Image Credits

 

Photo credits

All images not otherwise credited are by Bill Jenkins.

History of Science, Technology & Medicine

Sir Godfrey Thomson plaque
Portrait of Sir Godfrey Thomson: Godfrey Thomson Project, Edinburgh University Library, University of Edinburgh

Site of James Hutton’s House
Portrait of James Hutton: Henry Raeburn [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ASir_Henry_Raeburn_-_James_Hutton%2C_1726_-_1797._Geologist_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg
Hutton’s unconformity: The original uploader was Dave souza at English Wikipedia. Later versions were uploaded by Kmontgom at en.wikipedia. (Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons.) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AHutton_Unconformity%2C_Jedburgh.jpg

Robert Knox’s anatomy school
Portrait of Robert Knox: See page for author [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ARobert_Knox._Line_engraving._Wellcome_V0003251.jpg

Peter Higgs plaque
Photo by Peter Tuffy. Courtesy of the University of Edinburgh.

Edinburgh Seven
Portrait of Sophia Jex-Blake: See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ASophia_Jex-Blake_as_a_young_woman.jpg
Plaque: By Spillerjzy (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AEdinburgh_Seven_Plaque.jpg

Surgeons’ Hall Museums
Caricature of Robert Knox: See page for author [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ACaricature_of_Robert_Knox._Wellcome_L0001175.jpg
Surgeons’ Hall, 1890: By James Grant (1822-1887) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ASurgeons_Hall.jpg

Old University Museum of Natural History
The old University Natural History Museum: Courtesy of the Centre for Research Collections, Edinburgh University Library, University of Edinburgh.
Caricature of Robert Jameson: Courtesy of the Centre for Research Collections, Edinburgh University Library, University of Edinburgh.

Phrenological Museum
Portrait of George Combe: See page for author [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AGeorge_Combe._Stipple_engraving_by_C._H._Jeens%2C_1878%2C_after_Wellcome_V0001202.jpg
Phrenological organs: See page for author [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AGeorge_Combe%2C_names_of_phrenological_organs%2C_1836_Wellcome_L0022893.jpg

Darwin’s Edinburgh Lodgings
Portrait of Darwin: By Henry Maull (1829–1914) and John Fox (1832–1907) (Maull & Fox) [2] derivative work: Beao (Charles_Darwin_seated.jpg) [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ACharles_Darwin_seated_crop.jpg
Robert Edmond Grant portrait: See page for author [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ARobert_Edmond_Grant._Lithograph_by_T._Bridgford._Wellcome_V0002371.jpg

Joseph Black’s house
Portrait of Joseph Black: By Rogers, J (http://ihm.nlm.nih.gov/images/B02979) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJoseph_Black_b1728.jpg

Grave of Sir Robert Sibbald
Portrait of Sir Robert Sibbald: See page for author [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ASir_Robert_Sibbald._Line_engraving_by_W._H._Lizars_after_J._Wellcome_V0005420.jpg

Grave of Colin Maclaurin
Portrait of Colin Maclaurin: See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AColin_Maclaurin_color.jpg

City Observatory
Gothic Tower: By Artist unknown, file created by Chi And H. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ACalton_Hill_Gothic_Tower_1792.jpg
Playfair Building: By Artist unknown, file created by Chi And H. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ACalton_Hill_Playfair_Building_1824.jpg

Site of the first balloon ascent in Britain
Portrait of James Tytler: See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJames_Tytler.jpg
James Tytler’s Fire Balloon: The Literary World: A Journal of Popular Information and Entertainment 70 (25 July 1840), p257 (Google Books)
https://books.google.co.nz/books?id=mG0EAAAAQAAJ&pg=PA257&dq=%22edinburgh+fire+balloon%22+july+25&hl=en&ei=8cVcTaPRF8e2cd6SpY4K&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result#v=onepage&q=%22edinburgh%20fire%20balloon%22%20july%2025&f=false

Challenger Expedition offices
The HMS Challenger: See page for author [Public domain or Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AChallenger.jpg
Charles Wyville Thompson: See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3APSM_V22_D594_Charles_Wyville_Thompson.jpg

Discovery of chloroform plaque
Portrait of James Young Simpson: By Henry Laing Gordon [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ASimpson_James_Young_signature_picture.jpg

Birthplace of James Clerk Maxwell
Statue of James Clerk Maxwell: By Kim Traynor (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJames_Clerk_Maxwell_statue_in_George_Street%2C_Edinburgh.jpg
Portrait of James Clerk Maxwell: See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AYoungJamesClerkMaxwell.jpg

House of Fleeming Jenkin
Portrait of Fleeming Jenkin: By Robert Louis Stevenson (died before 1900) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AFleeming_Jenkin.jpg

Sir David Brewster’s Edinburgh residence
Portrait of Sir David Brewster: Engraved by W. Holl from a painting by Sir H. Raeburn, R.A. (http://ihm.nlm.nih.gov/images/B03516) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ASir_David_Brewster.jpg

 

History of Geology

The Theatre Royal, Edinburgh
The Theatre Royal, Edinbugh, before 1830: By Hantsheroes (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Theatre_Royal,_Edinburgh.jpg
Map of Edinburgh in 1807: Courtesy of the National Library of Scotland
http://maps.nls.uk/towns/rec/2712
Portrait of Sir George Mackenzie: By Sir H.Raeburn (Dreweatts, 1997) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Mackenzie-portrait2.jpg
A geyser in Iceland: See page for author [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:A_jet_of_steam_on_a_sulphur_mountain,_Iceland._Coloured_aqua_Wellcome_V0025220.jpg

John Playfair memorial
Portrait of John Playfair: Henry Raeburn [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJohn_Playfair_by_Sir_Henry_Raeburn.jpg

Robert Jameson’s house
Portrait of Robert Jameson: [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Robert_Jameson.jpg

Sir James Hall’s house
Hutton’s unconformity, Jedburgh: By The original uploader was Dave souza at English Wikipedia Later versions were uploaded by Kmontgom at en.wikipedia. (Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons.) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AHutton_Unconformity%2C_Jedburgh.jpg

Archibald Geikie’s house
Portrait of Archibald Geikie: Reginald Grenville Eves [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AArchibald_Geikie.jpg

Site of the offices of the Witness
Portrait of Hugh Miller: By National Galleries of Scotland Commons from Edinburgh, Scotland, UK (Hugh Miller, 1802 – 1856. Geologist and author) [No restrictions], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AHugh_Miller%2C_1802_-_1856._Geologist_and_author.jpg

Grave of John Walker
Portrait of John Walker: By The original uploader was John Walker at English Wikipedia [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AWalker1842Largeb.jpg

Hutton’s Section, Salisbury Crags
Portrait of James Hutton: John Kay [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJames_hutton_field.jpgPortrait of Charles Darwin: [CC BY 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Charles_Darwin_aged_51.jpg
Portrait of Robert Jameson: Reproduced with kind permission of Edinburgh University Library.

James Hutton Memorial Garden
Portrait of James Hutton: Henry Raeburn [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ASir_Henry_Raeburn_-_James_Hutton%2C_1726_-_1797._Geologist_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg
Hutton’s unconformity, Jedburgh: By The original uploader was Dave souza at English Wikipedia Later versions were uploaded by Kmontgom at en.wikipedia. (Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons.) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AHutton_Unconformity%2C_Jedburgh.jpg

 

History of Physics

City Observatory
Gothic Tower: By Artist unknown, file created by Chi And H. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ACalton_Hill_Gothic_Tower_1792.jpg
Playfair Building: By Artist unknown, file created by Chi And H. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ACalton_Hill_Playfair_Building_1824.jpg

Charles Piazzi Smyth’s house
Portrait of Charles Piazzi Smyth: John Faed [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3APiazzismyth.jpg
Piazzi Smyth’s tombstone: Gordon Hatton [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3APyramid_Tombstone_in_Sharow_Churchyard_-_geograph.org.uk_-_327872.jpg
Title page of Piazzi Smyth, Our Inheritance in the Great Pyramids (1874)
https://archive.org/details/ourinheritancein00smytuoft

Birthplace of James Clerk Maxwell
Statue of James Clerk Maxwell: By Kim Traynor (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJames_Clerk_Maxwell_statue_in_George_Street%2C_Edinburgh.jpg
Portrait of James Clerk Maxwell: See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AYoungJamesClerkMaxwell.jpg

Birthplace of James David Forbes
Portrait of James David Forbes: Hill & Adamson [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJames_David_Forbes_by_Hill.jpg

Site of the Luckenbooths
1647 map of Edinburgh: By James Gordon of Rothiemay (James Gordon of Rothiemay’s map of Edinburgh 1647) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ASt._Giles_and_Parliament_House_c.1647.JPG

College Wynd
Portrait of James Gregory: By William Holl – http://www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/PictDisplay/Gregory.html, Public Domain
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJames_Gregory.jpeg
1647 map of Edinburgh: By James Gordon of Rothiemay (James Gordon of Rothiemay map of Edinburgh 1647) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AKing_James’_College%2C_Edinburgh_c.1647.JPG

Site of John James Waterson’s house
Portrait of John James Waterson
http://www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/history/Biographies/Waterston.html

Peter Higgs plaque
Photo by Peter Tuffy. Courtesy of the University of Edinburgh.

Appleton Tower
Portrait of Sir Edward Appleton: By Nobel foundation [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AAppleton.jpg

Max Born’s house
Portrait of Max Born: By Nobel foundation [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AMax_Born_1954.jpg

Royal Observatory
Portrait of James Ludovic Lindsay: See page for author [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJames_Ludovic_Lindsay%2C_26th_Earl_of_Crawford_Wellcome_V0001348.jpg

James Glover Barkla’s house
Portrait of James Glove Barkla: By Nobel Foundation [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ACharles_Glover_Barkla.jpg

Merchiston Castle
Portrait of John Napier: See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3AJohn_Napier.jpg

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