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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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October 13-20,  2006

 

Cabinet Print by John McKean  -  Mrs Elizabeth Kuchnan Stewart      Cabinet Print by John McKean  -  3 ladies     Portrait of James and Stewart Wood  by Joyhn Campbell Harper

A shooting competition, probably somewhere around Edinburgh.  Where is it?

Oct 20, 2006

Oct 20, 2006

Oct 20, 2006

 

Magic Lantern Slides - produced by E Lennie, Edinburgh     Magic Lantern Slides - produced by E Lennie, Edinburgh    Magic Lantern Slides - produced by E Lennie, Edinburgh

A portrait of three children from an Edinburgh family - boys or girls?  -  photographed when?

Oct 19, 2006

Oct 19, 2006

Oct 19, 2006

Oct 19, 2006

 

Oct 18, 2006

Oct 18, 2006

 

A postcard of a young William John Stewart Wood  -  From Paterson's 'Burgh Studios'     The  back of a A postcard of a young William John Stewart Wood  -  From Paterson's 'Burgh Studios'     A photograph possibly of a Boer War soldier  -  from which Regiment?  

  A portrait probably of William Wood, father of William Wood of Wood Brothers, Wholesale Fishmerchants, Newhaven  -  photographer not known    A portrait probably of William Wood, father of William Wood of Wood Brothers, Wholesale Fishmerchants, Newhaven  -  photographer not known     A portrait probably of the mather of William Wood of Wood Brothers, Wholesale Fishmerchants, Newhaven  -  photographer not known    A portrait probably ofthe mother of William Wood of Wood Brothers, Wholesale Fishmerchants, Newhaven  -  photographer not known

   Postcard of a school class  -  probably somewhere around Newhaven in the early 1900s     The back of a postcard of a school class  -  probably somewhere around Newhaven in the early 1900sin Leith or Newhaven     Summerside Bowling Club and Church, Leith 

Home Guard,  1940-44

Oct 17, 2006

Oct 17, 2006

Oct 17, 2006

  • Portrait of a grandfather                                                 2 new pages

Oct 17, 2006

  • Portrait of a grandmother                                               2 new pages

Oct 17, 2006

Oct 17, 2006

Oct 17, 2006

  • Home Guard  1940-44                                                            2 new pages

 

A Photograph of two brothers from Leith with whippets  -  taken in an unidentified studio     A Photograph of two brothers from Leith with whippets  -  taken in an unidentified studio

A portrait by JCH Balmain of one of the members of the Wood Family.  Two brothers in this family operated the wholesale fish merchants, Wood Brothers in the early 1900s.     The back of a portrait by JCH Balmain of one of the members of the Wood Family.  Two brothers in this family operated the wholesale fish merchants, Wood Brothers in the early 1900s.

Auty & Heaven  - Cabinet Print, possibly of one of the members of the Wood family     Auty & Heaven  - Cabinet Print, possibly of one of the members of the Wood family

Oct 16, 2006

Oct 16, 2006

  • JCH Balmain  portrait                                                            new page

Oct 16, 2006

 

The Wood Family at their home, 24 Craighall Crescent, Newhaven     The Wood Family at their home, 24 Craighall Crescent, Newhaven

 Jeffrey Street  -  Wood Brothers' fish delivery van     Wood Brothers' fish delivery van  -  possibly in Craighall Road

Edinburgh Aero Club   - founded 1928     Edinburgh Aero Club   - founded 1928     Edinburgh Aero Club   - founded 1928

Oct 15, 2006

  • 24 Craighall Crescent                                                       2 new pages

Oct 15, 2006

Oct 15, 2006

Oct 15, 2006

Oct 15, 2006

Oct 15, 2006

Oct 15, 2006

 

Oct 14, 2006

Oct 14, 2006

Oct 14, 2006

Oct 14, 2006

 

John Sellers  -  what was the use of this tool, found in an artist's box?

Oct 13, 2006

Oct 13, 2006

  • Durie Brown  clock                                                                   new page

 

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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