Edinburgh,  Leith and Newhaven

Social History

Old Photos

 

Childhood

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Edinburgh Free Kindergarten

Edinburgh Free Kindergarten

[Date?]

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Nursery School Children in Edinburgh

Nursery School Children

[Date?]

 

Groups

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  The Band of Hope outside St Mungo's Church, Albion Place, Leith in the 1920s

'Band of Hope'
St Mungo's Church, Leith
1920s

Firfighters standing in front of Parliament House and the statue to Charles II in Parliament Square, Edinburgh  -  Late-1890s

Edinburgh Firefighters
late-1890s

 

Ceremonies

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Drinking Well Ceremony

Drinking Well Ceremony

[Date?]

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  The Boxmaster of the Society of Free Fishermen, Newhaven

Society of Free Fishermen

[Date?]

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Robing the Minister

Robing the Minister

1916

 

Gatherings and Processions

 Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Gathering at the foot of The Mound  -  A crowd gathered round a clergyman

Gathering at
 Foot of The Mound

[Date?]

 A Newhaven Float in the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Pageant  -  1927

Newhaven Float
Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Pageant

1927

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Poro 'Pipe of Peace' van  -  Driven in the Edinburgh Hospital Charities Parade along Princes Street, 1922

'Pipe of Peace' van
Hospital Charities' Parade

1922

 Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Procession  -  What are these vehicles, and when might the photo have been taken?

Edinburgh Corporation Transport Vehicles
Edinburgh Royal Infirmary Pageant

Year?

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Suffragettes' March along Princes Street on 9 October 1909.

Suffragettes March
Photo 1

1909

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Gathering at the foot of The Mound  -  A crowd gathered round a clergyman

Suffragettes March
Photo 2

1909

 

Work

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Police Horse-drawn Prison Coach

Police horse-drawn
prison coach

[Date?]

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  J Banks, Chimney Sweep, Newhaven (perhaps)

J Banks, Newhaven
Chimney Sweep

[Date?

Edinburgh Social History Photographs  -  Milnes' Delivery Van

Milnes
Delivery Van

1903

 A Lantern slide by A H Baird, Edinburgh  -  Polton Farm, The Cabbage Field

Cabbage Field

[Date?]

A Lantern slide by A H Baird, Edinburgh  -  Polton Farm, The Cabbage Field

Potato Workers

[Date?]

A Lantern slide by A H Baird, Edinburgh  -  Polton Farm, The Cabbage Field

Farm Workers

[Date?]

Buildings  -  John Croall, Coachbuilders  -   Outside  -  Castle Terrace  

Croall's (outside)
Castle Terrace

1915

Buildings  -  John Croall, Coachbuilders  -   Bodymakers' Shop  -  Castle Terrace  

Croall's (inside)
Castle Terrace

1915

Louise Thomson, a nurse at Craiglockhart Military Hospital

Nurse

Craiglockhart Military Hospital

 

Death

Old Photos  -  Social History  -  Funeral Procession

Funeral Procession

1928

 

 

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