Collection CMS 4 - Central Media Services University reference photographic collection

Photographs of Dundee in 1964 West Port looking west Fulton Building Hawkhill looking east Hawkhill looking west, junction with Kincardine Street. Kincardine Street[?] Hawkhill looking west Hawkhill looking east Hawkhill looking east Hawkhill looking west Hilltown Hawkhill, Balfour Street Hawkhill, Park Wynd Hawkhill, Balfour Street Nethergate and City Churches Overgate, looking west. Dock Street, looking west. Brown Street Hawkhill from Park Place Hawkhill looking west Hawkhill looking east Isles Lane, north of Hawkhill Hawkhill looking east Hawkhill looking west Hawkhill
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Central Media Services University reference photographic collection


  • c 1880s-c1980s (Creation)

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47 mini-albums, 1 cabinet (14 drawers), 4 large albums

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Central Media Services used to run the University photography department and took and kept images of the University and Dundee

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Photographs of campus buildings and departments, including the Botanic Gardens. Also of graduations and degree ceremonies, and of visits, events and openings, of retirements and presentations. Photographs of staff members and of students. Also of paintings, St Andrews OTC and of sporting activities. Photographs of Dundee and the surrounding area, including the Tay Bridge. Photographs recording Centenary graduation ceremonies, church service, Centenary Conversazione and Centenary Sports Competition, also garden party


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Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act (2018), General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR, 2018) and any other relevant legislation or restrictions. Clinical information is closed for 100 years.

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Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges may be made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply; please check with the Duty Archivist.

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Description compiled in line with the following standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) General International Standard Archival Description; International Council on Archives, ISAAR(CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons, and Families; National Council on Archives, Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997



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  • English



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