2013-14 Winter Programme

All lectures take place in the Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EL at 7.00pm. There is access for the disabled and an induction loop at the hall.

View the location of the Augustine United Church on a map.

Lectures are free to members and open to non-members paying a small fee (currently £5.00).


Wednesday 16 October

Prof Robert Morris

Patrick Geddes property developer 1880-90

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Wednesday 13 November

Peter Stubbs

The history of photography in Edinburgh

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Wednesday 11 December

Dr Wendy Ugolini

The Italians in Edinburgh during the Second World War: recovering personal narratives

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Wednesday 15 January

Wilson Smith

New research on the Edinburgh International Exhibition, 1886

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Wednesday 19 February

Malcolm Cooper

Gerard Baldwin Brown: Edinburgh's forgotten preservationist

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Wednesday 19 March

Dr Tawny Paul

Debts, debtors, and the debtors' prison 1730-70

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