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James Valentine

   James Valentine ©

Exhibitions

Photographic Society of Scotland

and

Edinburgh Photographic Society

1st PSS Exhibition, Dec 1856

James Valentine exhibited:

-  8 collodion portraits

-  a glass positive portrait 

-  a frame of 15 portraits of medical men of Dundee. 

3rd PSS Exhibition, Dec 1858

James Valentine exhibited:

- 12 collodion portraits

At the 1876 EPS Exhibition he exhibited

- 6 photographs. 

James Valentine died in 1879.  

1890 EPS Exhibition

Valentine & Son exhibited 7 photographs in the 1890 EPS Exhibition, but no Valentine company was listed amongst Edinburgh's  professional photographers until 1901.

 

James Valentine

   James Valentine ©

Exhibitions

Photographic Society of Great Britain

PSGB Exhibitions 1876, 1877, 1878

No photographs by Valentine exhibited.

PSGB Exhibitions 1879

James Valentine & Son exhibited:

Entry 28

-         Herring Fleet at Stornoway

-         Ditto

-         On the Firth of Lorne

-         On the East Coast

-         On the Firth of Tay

-         Beached Sloop

-         At the tail of the Bank

-         On the East Coast

 

Entry 40

-         Winter Group of Scots Firs

-         Ditto

-         Mill on the Dochart

-         Inverary Cross

-         The Old Man of Stor, Skye

-         Sligichan and seur-na-Gillean

-         Bridge of Dochert

-         Seur-na-Gillean

 

Entry 59: Views

-         The Affric River and Scuir na Lapick Beauly

-         Pass of Glencoe

-         In Glen Affric

-         Ben Nevis from Corpach

-         Iona Cathedral

-         Balmoral Castle

-         Scott Monument, Edinburgh

-         In Glen Nevis

-         Glen Affric

-         On the Coast of Iona [wet process]

 

PSGB Exhibitions 1880

James Valentine & Sons, Dundee exhibited:

Entry 11:  The Tay Bridge Disaster, 28 December 1879
[Ken Hall, who is researching the work of George Valentine, tells me that the following Tay Bridge Disaster photos were taken by William D Valentine.]

-         View from the South

-         Interior Large Girders

-         Before Disaster

-         Fallen Girders

-         Interior Large Girders after Disaster

-         After Disaster

-         Top of Wrecked Pier

-         Engine of Train

-         One of the Carriages of the Wrecked Train

 

Entry 12: Landscapes

-         Loch Catrine and Ben Venue

-         Abbotsford

-         Silver Strand

-         On Mealt nom-Eur Loch Hourn

-         SS “Lord of the Isles”

-         Loch Hourn from Creag Ruon Bhull

-         Where Twines the Path

-         On Skiary Road, looking to Loch Hourn

-         At the Brig o’ Turk

 

Entry 114: Studies of Trees

-         [Titles not listed]

 

PSGB Exhibitions 1881

Valentine & Sons, Dundee exhibited:

Entry:  Views in Scotland

            -         [Titles not listed]

 

PSGB Exhibitions 1882

No photographs by Valentine exhibited.

 

PSGB Exhibitions 1883

Valentine exhibited:

Entry:  Snow Scenes

-         [Titles not listed]

 

PSGB Exhibitions 1884

No photographs by Valentine exhibited.

 

Source for PSGB exhibits, 1876-1884:  The Photographic Journal, Vols. 1-9

 

      

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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