Correspondence relating to the Society's history; Minute books and papers; Financial record; Records relating to various national and international conferences; Records relating to Society fundraising events; Brochures, pamphlets, and other literature; Photographs; Promotional objects and equipment
Correspondence of Patrick William Anderson with archivists, librarians and publishers mainly relating to his uncle, Lieutenant Patrick Wright Anderson, with some relating to James Bell Salmond, including articles and newspaper cuttings 1988-2020, loose articles and publications 2000-2019. Photographs, 1915-c 2018
Patrick William Anderson and Patrick Wright Anderson
Crofting Survey General Files c 1838 -1960, Barra Survey General Files 1956-1982, Barra Survey General Files 1947-1960, Gleneg Survey General Files 1959-1962, Harris Survey General Files c 1947, 1956-1968,Island Survey General Files 1958-1970, Lewis Survey General Files 1957-1962,Stornoway General Files 1959-1960, South Uist / Benbecula General Files 1915-1982, Tiree General Files 1959-1988, Uig General Files 1958-1959, Uig Crofts General Files 1958-1960, Waternish Crofts General Files 1889-1974,West Ardnamurchan General 1959, General Crofts 1947-1958.
Collection contains photographs and negatives of weather features and AVHRR quicklook weather features; reports, statistics and user requests; correspondence between the Dundee Satellite Receiving Station (DSRS) and the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC); information boards; posters and exhibitions; articles published in newspapers and the University of Dundee Contact Magazines in respect of the DSRS, images courtesy by the DSRS, and various weather topics and issues; booklets published by the DSRS and various information sheets; various external published books in respect of the weather and climate; examples of different media types used for archiving data received at the DSRS; a hand-drawn sketch showing elevations, a frequency of coverage map, and examples of transparent overlays.
(Symons's) British Rainfall, 1865-1968; General Tables of Total Rainfall from British Rainfall, 1928-1968; Monthly and annual totals of Rainfall for the United Kingdom, 1970-1971; Snow Survey of Great Britain, 1967-1989 (These Annual publications gave the official record of rainfalls in the UK - monthly for all sites, with further records of notable daily falls where warranted - and records of snow falls and snow lines on mountains around Britain. The last publication(s) and associated survey were abandoned as a cost-cutting measure in the early 1990s); and copies of Thunderstorm Survey (1970 & 1978) published by Thunderstorm Census Organisation.
Daily rainfall postcards, and weekly charts of water levels at selected sites in Scotland and Cumbria including loch levels and river gauging stations. The places recorded include: River Garry, Ness, Foyers, Dochfour Ferry (Ness), Arkaig, Moriston, Gairlochy, Loch Oich, Ness - Fort Augustus, Glen Quoich Lodge, Spey, Aberlour, Spey-Laggan Bridge, Loch Arkaig, Ness Castle Farm, Loch Garry, Spey-Lochaber, Windermere Records, Loch-Gairlochy, Loch Garth, River Oich, River Foyers, River Dee. Also includes Norman Lockyer Observatory Council's Reports, Directors Reports, photograph albums, plans.
UR-DJ 1 Dundee Technical College and School of Art; UR-DJ 2 Dundee Institute of Art and Technology. c 1906-c 1990s; UR-DJ 3 Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, 1929-2017; UR- DJ 4 Peter Regent’s Papers. 1965-75 (NB These papers are closed to readers); UR-DJ 5 Dundee Contemporary Arts Centre, 1994-2000; UR-DJ 6 Duncan of Jordanstone College Library, c 1940-c 2009; UR-DJ 7 Design in Action, 2012 – 2016; UR-DJ 8 Visual Research Centre, c1987-2015
/1 'Waterson's Scrap book' newspaper cuttings, on trips made to the Arctic and Greenland, with postcards and Christmas cards addressed to Irene and George Waterson, and photographs of Svalbard by John Arnott, 1939-1980. /2 'Annual gatherings', includes venues of annual buffet suppers, correspondence, and lists of attendees, 1970 to 2001. /3 'Correspondence ' detailing expedition correspondence, annual gatherings, and the Arctic Library collection, 1970-1990. /4 'Correspondence' detailing expedition correspondence, annual gatherings, and the Arctic Library collection, 1991-2010 /5 'Minutes, committee & AGM', minutes and AGM business relating to the Scottish Arctic Club, 1970-2005. /6 'Minutes, committee & AGM', minutes and AGM business relating to the Scottish Artcic Club, 2005-2015 /7 'Membership', membership lists, applications and address changes, 1973-2010 /8 'Constitution', copies of the Scottish Arctic Club's constitution throughout the years, 1977-2007. /9 'Summer Solstice meets', correspondence over the attendance of the SAC's annual walks, and organisation and planning, 1981-2003. /10 Library' including correspondence and accounts, detailing library accounts and business, and the transfer of the Scottish Arctic Club's library to the Royal Scottish Geographical Society (RSGS), 1984-2008. /11 'Newsletters', detailing information on upcoming meetings and expeditions, 1987-2015. /12 'Expedition fund', including applications and grants awarded to the club, 1992-2010. /13 'Expedition reports', write ups of expeditions carried out by SAC members, and includes CDs, 2005-2010. /14 'Obituaries', of SAC members, 2006-2008.
35 mm photographic slides of mountain views, some video, film and cuttings (2010/383). Additional accessions: Articles written by Butterfield for publications (eg Scottish Mountaineer), with slides used by him and possibly by the Scottish Mountaineering Club in other publications (2011/468); Folder of hand drawn maps by Irvine Butterfield originally intended to be included in his book, The High Mountains of Britain and Ireland (2011/441);
Notebooks, typescripts, and related items created by Kevin McGrath. The Notebooks are complex and attractive objects; beautiful and densely composed containing poetry, observations and correspondence over around 40 years of McGrath's life and work. He lived in France, Greece, and India and there are materials and documents gathered from these times as well as records of work done in those places. The typescripts are of McGrath's poetry and the collection includes small imprint books which McGrath used to approach publishers or to circulate among friends and colleagues (Rosy Cross editions). There are also others of McGrath's publications.
Photographs of University buildings, including interiors of the engineering laboratories and the library. Of staff and students, including group photographs. Also aerial views of the campus, Dundee and the surrounding area. Photographs of ceremonies and royal visits
/1 Scrapbook, inscribed 'Robert Thornton esquire Dundee', containing an original despatch sent by the Earl of Ancram, warning that any property or people found harbouring arms would be punished, 1746. With dried flower [possibly white rose cockade or sweet william?] The Scrapbook contains pictures from magazines etc featuring European buildings and artworks, with scenes of Australian buildings and places, particularly around Brisbane, some news cuttings, sketches and printed verses headed 'Crichton Institution'.
/2 Contextual papers, comprising modern transcript of the military despatch, provenance and pedigree of the scrapbook and the Small and Thornton families, with note on the 'Scotland Invasion' of Honley.
(1-7) Copies of "Magazine of the Dundee Training College" Vol.X 1,2,3 Vol.X1 1, 2 and 3 and Vol. X11 1. 1915-1917 (8) Large photograph 'Outgoing Students 1917' with pictures and names of the students and staff.
Private ledgers 1894-1964; wage books 1890-1957; costing books 1918-1962; stock books 1928-1944; copy letter books 1933-1954; letter files 1940-1952; petty cash books and books of bills 1880-1904; captain's books 1879-1894; miscellaneous bundles of papers relating to the Countess of Rothes 1876-1897; ship and building plans 1876-1954.
Material relating to Sue Roff's research into the impact of nuclear testing on army and navy veterans, particularly those in the UK, Australia and New Zealand. Includes correspondence, publications, reports, research notes, and information about the health of veterans and on campaigns and legal action seeking compensation
Anatomy: Descriptive and Topographical, 1866 The Diseases of Women, 1882 A General Textbook of Nursing, 1937 Surgery for Nurses and Surgical Nursing, 1938 Surgery for Nurses, 1938 Medicine for Nurses, 1939 The Family Physician, vols 1 & 5
Collection of publications about the local area , including people and places of Dundee, Forfarshire (Angus), Perthshire and north Fife. Subjects include geography, local authority reports, poetry and literature, biographies, music, history, tourism publications, and some newspapers