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World War, 1914-1918

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

Found in 54 Collections and/or Records:

Isabella Lamont

 Fonds
Identifier: GD1/140
Scope and Contents

Nursing certificate, photograph album, nursing badge, newspaper clipping, loose photographs, poem, and autograph albums with drawings and dedications.

Dates: 1903 - 1940

Items relating to John Baillie, 1909-1960

 File
Identifier: BAI 4/4
Scope and Contents

Selected items relating to John Baillie, including his YMCA identification from the First World War, correspondence, press cuttings and club handbooks.

Dates: 1909-1960

It's Jack's Turn to be Joyful: There's Miles and Miles of Smiles To-Day Throughout the British Navy, 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3201
Scope and Contents

Photograph of a smiling British Navy sailor from the HMS Excellent in 1918 after the defeat of the Germans in World War I.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Jumping. Military Horsemanship in Deauville, [France], 1870s-1930s

 Item
Identifier: Coll-1434/3062
Scope and Contents

Three photographs from a jumping competition showcasing military horsemanship of officers from the Allied and Associated armies at Deauville, France during World War I. One photograph shows British competitor, Lieutenant H G Morrison on Corintho jumping a fence; one photograph shows Captain Laissardiere on Othello jumping a fence; and one photograph showing an unnamed French officer taking a water jump.

Dates: 1870s-1930s

Leith Hospital

 Fonds
Identifier: LHB6
Scope and Contents

Management 1846-1948; administration 1905-1985; patients (bound records) 1904-1987

Dates: 1846-1987

Letters from Professor George Saintsbury to Rev. William Hunt

 Fonds — Box CLX-A-1692
Identifier: Coll-2020
Content Description This collection consists of typescript letters sent by Professor George Saintsbury to Rev. William Hunt D Litt., arranged in chronological order, dating from 1895 to 1932. The subjects of these letters are diverse, from family and personal matters, to literature and political discussions. First lot: "Letters Christmas Eve 1895 to Dec. 1917. Autograph letters and typescript copies of these letters have...
Dates: 1895-1932

Letters reveal war hero's battle with his demons (The Herald), 30 Jun 2000

 Item
Identifier: GD61/11/2/4/320
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 30 Jun 2000

Macdonald, Elizabeth Mackay

 Fonds
Identifier: GD1-30
Scope and Contents

Certificate of training 1910; certificate of registration Edinburgh City Hospital 1911; regulations for admission to Nursing Service Reserve 1908; letters of pay authorisation 1915; uniform and camp kit lists for Reserve; RIE School of Nursing certificate 1914; World War I passport 1914; military hospital identity card 1915

Dates: 1908-1915

Magazines, journals, and newspapers containing articles related to Sir John Jackson and his work, 1909-1919

 Series
Identifier: Coll-1490 outsize
Scope and Contents Approximately 20 newspapers, illustrated journals, newspaper supplements, and magazines dating from 1909 and 1920 which contain articles relating to Sir John Jackson. A later hand a added the number of the relevant pages. The titles include Vanity Fair, Mayfair, Cape Times, The Sketch, The Graphic, The...
Dates: 1909-1919

Marriage of John Baillie and Florence Jewel Fowler, 1918-1919

 Series
Identifier: BAI 3
Scope and Contents

The marriage of John Baillie and Florence Jewel Fowler series consists of:


  1. correspondence relating to engagement and marriage
  2. lists of wedding presents
  3. newspaper accounts
Dates: 1918-1919