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'Donaldson's Hospital', mid-late 19th century. Creator: Unknown.

'Donaldson's Hospital', mid-late 19th century.  Creator: Unknown.

2-704-426 - The Print Collector/Heritage Images

'Donaldson's Hospital', mid-late 19th century. View of the hospital (later Donaldson's School) in Edinburgh, Scotland. It was founded in 1851 by Sir James Donaldson, a printer and newspaper publisher, to educate boys and girls from poor families, and applications on behalf of deaf children were encouraged. The building was designed by William Henry Playfair in an elaborate Gothic/Tudor style, built round a quadrangle with large corner towers. [J. Menzies, Edinburgh]


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Image Aliases

  1. 0580037729
  1. 2-704-426
  1. 2704426

Maximum Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 5705x3814
File Size : 63747kb

Image Information

Creator
  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
People Related
  1. John Menzies: Scottish, British: Publisher, publishers, bookseller, booksellers, stationer, stationers, printseller, printsellers
  2. William Henry Playfair: Scottish, British: Architect
  3. Sir James Donaldson: Scottish, British: Businessman, printer and newspaper publisher
Medium
  1. Engraving
Picture Type
  1. Landscape
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- Europe
  3. ------ United Kingdom
  4. --------- Scotland
  5. ------------ Edinburgh
  6. --------------- Edinburgh
  1. 55 57 00 N , 003 12 00 W

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