News round-up: September 2016

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Union Terrace and gardens, Aberdeen, 1899 (from the George Washington Wilson Collection)

22nd September 2016 Bon Accord Camera Club Visit

Forty members of the Bon Accord Camera Club attended a talk and display by the Deputy Archivist Andrew MacGregor about the renowned George Washington Wilson photographic collection. The club was established just prior to the Second World War and aims to promote amateur photography in the local area and encourage and develop the photographic skills of its members. A guide to some of the GWW material held in Special Collections and a list of the items on display can be found here: gww-sources

For more information about the Bon Accord Camera Club please see here: http://www.bonaccordcameraclub.co.uk/

The George Washington Wilson collection can be viewed at the following link: http://www.abdn.ac.uk/historic/gww/index.htm

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