberto Giacometti, Marcel Duchamp, Georges Braque (2 copies), Max Ernst, Picasso (by Man Ray). Also includes a photograph of Dame Honour Fell and one featuring an unidentified individual.

Dates: Undated

Black and white print of a painted portrait of F.A.E Crew (6 copies), Undated, c.1940s

 File
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/A1/8/10
Scope and Contents From the Series:

With one exception, this collection of photographs chiefly features staff from the Institute of Animal Genetics.

Dates: Undated, c.1940s

Canny Scots, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3148
Scope and Contents

Photograph of 'canny Scots' - two men stand beside two women who are sitting on a a park bench on a lawn with trees and mountains in the background in the early 20th century. One of the men is possibly, Professor Robert Wallace.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Cartes de visite portraits of medics

 Fonds — Folder Phot.Ill.90
Identifier: Coll-1980
Scope and Contents

Cartes de visite portraits of medics.

Dates: mid-late 19th century

Family photographs, 1850s-1970s

 Series
Identifier: Coll-1937/5
Scope and Contents This series contains approximately 60 black-and-white family photographs, dating from the 1850s up to the 1950s. The provenance is not clear and the pictures have no caption, however many of them appear to be related to Arthur Patrick Logan Turner (1914-1998), one of William Aldren Turner's sons, and to Hilda Turner.Approximaltely 40 photographs date from the Second World War, and show service men in uniform and ATS members, as well as some landscapes. Arthur P. L. Turner served...
Dates: 1850s-1970s