Announcement of Kossuth
Lajos' visit to Aberdeen, from the "Aberdeen Herald" of July 5,
The Mechanics' Hall, where Kossuth appeared, is now part of the Hotel Metro in Market Street.
Kossuth stayed in the Douglas Hotel, a few doors down the road.
For the interested visitor, Market Street runs from Union Street to the harbour.
Hotel Metro and Ramada
Jarvis (formerly the Douglas Hotel), Market Street, Aberdeen.
(Click on the images for a larger picture)
reports of Kossuth's speech, and local reactions, were printed over
the following weeks
in both the Herald, the "Aberdeen Free Press" and the "Aberdeen Journal".