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A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks

 

Cartes de Visite

by date

Here are some thumbnail images of cartes de visite and cabinet prints.

The style of photo and the clothing may be helpful in dating other cartes de visite.

Please click on any images to enlarge it, or select one of the other categories below..

Men Ladies Children Couples Groups Other Backs

 

Men

1856-67

  A carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867

1856-67

  A carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867

1860-70

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1860-1870  -  James Buchan

1860-70

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1860-1870  -  Man with long hair

1860-70

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1860-1870  -  Man seated with top hat

1860-70

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1860-1870

1860-70

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1860-1870  -  Mr Currie

1861-63

A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 39 South Bridge  -  A Gentleman

1863

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1860-1870  -  Man with staff

1863

Carte de visite No 2  -  HG Glen  -  front

1863 -1864

Carte de Visite of a Man  -  by Howie & Bonne

1864 -1867

A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 17 Princes Street  -  sold by Weddell

1864 -1867

Carte de Visite from J Howie Junior, showing date established 1840

1865 -1870

Carte de visite  -  Kyles  -  36 Regent Street  -  Man and chair

1866 -1867

Carte de visite  -  Kyles & Law  -  206 High Street and 33 Bath Street, Portobello  -  Man

1866 -1867

Carte de visite  -  Kyles & Law  -  206 High Street and 33 Bath Street, Portobello  -  Man and chair 

1867

Carte de visite by William Walker

1867

Carte de visite  -  Kyles & Law  -  206 High Street and 33 Bath Street, Portobello  -  Man

1866 -1870

J  B Cartlidge  -  Photo 1

1866 -1870

J  B Cartlidge  -  Photo 2

1866 -1870

J  B Cartlidge  -  Photo 3

1866 -1870

J  B Cartlidge  -  Photo 6

1866 -1870

Edinburgh Photo Co  -  Photo 1

1866 -1870

Edinburgh Photo Co  -  Photo 2

1866 -1870

Edinburgh Photo Co  -  Photo 3

1866 -1870

Edinburgh Photo Co  -  Photo 4

1866 -1870

Edinburgh Photo Co  -  Photo 8

1866 -1869

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross   -  from his studio at 36 Hanover Street  -  man on a chair

1868 -1870

Carte de Visite by John Center  -  6 (front)

1871 -1874

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1871-1874  -  Man with moustache 

1871 -1874

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1871-1874 

1871 -1874

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1871-1874  -  Man with high collar 

1871 -1877

Carte de visite by Adam Diston  -  1871-1876  -  Portrait of de Gray

1873 -1880

Carte de Visite by John Center  -  8 (front)

1875 -1888

A carte de visiet by James Good Tunny  -  1875-1886  -  Man in kilt 

1877 -1882

Carte de visite  -  Kyles & Moir  - 1877 to 1882  -  Man and girl

1877 -1882

Carte de visite  -  Kyles & Moir  - 1877 to 1882  -  In uniform

1877 -1882

Carte de visite  -  Kyles & Moir  - 1877 to 1882  -  Profile of a man

1877 -1882

Carte de visite  -  Kyles & Moir  - 1877 to 1882  -  Man with a large moustache

1881

Carte de visite from the Edinburgh studio of Marshall Wane  -  Head of a youth

1881 - 1886

Cabinet Print by Brown, Barnes & Bell  -  Man

1881 - 1886

Cabinet Print by Brown, Barnes & Bell  -  Man's Head and Shoulders

1883 - 1884

Edwin Debenham  -  Cabinet Print 1  -  front

1883 - 1884

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer John Ross  -  small portrait of a gentleman in an oval frame

1883 - 1887

Carte de visite  -  T Gilbertson  -  front

1888 - 1898

Carte de Visite  -  Photographer: RK Thomson  

1889 - 1896

Portrait of John Center, photographer and bagpipe maker, taken in the studio of James Howie, 3 Princes Street, in 1888.

1891 - 1893

Carte de visitge No 1  -  James Gibb  -  front

1891 - 1893

Carte de visite No 2  -  James Gibb  -  front

1891 - 1901

Carte de visite of a Man  -   by William Fairbairn

1894 - 1904

Carte de Visite  -  Photographer: Pettigrew & Amos, Leith

1896 - 1898

William Mercer  -  Cabinet Print  -  Man in Greenhouse

1898 - 1908

Auty & Heaven  -  Cabinet Print  -  front

 

 

 

 

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Links to Other Pages

EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks