Interested in photography and Scottish history? Then come along to our illustrated talk showcasing the Scottish aerial photography collections on Scran.
Highlights include images of potential bombing targets taken by the Luftwaffe during World War Two. There’s imagery documenting the development of our cities including Edinburgh during the 20th century. And some stunning shots showing the beauty of Scotland’s rural and coastal landscapes.
Tuesday 24th April
Scran is a digital archive of social and cultural heritage including historic photographs, documents, audio and video clips. It has over 360,000 records from over 300 museums, galleries, libraries and the media so has something of interest to everyone! Scran can be accessed through Edinburgh City Libraries and remotely from home by library card holders.
There will also be an opportunity to explore the site for yourself and to partake in some refreshments!
To book a place go to http://scran.eventbrite.co.uk/