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Major accessions to repositories in 2011 relating to Publishing


Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Hazell, Watson & Viney Ltd, printers, Aylesbury: additional records incl minutes of the Readers Department Chapel, and accident report book for Composing Room 1922-84 (D-HWV)
  • National Union of Printing, Bookbinding and Paper Workers: Aylesbury branch minutes (1957-68) and Slough branch minutes (1947-66) 1947-68 (D-X 1768)

Essex Record Office

  • Frank Hermann, author, publisher and bookseller: articles or 'Musings' written for Woodham parish magazine, corresp and other records 2003-2011 (A13121)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Jarrold & Sons Ltd, printers and booksellers, Norwich: glass plate negatives and acetate negatives rel to publishing arm of company 20th cent (ACC 2011/200)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Peter Gedge, printer, bookseller and newspaper publisher of the Bury Post: account book 1810-1831 (HD3181)

Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch

  • William Clowes (Beccles) Ltd, printers and publishers: apprenticeship indentures and related papers, photographs of staff and premises, and glass plate negatives of book illustrations c 1870-1979 (2083)

Surrey History Centre

  • Wolsey Press Ltd, Esher: annual accounts 1940-66 (8904)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • Tyne Printing Works Ltd, Newcastle upon Tyne: minutes, register of members, company returns, dividend book and corresp 1908-1975 (DX1402)


National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • John Murray, publishers, London: further papers 18th cent-20th cent (Acc.13236)

Victoria & Albert Museum, Archive of Art and Design

  • Thomas Balston, author and publisher: research papers on John Martin 1818-1966 (AAD/2011/4)
  • Women's Press, publishers: papers 1977-91 (AAD/2011/12)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • History Workshop Journal: records incl minutes, publicity and financial papers 1975-2008 (RS 9)
  • New Left Review, London: minutes, corresp and records 1947-1993 (RS 1)
  • Universities and Left Review, journal: records incl editorial minutes and corresp 1947-1993 (RS 1)

Mountain Heritage Trust

  • Paul Nunn, economic historian and mountaineer: Mountain Magazine administrative papers 1970-91 (NUN)


Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • Penguin Books Ltd, publishers: papers rel to the work of Nicholas Pevsner at Penguin Books and work by Susie Harris on her biography (2011) of Pevsner 1967-2010 (DM2278)
  • Penguin Books Ltd, publishers: papers rel to Sir William Emrys Williams (1896-1977), Secretary General of the Arts Council and friend of Allen Lane 1977-2007 (DM2307)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Clarion Publishing Ltd, Alton: records 1986-2011 (MS Add. 9927)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Publishing Scotland, Dundee: marketing material, board meeting papers and annual reports c1980-2006 (2011/471)

Durham University Library, Special Collections

  • Sir Rupert Charles Hart-Davis, author and publisher: corresp with family members (incl Peggy Ashcroft) and literary friends (incl William Plomer), scrapbooks and family photographs 1883-2002 (RHD)
  • Eric Watkins, journalist: additional papers 1948-2008 (WAT)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • James Tait Black, publisher: drawings of quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects 1840-41 (E2011.31)

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • Sir Robert Smith, chartered accountant: papers rel to liquidation of Upper Clyde Shipbuilders and takeover of William Collins & Sons, publishers 1968-89 (ACCN 3613; ACCN 3629)
  • Blackie & Sons, publishers, Glasgow: records, mainly catalogues and files of authors' corresp 20th cent (ACCN 3633)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts

  • Clutag Press, Thame: additional papers rel to Archipelago 2, 5 and 6 and to individual publications 21st cent (6732)
  • Anthony Gardner, bookbinder: additional corresp and photographs 20th cent (6663)
  • Papers rel to the publication and reception of the collaborative work Agrippa: a book of the dead 21st cent (6704)

Sheffield University Library

  • Fighting Cock Press / Pennine Poets Archive: proofs, corresp, log books, photographs, illustrations, published books and journals 1997-2011 (MS 406)

University of Reading: Special Collections

  • Harlequin Mills & Boon Ltd, publishers, Richmond: records 1909-2000 (MS 5415)
  • WH Smith & Son Ltd, newsagents, London: records of the firm, with personal and estate papers of the Smith family, Viscounts Hambleden, and records of Bowes & Bowes, publishers and booksellers 1498-2004 (MS 5346)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Victor Gollancz Ltd, publishers, Warwick: notes for secretaries and corresp rel children's book lists 1959-1964 (780)