Sample Journal Articles

Here are some sample articles from Scottish Local History.

Alexander Bain: The Real Father of Television?

This article by Ivan S Ruddock appears in Issue 83, published Summer 2012.

Alexander Bain

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'Comics' For The Historian

This article by Eric Simpson appears in Issue 83, published Summer 2012.


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The "Black Minstrelsy in Scotland"

This article by Eric J Graham appears in Issue 80, published February 2011.


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Stanley Mills – an early factory village

This article by A J Cooke appears in Issue 45, published Spring 1999.

Stanley Mills

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