J D Forbes at Edinburgh.

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Part of Group portraits - 1855 Parent record level Series

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Group-1855-1

Department

Special Collections - Photographic Collections

Alternative titles

Principal James David Forbes in the Natural Philosophy classroom, University of Edinburgh.

Description

Male teacher, surrounded by scientific visual aids, holds cane pointer. Bearded assistant holds a piece of equipment steady. Diagrams (rising moon in Lapland, setting sun at Dunkirk, engine shaft - mine Cornwall), steam engine, bell jars, tripod.

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Date

ca. 1855

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Acknowledgement

Image courtesy of University of St Andrews Library.

Conditions

Free of known copyright restrictions. Image supply fees may still apply.

Credit Line

Image Courtesy of the University of St Andrews Library, ID Group-1855-1

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