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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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Professional Photographers'

Businesses beginning 1839 - 1939

Addresses

Le to Lh

Address

Name

Dates

41 Leamington Terrace

Stewart,  William F

1896

7 Leith Street

Begbie,  Thomas Vernon

1874-81

7 Leith Street

Murray,  James

1883

7 Leith Street

Milne, Alexander

c.1884-85

7 Leith Street

Whyte,  John

1886-89

7 Leith Street

Mann, Alexander

c.1890-96

7 Leith Street

Star Photo Co.

?

73 Leith Street

Macalpine & Son

1917-19

73 Leith Street

Macalpine,  Malcolm

1918-20

73 Leith Street

Black & White

?

73 Leith Street

Imperial Studios

?

76  Leith Street

Thomson, G

1878

76  Leith Street

Edinburgh & Leith Photographic Copying Co.

?

78  Leith Street

Royal Studio

1945
 + when?

79  Leith Street

Jerome's Studio, 79 Leith Street, Edinburgh

Jerome Ltd.

1934-70

112 Leith Street

Durward,  Alexander

1928,

112 Leith Street

Durward,  Alexander

1942-45

128 Leith Street

Royal Studio

?

130 Leith Street

Low,  Philip Ernest

1908-10

137 Leith Street 

Morrison,  George G

1915-36

1 Leith Street Terrace

Mackail,  John

1860

1a Leith Walk

Mackay,  John H

1872

36 Leith Walk

Lindsay,  David

1861-64

49 Leith Walk

Lessels,  John Fraser

1907-08

67,69 Leith Walk

Lawrie,  Alexander

1872-81

70 Leith Walk

Fairbairn,  William

1909-12

70 Leith Walk

Ainley,  F

1913-14

70 Leith Walk

Crown Studio

1916-21

70 Leith Walk

Mackay,  George Ritchie

1916-21

70 Leith Walk

Mackay,  George Ritchie, Mrs.

1920-21

70 Leith Walk

Bambrick,  John C

1924-26

72 Leith Walk

Fairbairn,  William

1902-08

77 Leith Walk

Palmer,  AG

1886

85 Leith Walk

Harper,  John Campbell

1916-41

131 Leith Walk

Muir,  Thomas

1877-82

131 Leith Walk

Paterson, John

1887

131 Leith Walk

Pettigrew, John

1888-93

131 Leith Walk

Young, John Ogden

1890

131 Leith Walk

Pettigrew & Amos

1894-98

131 135 Leith Walk

Pettigrew & Amos

1899-04

131 135 Leith Walk

Harper & Smellie

1905-08*

131 Leith Walk

Harper,  John Campbell

1916-19

131 135 Leith Walk

Harper,  John Campbell

1908*-15

Thank you to Pieter Grootes, Best, The Netherlands, for telling me that he has a photo in his family collection by John Campbell Harper, 131-135 Leith Walk, which he believes was taken in 1905, so when exactly did John Campbell Harper end his partnership with Smellie and start working alone?.

131 135 Leith Walk

Harper,  John Campbell

1920-46

131 135 Leith Walk

Harper,  John Campbell Ltd.

1947-60

137 Leith Walk

Sanders, E

1920-21

163 Leith Walk

Harper & Smellie

1899-04

175 Leith Walk

Holloway-Miller

1915-21

185 Leith Walk

Lessels,  John Fraser

?

271 Leith Walk

Menzies,  Frazer

1954

302 Leith Walk

Swanston,  William

1896-30

Leith Walk Station

Dykes, Robert

1886

Leith Walk Station

Bomont,  F

?

2 Leslie Place

Banks,  John

1907-10

3 Leslie Place

Murray,  John

1893

 

Professional Photographers

Businesses beginning

1839 - 1939

Photographers

Addresses

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Ba   Be   Br

Ca   Co   Cr

Da   Do

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La   Le   Lo

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Mac/Mc K

Ma   Mo   Mu

 N 

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Pa   Pe   Q

Ra   Ros

Sa   Si   St

Ta   To

U  V

Wa    We

X  Y  Z

 A 

Ba   Br   

Ca   Co  

 D 

 E 

Fa   Fo

Ga   Gi

Ha   Hi 

I  J  K

La   Le   Li

 M 

Na  No 

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1  Princes Street 

60  Princes Street

70  Princes Street

79  Princes Street

100  Princes Street

 Q 

 R 

Sa  Sc

South Bridge

South C

 T 

U  V

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Professional Photographers

Businesses beginning

1940 - 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