Scotland Through the Lens: 175 Years of Documentary Photography

St Andrews University Library Special Collections

The Gateway Galleries

02 Sep - 10 Dec

Scotland Through the Lens explores local and national history as captured by Scottish photographers. Come and take a closer look at photographs of people working at sea, living on the land and development of urban spaces over the past 175 years. The exhibition is drawn from the Special Collections at the University of St Andrews Library and highlights the way in which documentary photography offers alternative ways of seeing, recording and understanding events and situation that have shaped our world.


The Gateway Galleries
University of St Andrews
St Andrews
KY16 9RJ
01334 461660

IPS SoP 2016
A Card Feeder, 1908. By J. Valentine & Sons. ID: JV-62281