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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

 

Valentine's Postcards

Princes Street

A popular subject for Valentine Postcards

 

Looking to the East

Valentine's Postcard  -  Moonlight Series  -  The East End of Princes Street and the North British Hotel  -  black + white

1903

NB Hotel  colour

 The back of a Valentine's Postcard  -  Moonlight Series  -  The East End of Princes Street and the North British Hotel  -  Colour

NB Hotel  colour  - back

 Valentine's Postcard  -  Moonlight Series  -  The East End of Princes Street and the North British Hotel  -  black + white

c.1903

NB Hotel  -  black + white

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the east along Princes Street, from Frederick Street  -  sepia

1930

from Life Association HO

Postcard by Valentine  -   View to the east along Princes Street from the foot of the Mound

from Foot of Mound

Postcard by Valentine  -  Princes Street, looking east  -  Cable car, cycles and pedestrians in Princes Street

from Frederick St

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  coloured  -  back of green car

1923

from Frederick St

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  coloured  -  back of red car

1923

from Frederick St

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  coloured  -  back of blue car  -  with Hunting Stewart tartan surround car

1923

from Frederick St

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  sepia

1923

from Frederick St

Postcard by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from Frederick Street  -  black & white

1923

from Frederick St

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the east along Princes Street, from an upper floor on Princes Street, close to its junction with Frederick Street

1932

from Frederick St

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the east along Princes Street, from the foot of the Mound  -  1923  -  Photogravure

1923

From Foot of Mound

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the east along Princes Street, from an upper floor in Princes Street, from the foot of the Mound  -  1905

1905

from Foot of Mound

Valentine postcard  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street from the junction with Hanover street

1905

from Foot of Mound

Valentine postcard    Looking to the east along Princes Street from the Scott Monument  -  1936

1933

from Scott Monument

Postcard published by Valentine  -  Looking to the east along Princes Street to the National Galleries

1932

from Frederick Street

 

Looking to the West

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the east along Princes Street, from Frederick Street  -  black &  white

1887

from Waverley

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the west along Princes Street from the North British Hotel towards the Scott Monument

from N B Hotel tower

Postcard by Valentine  -  Princes Street and the Floral Clock in West Princes Street Gardens

1958

from North British Hotel

 

Looking to the North and NE

Valentine's Postcard  - Waverley Steps  -  Posted 1936

Waverley Steps

 

 

Valentine's Postcards

Company History

Dates of Negatives  Thumbnails

Published 1896-1919

Published 1920-1939 Published 1940-1960s

 

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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