The Scotsman

Early Experiments in Photography

1839

Experiments in photography and demonstrations of photography began in 1839.

   Advert in The Scotsman for a Public Lecture on Photography to be given by Dr Fyfe at the Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh on 17 April 1839

Dr Fyfe Lecture   -  1839

 

The Scotsman

Lessons in Photography

1843

The Photographic Institution, 19 Princes Street, Edinburgh

   Advert for Mr Mullins  -  19 Princes Street, Edinburgh  -  1943

Mr Mullins - 1843

 

Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory Adverts

Edinburgh Photographers

1853 - 1923

These adverts show the scope of work of a few of Edinburgh's professional photographers, and in some cases the prices they charged.

Advet in the Edinburgh & Lieth Post Office Directories  -  1868-1870  -Thomas H Douglas

Douglas - 1868-70

 Advert in Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directories  -  1876-77

Howie 1876-77

 Adverts in the Edinburgh & Lieth Post Office Directroies  -  1878-83  -  James Howie Junior

Howie 1878-83

Advert in Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory  -  1869  -  James Howie Junior

Howie - 1869

 Advert in Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directories  -  1870-71  -  James Howie Junior

Howie 1870-71

Francis Caird Inglis  -  Advertisement in 1923 Edinburgh Official Guide

Francis Caird Inglis - 1923

 

Advert in the Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory - 1859  -  E Lennie

Lennie - 1859

McGlashon's Stereoscopic Views - 1 to 81     McGlashon's Stereoscopic Views  -  82 to 172

McGlashon  -  List of Stereoscopic Views

Advert in the Post Office Directories  -  1869 to 1890  -  Nimmo & Son

Nimmo - 1869-90

Advertisement  -  WG Paterson

Patterson

Advet in Edinburgh & Leith Post Office Directory 1853  -  Ross & Thomson

Ross & Thomson - 1853

Advert for Ayton Studio, Shipquay Place, Londonderry, 1900

1900

Ayton:  (Londonderry and Edinburgh)

 

Evening Dispatch

Edinburgh Photographers

1950s

 

Advert for Polyfotos at Patrick Thomson's, North Bridge, close to the junction with the High Street

Patrick Thomsons

 

Advert for Polyfotos at Binns, West End of Princes Street, Edinburgh

Binns

 

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