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TITLE
Looking north towards Trotternish, Skye
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_859_20_1079
PLACENAME
Trotternish
DISTRICT
Skye
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Snizort
PERIOD
20c
CREATOR
M E M Donaldson
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
10957
KEYWORDS
social histories
landscape
landscapes
hills
mountains
islands
Inner Hebrides
Looking north towards Trotternish, Skye

This view of Skye, looking north towards Trotternish, was photographed by M.E.M. Donaldson in the first half of the 20th century.

Mary Ethel Muir Donaldson was born in 1876 and came to the Highlands around 1908. She travelled extensively around the North and West Highlands, writing and taking photographs. Between 1912 and 1949 she produced many books on the social history and customs of the North and West Highlands. 'Wanderings in the Western Highlands and Islands' and 'Further Wanderings - Mainly in Argyll' are two of her best known works and both are illustrated with her own photographs. She died in a nursing home in Edinburgh in 1958, and was buried in Oban


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Looking north towards Trotternish, Skye

INVERNESS: Snizort

20c

social histories; landscape; landscapes; hills; mountains; islands; Inner Hebrides

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

M E M Donaldson Collection

This view of Skye, looking north towards Trotternish, was photographed by M.E.M. Donaldson in the first half of the 20th century.<br /> <br /> Mary Ethel Muir Donaldson was born in 1876 and came to the Highlands around 1908. She travelled extensively around the North and West Highlands, writing and taking photographs. Between 1912 and 1949 she produced many books on the social history and customs of the North and West Highlands. 'Wanderings in the Western Highlands and Islands' and 'Further Wanderings - Mainly in Argyll' are two of her best known works and both are illustrated with her own photographs. She died in a nursing home in Edinburgh in 1958, and was buried in Oban <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.