University of Edinburgh development: collected associated material

Scope and Content

University of Edinburgh development: collected associated material consists of:

  • Edinburgh City Council reports, (1964-1974 )
  • press clippings and media articles, (1965-1976 )
  • miscellaneous historical guides to the university area, ( 1971-1977 )

Administrative / Biographical History

In the course of his role as planning consultant to the University of Edinburgh, Percy Johnson-Marshall collected a range of associated printed material, to enable him to understand the wider context within which he worked. Some of these related to the wider planning issues in Edinburgh, and the City Council's reports concerning these. He also collected press-clippings and journal articles concerning the University of Edinburgh Comprehensive Development Area and information concerning the history and development of the areas surrounding the University.

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.

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