Timeline

1914 - 1933

1930s

A New Wing
  • image of house with building in background
1930s

Argyle House is demolished. Construction begins. The new wing had been in the original plan, and it was hoped that a later phase would fill in the additional spaces between old and new buildings...

1920s

Saturday Morning Club
  • children in Egyptian costume on stage
1920s

Saturday Morning Club is started by Ruth Home, a successor to Margaret MacLean. For 26 years, it was guided by artist and sculptor, Eugenia Berlin.

1920s

I first began tracing my family history in the 1970’s, when I was at University.

1920s

Bishop William White
  • portrait of man in clerical collar
1920s

Bishop William White of Honan calls on Currelly. For the next decade they work to build the collections – from early bronzes to the great wall paintings in the gallery named after him.

1910s

Margaret MacLean, Educator
  • newspaper images of woman and couple in Egypt on camels
1910s

Margaret MacLean is appointed guide to the collections.