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Kathleen Veitch

551 421

Description Kathleen Veitch

Collection Kathleen Veitch

Catalogue Number 551 421

Category All Other

Scope and Content The surviving office papers of Kathleen Veitch. The collection relates principally to her 1930 Owen Jones Scholarship entry drawings and subsequent trip to Spain. Also includes drawings relating to houses designed by Miss Veitch for her sister and herself; photographs of her, including one as an apprentice in a London architects' office in 1935; letters; a sketchbook; drawing instruments and memorabilia. A collection of architectural books and pamphlets, including a sketchbook from her RIBA Owen Jones Travelling Scholarship trip to southern Spain in 1930.

Archive History The main body of material was donated to RCAHMS in 1996 (Acc No 1996/53). A second body of material, books, pamphlets and a sketchbook was purchased in 1997 (Acc No 1997/17).

Access Conditions There are no restrictions upon access.

Administrative History Kathleen Veitch (1908-68), architect, practising in the Borders until the late 1960s.

Accruals No further accruals are expected.

Accession Number 1996/53; 1997/17

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1274354

Collection Hierarchy - Collection Level

Collection Level (551 421) Kathleen Veitch

Preview Category Catalogue Number Title Date Level
All Other 551 421/1 Architectural designs and early work Group Level
All Other 551 421/2 A collection of personalia Group Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1304055 Portrait of Kathleen Veitch seated at her work desk at architectural firm Romaine-Walker & Jenkins. c. 1930 Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274378 Interior view of top floor landing and staircase. Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274358 General view of house Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274365 General view of veranda Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274367 Portrait of Kathleen Veitch seated at her work desk at architectural firm Romaine-Walker & Jenkins. c. 1930 Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274376 Watercolour landscape of Melrose with Abbey in the distance. Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274377 Fine art print of snowdrops. Initialled by Kathleen Veitch. Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274385 General view of ground floor interior looking towards patio doors. Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274386 General view of house. Title: Barnyard Butts, Gattonside, Melrose, For Miss A.E Campbell. Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274389 Mounted photographs showing side, front and rear views of Greenwells from garden. Title: Greenwells, Gattonside, Melrose. For Mrs M.R. Veitch Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274393 Rear view of house from garden. Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274395 Side view of villa from garden. Item Level
On-line Digital Images On-line Digital Images SC 1274397 Drawing showing detail of embroidery flower from 17th century cover. Item Level

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