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Major accessions to repositories in 2015 relating to Publishing


History of Advertising Trust Archive

  • Sir Hedley Francis Le Bas (1868-1926), publisher: cuttings books containing editorials and corresp rel to his life and work 1906-1919 (HAT21/564)
  • Campaign, trade journal of the UK advertising industry: photographic archive c1960-2000 (HAT2015/40)


Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service

  • Voices of the Old Print Works, oral history project, Birmingham: oral history recordings 2013 (MS 4826)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Papur Fama (Welsh Language newspaper): corresp, photographs and press cuttings c1970-1989 (AN4903)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • David Pleming (fl 1990-1999), newspaper photographer: photographs and negatives rel to events in Spilsbury c1990-1999 (MISC DON 1893)


British Library, Music Collections

  • Letters and woodcuts rel to the 1st edition of Grove's Dictionary of Music c1800-1899 (Music Deposit 2015/44)

Manx National Heritage Library & Archives

  • Harvey Moss Briggs (fl 1948-2014), journalist and farmer, Captain of the Onchan parish: corresp, unpublished draft of memoir, research notes 1948-2014 (MS 13786)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Mainstream Publishing Co (Edinburgh) Ltd: records c1970-2005 (Acc.13617)

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives

  • Annals of Botany Co, Oxford: papers incl minutes, financial accounts and corresp 1888-1931 (PrP 15-0004; AOB)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Photo-Reportage Ltd: negatives taken for in-house staff magazines published in London and Essex 1965-1998 (PHOTO-REPORTAGE)

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

  • Eric Lepier & Leslie Caswell (fl 1954), illustrators: plate drawings, commissioned for Shaw's Gynaecological Text Book 1954 (2015/1)

Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books

  • David Fickling Books, children's books publisher: manuscripts, corresp, notes by various authors incl papers of Philip Pullman, Mark Haddon and Jamila Gavin 2001-2013 (DFB)


Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre

  • Colin Maclean (1925-2013), journalist and publisher: papers 19th-20th cent

Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections

  • Atlas Gwynedd, publication project: files and published book 1995-2015 (2015/16)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • DC Thomson & Co Ltd, publishers, Dundee: scripts for Commando magazine, with some annotations and artwork from graphic designers 2000 (ACC 2015/710)

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • Robert Gibson & Sons Glasgow Ltd, publishers: records c1902-2011 (ACCN 3994)

Heritage Quay - University of Huddersfield Archives

  • Bamforth & Co Ltd, publishers of postcards, greetings cards and calendars, Holmfirth: administrative collection incl examples of published postcards 1870-2010 (BAM)

Leeds University Library, Special Collections

  • Waywiser Press, publishers, Chipping Norton: drafts, proofs, corresp 2014-2015 (SPCOLL/2015/31)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Carcanet Press, publishers, Manchester: additional book files of the Managing Editor c2014 (CPA)
  • Epworth Press, Methodist publisher: minutes and papers of the Editorial committee 1995-2008 (MA 2015/49)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections

  • William Gilpin (1724-1804), writer and headmaster: autograph letter sent to publishers Cadell and Davies 1798 (11499)
  • Robin George Collingwood (1889-1943), philosopher and historian: manuscripts of "Principles of History" and "Idea of Nature" submitted to Oxford University Press 20th cent (11470)
  • Original manuscript prepared for press of "Wiltshire: the topographical collections of John Aubrey, FRS, AD1659-70" edited by Rev Canon John Edward Jackson c1862 (11823)

University of Bristol: Theatre Collection

  • Carole Woddis (fl 1960-2015), theatre journalist and critic: programmes, playscripts, research notes 21st cent (2015/034)

University of Reading: Special Collections

  • Harlequin Mills & Boon Ltd, publishers, Richmond: additional records incl author files 20th cent (MS 5563)
  • Two Rivers Press Ltd, Reading: records incl editorial corresp 20th cent (MS 5561)
  • Whiteknights Press, University of Reading: corresp and drafts rel to selected publications, mainly Reverdy/Desnos, Selected Poems, edited by Martin Bell 1986-1999 (MS 5554)