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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

 

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What's New?

11 - 20 January 2005

 

Fountain's Close  -  drawing by James Drummond, 1853

Six of the daughters of George Oman with their mother Mary Ann Rutherford

Edinburgh at Work  -  George Christie's Building Yard  -  Albert Street, off Easter Road  -  zoom-in         Edinburgh at Work  -  George Christie's Building Yard  -  Albert Street, off Easter Road

20 Jan 2005

20 Jan 2005

20 Jan 2005

20 Jan 2005

20 Jan 2005

20 Jan 2005

 

Pocket Novelty card containing 12 small views of Edinburgh  -  Picture on the front is of Scotland         Pocket Novelty card containing 12 small views of Edinburgh  -  Picture on the front is of a Motor Cycle         Pocket Novelty card containing 12 small views of Edinburgh  -  Picture on the front is of a Thistle

19 Jan 2005

19 Jan 2005

19 Jan 2005

 

Postcard by John A McCulloch, Edinburgh  -  Musicians in the Senegalese Village at the Scottish National Exhibition, 1908     Postcard by John A McCulloch, Edinburgh  -  The Tailor in the Senegalese Village at the Scottish National Exhibition, 1908     Postcard by John A McCulloch, Edinburgh  -  A Group of Women in the Senegalese Village at the Scottish National Exhibition, 1908

Postcard by H M  -  Marine Gardens, Portobello     Valentine Postcard  -  The Somali Village at Portobello Marine Gardens, 1910

15 Jan 2005

15 Jan 2005

15 Jan 2005

15 Jan 2005

15 Jan 2005

 

J S & S, Edinburgh  - " St Giles" series postcards  -  Edinburgh Castle from Johnston Terrace     J S & S, Edinburgh  - " St Giles" series postcards  -  Rosslyn Chapel

J S & S, Edinburgh  -   Royal Scots Greys Statue in West Princes Street Gardens     J S & S, Edinburgh  -  Portobello Marine Gardens

14 Jan 2005

14 Jan 2005

14 Jan 2005

14 Jan 2005

14 Jan 2005

 

 A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 17 Princes Street  -  man at table      A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 17 Princes Street  -  man seated     A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  -  Elderly man and table     A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  -   man with stick and top hat

A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  -   lady at piano     A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  -  Oval  -  man with large moustache     A  carte de visite by John Horsburgh  -   Manwith large beard     A  carte de visite by John Horsburgh  -   Oval  -  Bearded Man

  The back of a carte de visite from John Horsburgh's studio at 17 Princes Street  -  Camera     The back of a carte de visite from John Horsburgh's studio at 131 Princes Street  -  Sun on yellow card     The back of a carte de visite from John Horsburgh's studio at 131 Princes Street  -  Camera     The back of a carte de visite from John Horsburgh's studio at 131 Princes Street  -  Crest and scroll printing

and other photos

13 Jan 2005

13 Jan 2005

13 Jan 2005

 

Carte de visite from the studio of John Horsburgh  -  The Edinburgh and Hawick photographer, George Oman       The back of a carte de visite from the studio of John Horsburgh  -  The Edinburgh and Hawick photographer, George Oman      Carte de visite from the studio of Scott & Oman  -  Mary Ann Oman, photographed with one of her children, probably Jemima     The back of a carte de visite from the studio of Scott & Oman  -  Mary Ann Oman, photographed with one of her children, probably Jemima    

12 Jan 2005

12 Jan 2005

12 Jan 2005

 

Roadsigns in Tuscany, Italy    

Advert for Mr Mullins  -  19 Princes Street, Edinburgh  -  1943     Advert for 6 Volumes of Calotypes, proposed  to be published by Hill & Adamson  -  1844     Advert for H Fox Talbot Book illustrated by calotypes  -  No 2 of Pencil of Nature

11 Jan 2005

11 Jan 2005

11 Jan 2005

11 Jan 2005

 

 

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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