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General Collection. Photograph Albums.

551 87

Description General Collection. Photograph Albums.

Collection General Collection. Photograph Albums.

Catalogue Number 551 87

Category All Other

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Collection Hierarchy - Collection Level

Collection Level (551 87) General Collection. Photograph Albums.

Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
All Other PA 47 Photograph Album No 47: Dundee Album 1878 Batch Level
All Other PA 148 Photograph Album No 148: The Princess Christian Album 1860 Batch Level
All Other PA 29 Photograph Album No. 29: Sheena Andrew Album c. 1878 Batch Level
All Other PA 38 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO. 38: HOLYROOD GALLERY ALBUM. Professional album, red leather, gilt inlay labelled (back inside cover): 'A & N C S Ld, Stationery Dept, 105 Victoria St. SW.' c.1900 Album of professional prints by J Valentine, G W Wilson and Poulton Series of Castles, bridges, art reproduction, topography England and Norway. Includes views of Killin, Comrie, Crieff and Culloden; a photograph of a Royal Navy warship with twin funnels and views by K. Knudsen, Bergen including Hardanger, Molde, Vossebanen, Romsdalen etc. c. 1900 Batch Level
All Other PA 114 Photograph Album No 114: Dorothy M Turnbull 1898 Batch Level
All Other PA 39 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO.39: TRAVELS ALBUM Album in book format, light brown leather, embossed, gilt inlay. Insc: (first page) 'PARKINS/GOTTO' (1887-1891) Album of professional prints by G.W.Wilson and J.Valentine plus snapshots of the Southern Mediterranean, Germany, Paris, Isle of Wight and castles, bridges, towns of Scotland, including Shetland, Orkney, Pittenweem, St Monans and Drummond Castle from the gardens. There is a photograph of the SS Patua ?; a group in the Consul's garden Shanghai showing five European men and one woman with four Chinese people, probably servants; Dr Palin, Frances and Fergus with horses; and several tennis parties, at Mrs Kennedy's, 1887 and at St Leonards, 1891. c. 1876 Batch Level
All Other PA 137 Photograph Album No 137: Susan Freer's Album Maroon half calf, hard backed album with gold trim on covers and spine, 29 card pages. Inscribed inside in ink: 'Susan M Freer October 1910'. A collection of postcards, photographs and pages from theatre programmes with hand written titles and dates between 1900 and 1917. Contains photographs of Fordel Villa, Melrose, the Freer family's home for at least thirty years before this, and also shown are Spring Hill, St Baldred's Church (and Rev Gill) and Marly Knowe (Old Abbey Road) all North Berwick; Crichton House, Mountainhall 1909/10 and 1 Albany 1913 both Dumfries; Bangour Village station 1912; Ash Bank, Kippford 1913 and the garden of Balgonie, Colinton 1914. There are snapshots of Polly, Boodles, G and C Wade and Dorothy's wedding, 1903 and Bobby's birthday party 19 July 1910 at Liberton; Teddy Davies (3) and Ellen Davies (4); KW McEwen (2) is shown alongside a birth notice reading: "McEwen at St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands on 9th inst. Wife of FA McEwen, a daughter". A group of women at St Andrews is captioned Girls' Diocesan Week 1915. 1910 Batch Level
All Other PA 31 Photograph Album No.31: LOCHEND ALBUM Amateur Album, dark blue leather, black spine & edges, gilt inlay. (1881-3) Inscribed: (front cover) "G.W." Amateur snapshots of Lochend House, houses, cottages, bridges, topography and family photographs. Includes views of Lochend, and the Lake of Menteith and also shows a boathouse; a lady and a pony on bridge; Monachyle; Beannaich Aonghais; thatched cottages; Inchmahome; an old cottage, Balquhidder, June 1893; Drumharry; Garth House, Fortingall; "Sowing" [farm workers sowing seed]; an old lady in a cottage at Balquhidder beside a kettle on a chain; and other local topography, boats and a wedding group outside the front door of a large house, September 3rd, 1891. c. 1892 Batch Level
All Other PA 42 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 42: LINLITHGOW ALBUM Album of brown leather with black spine and corners, gilt inlay Insc: (inside cover) 'MacNiven & Wallace, Princes Street, Edinburgh', (back cover) 'W J & S' (1860's-1880). Album of amateur photographs, some from the 1860's, of Linlithgow, bridges, castles, topography and family prints, art reproductions. Includes a large unidentified family group with grandparents, five other adults and 11 children; Horace Bridge on the Arniston Estate; other portraits including a fisherman; a sailor wearing a jersey marked "RCYC" and "SY Katinka", with a bird; pontoon buildings at Hog's Island near Bombay with coolie workers, and BJSDN Co's "SS BENBA"; Portobello beach with bathing machines, crowds and donkeys. Several images are likely to be from the Arniston Estate including pages 4, 5 and 13/2 (possibly Purbieshill Glen) and page 15, 30, 43 (possibly South Esk Glen waterfall). c. 1860 Batch Level
All Other PA 59 Photograph Album No 59: 'Pinkieburn Album' c. 1880 Batch Level
All Other PA 138 Photograph Album No 138: COUNTRY HOUSE PARTIES ALBUM Dark morocco-bound hard-backed album with gold tooled covers and monogram on front (?MDS) with blue and white marbled end papers and 100 thick cream paper pages. 72 of the pages used for signatures, souvenir water-colours, drawings, photographs etc. - many including a photograph of the house party venue - dated from 1899 to 1912. Most of the locations are Aberdeenshire, but the house-parties were held in houses in England (Shoreham Park, Norwich) Ireland (Stradbally Hall, Queen's County) as well as Scottish houses and castles including Fyvie, Udny and Cluny castles; Dochfour; Monymusk; Gledfield, Ardgay; Aden House; Durris House; Fasque; Inshewan, Forfar; Glenkindie; Fintray House; Ballindarroch; Scaniport, Inverness; The Lee, Lanark; Ballogie, Springkell and others. Signatures of those present are too numerous to list but include the surnames of Forbes-Leith, Gordon, Duff, Hill-Whitson, McLean, Udny, Murray-Graham, Lockhart, Cosby, Young, Sinclair, Guiness and many more, and some otf them appear in the photographs beside views of the houses. Some idea of the lifestyle of the hosts and guests involved at this period is evident from the captions and Comments. 1899 Batch Level
All Other PA 192 Photograph Album No 192: Scrap Album: From Formosa to Glenlyon c. 1880 Batch Level
All Other PA 43 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 43: ANCIENT TOMBS ARGYLESHIRE ALBUM Photograph album containing a survey of the carved grave slabs and ancient monuments of Argyllshire, including Kilmartin, Castle Sween, views of villages, etc. 1870 Batch Level
All Other PA 44 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 44: FANCY ALBUM Album of red leather, gilt inlay and page edges Insc: (inside front cover) 'From A Somervail Plain and fancy stationer 73 George Street Edinburgh' (2nd page on gilt motif) 'The Edinburgh Photographic Album' (1878) Album of professional prints by J Valentine and G W Wilson of bridges, castles, towns etc., and art reproductions, religious prints, prints of paintings by Faed, topography, unidentified family snapshots and a pressed fern. 1878 Batch Level
All Other PA 45 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 45: KIRKCUDBRIGHT ALBUM Album with photographic prints showing views in Scotland, including Kirkcudbright, Edinburgh and Stirling, as well as sites in England. The album also includes art reproductions and engravings. c. 1880 Batch Level
All Other PA 61/1 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 61: THE MARSHALL ALBUM, vol.II Bound in black Morocco leather with gold inly on the front cover in an interweaving design, and with a gold striped spine. Photographic album including amateur and commercial views of buildings of Perthshire, Argyll, Midlothian, the Highlands etc and abroad. See also PAs128-131. c. 1870 Batch Level
All Other PA 62 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 62: THE BANFF ALBUM Album of amateur snapshots bound in bottle green cloth with gilt inscription Insc: (front cover) 'Photographs', no personal inscription, compiler unknown. Buildings and topography of Perthshire, Banffshire and Eigg, taken on three holiday tours in 1908, 1909 and 1913. Many views are dated and accompanied by short inscriptions. Other photographs show an elephant being led through the streets at Ballinluig; the cottage where Alexander Mackenzie, Premier of Canada was born at Logierait, and there are views of Grandtully, Castle Menzies, Dull, Weem, Fortingall and Kenmore; Hog Hill at Loch Tay where Dr. Macdonald preached during the revival; Lady of Lawers Church; Croft Moraig; the well at Fincastle and Glen Tilt Hotel. Also shown are St John's Church, Gamrie More; Low Shore, Banff; Findlater Castle; and MacDuff Harbour, 1909 with fishing boats including BF130, ("Annie Jane, a Zulu of 37 tons, built 1900 for G.Anderson MacDuff); Cleadale and a picture of a boy using a foot plough. 1908 Batch Level
All Other PA 63 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 63: THE BORTHWICK ALBUM Photograph album with views of sites across Scotland, including Borthwick Castle as well as family photographs. c. 1925 Batch Level
All Other PA 61B PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM 61B: THE MARSHALL ALBUM 2 Contains an interior view of a conservatory with furnishings and a light fitting, c.1913; a menu for a meal at Loretto on 2 July 1913; a Christmas card from HMS Ariel; invitations to Medical graduations at Edinburgh University, 1913 and 1914, and snaps of a naval officer accompanied by two army officers. There are also snapshots taken from the deck of a naval warship showing big guns firing and distant shipping. Batch Level
All Other PA 28 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 28: MELVILLE CASTLE ALBUM Album containing carte-de-visite portraits and views of Melville Castle and one photograph of the Prentice Pillar at Roslin Chapel. c. 1860 Batch Level
All Other PA 64 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 64: THE BONHILL ALBUM Album of amateur photographs bound in grey cloth, cf.PAs 21, 85, 90,114,115, 116, 125, 126 and 127 Includes family portraits, topography and buildings of Perthshire, Dunbartonshire, Stirlingshire, 1899-1907. Photographs are of many members of the Turnbull family and of Miss Davidson, Mr Mills at Glendaruel Hotel and other members of the Mills family, E Jamieson, Ugo, Mrs Burney, Cornelia, Dorothy, Marjorie and Robertson, Jessie J., Willie, Eliza, Mr Tulloch, Ferry John, and Archie the Gardener, Elska Ramsay, Mrs Ramsay, J McNab, Annie McGowan, Miss Parker, Arthur Stuart and Mrs Le Blanc. Locations include St Fillans Hotel, 1900 with figures, Bonhill, Stanley, Millburn, Colintraive, Shandon, Aikenshaw and Mambeg pier. One photograph shows Messrs Clarke and Wilson's office at Madras in 1901 with SRT and James Whitson and a larger one is of a group of staff of the ICS including JRB Branson and WS Adie; another is a view of "an old woman's residence at Portincaple" which has been made from an upturned boat with tarred roof and smoking chimney with a resident black cat. Snaps at Shandon include MAJ, a little girl playing with a toy boat in a pool; and a group of Alison Turnbull, Jane Blyth, Jeannie McKenzie and Jessie Logan, (maids). 1899 Batch Level
All Other PA 65 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 65: BOOTHBY ALBUM Amateur album, red leather embossed with gilt, c.1870. Amateur snapshots, papercuttings, art reproductions, photographic views from England, Wales and the St Andrews area, (including Kniburn Terrace, 1889); two photographs of 'sketches by Miss Webster', St Andrews Castle and Budda Rock. Also shown are Rohallion Castle; Wemyss Castle with a horse-drawn grass-cutter; "Butter making" showing a young girl, Kathleen Hunt, at Foxworthy; Surveying (four men with staff and level); Robert and George Boothby with Jessie the pony, and a carriole at Howden House, Midcalder. There is also a modern snap of Rolf, Joan and the children. c. 1870 Batch Level
All Other PA 46 Photograph Album No 46: Thomas Wright Album 1887 Batch Level
All Other PA 66 PHOTOGRAPH ALBUM NO 66: THE TOLLEMACHE ALBUM Photograph album associated with the Tollemache family with views of Brodie Castle, Cawdor Castle, Nairn and Kilravock Castle, as well as Helmingham Hall and Peckforton Castle, including many interiors. 1890 Batch Level

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