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A Street Near You - exploring the potential of enhancing large datasets focused on the First World War

Presentation by James Morley, A Street Near You A Street Near You started as an idea simply to explore and demonstrate the potential of combining and enhancing large datasets focused on the First…

From  Ewan McAndrew on June 30th, 2020 0 likes 1 plays 0  

StillLifeIntroandSetUp

Video for Still Life Photography resource by Alicia Bruce Teaching Fellow, Centre for Open Learning.

From  Robbie Bushe on June 16th, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Gale Primary Sources for your dissertation - Archives and Platform

The University of Edinburgh has access to a fantastic collection of primary source archives from Gale, covering centuries of content. Including, historical newspapers from the British Library, as…

From  Caroline Stirling on May 25th, 2020 0 likes 46 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation (Subtitled)

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Points of Arrival Full Compilation

Five stories of Jewish migration to Scotland in the 19th and 20th centuries, told by contemporary narrators.Created by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team (Universities of Glasgow and Edinburgh)…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer (Subtitled)

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Points of Arrival 90 Second Trailer

Trailer for a series of 5 short films made by the Jewish Lives/Scottish Spaces team. For more information and to see all five films, go to jewishmigrationtoscotland.is.ed.ac.uk

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Isaac Hirshow (Subtitled)

Synagogue cantor Isaac Hirshow was born to a poor family in Russia in 1883. In 1922, he and his family emigrated to Glasgow and Isaac began work in the Gorbals. An inspirational teacher and community…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Isaac Hirshow

Synagogue cantor Isaac Hirshow was born to a poor family in Russia in 1883. In 1922, he and his family emigrated to Glasgow and Isaac began work in the Gorbals. An inspirational teacher and community…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Hilda Goldwag (Subtitled)

Hilda Goldwag was born in Vienna in 1912. In 1939 she fled to Scotland to escape Nazi persecution. Hilda remained in Glasgow for the rest of her life, celebrating the everyday life of her adopted…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Hilda Goldwag

Hilda Goldwag was born in Vienna in 1912. In 1939 she fled to Scotland to escape Nazi persecution. Hilda remained in Glasgow for the rest of her life, celebrating the everyday life of her adopted…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 28 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Henry Wuga (Subtitled)

Henry Wuga arrived in Glasgow from Nuremberg as a teenage refugee. On leaving school, he began a successful career as a caterer and raised a family with his wife Ingrid. Henry often spoke about his…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Henry Wuga

Henry Wuga arrived in Glasgow from Nuremberg as a teenage refugee. On leaving school, he began a successful career as a caterer and raised a family with his wife Ingrid. Henry often spoke about…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 39 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Dorrith Sim (Subtitled)

Dorrith Sim was one of the thousands of Jewish children who arrived in the UK in 1939 on what became known as the Kindertransport. Travelling alone and speaking little English, she was taken in by an…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Dorrith Sim

Dorrith Sim was one of the thousands of Jewish children who arrived in the UK in 1939 on what became known as the Kindertransport. Travelling alone and speaking little English, she was taken in by an…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 72 plays 0  

Points of Arrival - Annie Lindey (Subtitled)

The story of Annie Lindey, who moved to Edinburgh from Russia in the late 19th century. Annie was a tireless worker for her community and an early advocate of mutual support and social welfare for…

From  Benjamin Parkes on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0