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TITLE
Dr Alexander MacBain and scholars
EXTERNAL ID
GB1796_1999_116_195
PLACENAME
Inverness
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona
PERIOD
1890s; 1900s
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
11266
KEYWORDS
schools
periodicals
scholars
Raining's School
Alexander MacBain
Dr Alexander MacBain and scholars

Dr Alexander MacBain (1855-1907) was headmaster of Raining's School, Inverness, an eminent member of the Gaelic Society of Inverness and pioneered the study of Celtic place-names. His publications include 'Celtic Mythology and Religion' (1885); 'Personal Names and Surnames of Inverness' (1895) and 'Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language' (1896)


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Dr Alexander MacBain and scholars

INVERNESS: Inverness and Bona

1890s; 1900s

schools; periodicals; scholars; Raining's School; Alexander MacBain

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

Joseph Cook Collection

Dr Alexander MacBain (1855-1907) was headmaster of Raining's School, Inverness, an eminent member of the Gaelic Society of Inverness and pioneered the study of Celtic place-names. His publications include 'Celtic Mythology and Religion' (1885); 'Personal Names and Surnames of Inverness' (1895) and 'Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language' (1896) <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.