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Edinburgh (Scotland)

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 830 Collections and/or Records:

Addresses for Mr Matheson and Mr Ross, 1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/175
Scope and Contents Addresses for 'Mr Matheson, 41 E[ast] London St[reet]' and 'Mr Ross, Annville, N[ew]haven Road', both Dùn Èideann.

Addresses for Mrs MacKay and Mal[colm] Macleod, 1894

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW122/131
Scope and Contents Addresses which read 'Mrs [Hugh] MacKay 55 Morningside Park' and '56 Bridge St[reet] Mal[colm] Macleod'.

Addresses of 'Arch[ibald] Maccoll' and 'R Macdonald', c1893

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Identifier: Coll-97/CW126g/17
Scope and Contents Addresses of 'Arch[ibald] Maccoll' and 'D Macdonald', the former residing at 'Whitevale' in Slateford 'a low house' and the latter residing at '26 Struthers Street Calton Glasgow'.

Are We Becoming Less Intelligent?, 13 May 1949

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Identifier: Coll-1310/3/1/2/30
Scope and Contents The lecture outlines the concept and possible explanations for a differential birth rate, and the relationship between family size and intelligence. Thomson describes the purpose and findings of the Scottish Mental Surveys and follow-up studies.

Also includes invitation from the BBC to undertake the talk, and copy of the agreement form.

Arts Faculty Block D - William Robertson Building and David Hume Tower, 1964

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Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/6.5.2
Scope and Contents 9 copy architectural plans (60cm x 85cm), formerly stapled together, showing interior detail and podium plans for the University of Edinburgh Arts Faculty Block D (later the William Robertson Building and David Hume Tower). In addition there is a sheet of pencil and tracing paper draft sections undertaken by Percy Johnson Marshall & Associates.

Arts Faculty Block G feasibility study, 1965

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Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/6.5.5
Scope and Contents 20 copy architectural plans (60cm x 85cm) by Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall and Partners showing a feasibility study for the University of Edinburgh Faculty of Arts Block G which was never built. There are floor plans and block plans for both phase I and phase II at podium and subpodium level all at 1/16" to 1' scale. There are also parking plans and a site plan.

Astronomy, c1780-c1803

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Identifier: Coll-204/10
Scope and Contents Notes and sketches on the rudiments of astronomy.

Bristo Square, c1978

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Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/5.5.4
Scope and Contents Scenic line drawing in brown and black ink, on tracing paper (29cm x 56cm) diagonally across Edinburgh's Bristo Square looking towards the University of Edinburgh buildings: MacEwan Hall and the Student's Union building at Teviot Place. The drawing is initialled ADML.

"Bristo Square" plans published for consultation, c1978

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Identifier: PJM/PJMA/EUD/B/5.5.5
Scope and Contents Reprint of a double page article from Edinburgh University Bulletin No 6 entitled "Bristo Square" plans published for consultation. This article outlines the plans for the creation of Edinburgh's new square and includes architectural drawings of the proposals. An aerial photograph of the site before the commencement of the necessary road realignment is also included.