Ian Joy Photographic of St Andrews was established by Ian Joy in 1945. Ian Joy Photographic is now run by Ian's son, Michael, who joined the business in 1966. In addition to selling and buying equipment, the shop also specialises in wedding and golf photography. This small collection of negatives was rescued from disposal with Ian Joy's permission in the early 1980s.
Collection of miscellaneous photographs. Subjects include: shop fronts, including Alex Munro butcher and Baileys wine merchants; groups; fashion shows; houses (interiors and exteriors); work on golf course; beach huts and donkeys, Kate Kennedy procession and student charities. Also includes a set of photographs from The John Burns cup at Cupar golf club, held by John Burns Memory Society (1925-55). Most of the glass plates are numbered.
Reproduction for University of St Andrews exhibition, publication, research and promotion. Any external or commercial use to be approved/managed by artist or estate, which can be facilitated by Special Collections.
Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Libraries and Museums