Showing 261 results

archivistische beschrijving
Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner
Print preview View:

Paper by [Patrick Geddes] on his days at Paris University

Autobiographical, and relating to education in Paris. Mention of [Thomas] Huxley, [Yves] Delage, Lavisse, Lacaze, [Louis] Pasteur, the national library of France, the Sorbonne, the Comedie Française, the Odeon, Sarah Bernhardt [Henriette Rosine Bernard], the Louvre, the Salon, the Conservatoire, the Opera and the Jardin des Plantes. Discussion of morality and various cities. Typescript with manuscript amendments.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Copy of paper by Patrick Geddes

Autobiographical, and relating to biology and botany, nature study, town planning in Edinburgh, Outlook Tower, Summer Meetings and regional and city survey. Mention of Plato, Aristotle, Socrates, Linnaeus, Humboldt, [Charles] Darwin, Gottfried Wilhelm] Leibnitz, [René] Descartes, [Emmanuel] Kant and [Henri] Bergson. Typescript with manuscript amendments.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

‘City Development: A Study of Parks, Gardens, and Culture-lnstitutes: A Report to the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust’ by Patrick Geddes

With plan, perspective and 136 illustrations. Edinburgh and Westminster: Geddes and Company/Bournville, Birmingham: The Saint George Press.

Stamp and label: Library of the Association for Planning and Regional Reconstruction.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

‘The Masque of Medieval and Modern Learning’ by Patrick Geddes

A Pageant of Education from Medieval to Modern Times. Fourth edition. Edinburgh: Patrick Geddes and Colleagues. 1913.

Stamp: '4 June 1947'. Stamp and label: Library of the Association for Planning and Regional Reconstruction.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Copy photographic prints and illustrations relating to Dunfermline

7 copy photographic prints relating to Dunfermline, marked up with order dimensions and re-touching notes. These images were undertaken by James Norval, as a commission from Patrick Geddes as part of his survey of Dunfermline. The survey informed his report to the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust 'City Development: a study of parks, gardens and culture-institutes' (1904). These images appear in the final report. The images are held on fine thin paper.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Draft letter from Patrick Geddes to James Bryce

Draft letter which outlines Patrick Geddes' questions regarding his scheme for an Armenian labour colony in Cyprus. Requests to meet with Bryce in order to discuss the matter. Refers to the Sultan, the Westminster relief fund, widows, children and prisoners and the potential role of the Foreign Office and outlines Geddes' for social reform in Cyprus.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Notes: 'Other Courses of Study' by [Patrick Geddes]

Summary of the courses provided in the Faculty of Letters at Collège des Ecossais, Montpellier. Mention of: Chateau d'Assas; Dr. M.M. Barber; Miss Moya Jowitt; Les Eyzies museum and its conservator, M. Peyrony; the Dordogne valley; Paul Réclus. Typescript.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Copy letter from Patrick Geddes to Charles Staniland Wake

Confirms receipt of diagrams sent from Charles Staniland Wake. Advises that he must delay thinking on them and the subject of graphics until December due to other commitments and will write thereafter.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Draft advertisement notice for Scotsman in relation to Ramsay Garden Terrace

Handwritten draft and instruction for Whitson & Methven by Patrick Geddes, advertisement to be placed in the Scotsman newspaper, relating to the sale or feu of property at Ramsay Garden Terrace for the purpose of erecting one-storey range of educational buildings. Rear of page shows pencil drawing of unspecified architectural structure.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Bundle of papers on the selection of an assistant professor of Sociology at the University of Bombay

  1. Amendment to Mr. K. Natarajan’s motion by Mr. D.G. Dalvi, fl. January 1920.

  2. Letter from Patrick Geddes, Department of Sociology and Civics, University of Bombay, to the Vice-Chancellor and Members of the Senate, University of Bombay, 30 January 1920.
    Patrick Geddes reports on the selection, by himself and Mr. K. Natarajan, of an assistant professor of Sociology at Bombay University. Advocates for Mr. Perwani to continue his work as Assistant Professor of Sociology in the place of Mr. K. Natarajan. Refers to the amendment by Mr. D.G. Dalvi to Mr. K. Natarajan’s motion.

  3. Report by Patrick Geddes on two applications from Mr. Swaminathan and Mr. M.C. Chaterjee for the post of Assistant professor of Sociology and Civics at the University of Bombay, fl. February 1920.

  4. Report by Patrick Geddes on an application from Mr. H.S. Stark for the post of Assistant professor of Sociology and Civics at the University of Bombay, 11 March 1920.

Geddes, Sir Patrick, 1854-1932, Knight, biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner

Resultaten 1 tot 15 van 261