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Major accessions to repositories in 2015 relating to Pharmacy and Chemistry


City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Reece family, pharmacists, Piccadilly: legal case papers c1970-2000 (2849)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • Ridley's, chemist, Carlisle: prescription books, recipe books and financial records 1865-1973 (DB 179)
  • Joseph Wilson, pharmacist, Penrith: records incl recipe book 1854-1979 (DB 180)

Explore York Libraries & Archives

  • Bleasdale Ltd, manufacturing and wholesale chemists, York: staff photographs c1920-1969 (BLE)

Sheffield City Archives

  • John Acton, chemist and druggist, Sheffield: daily journal 1836-1838 (2015/53)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Chemist, Bognor Regis: prescription ledgers, customers incl Dante Gabriel Rossetti 1875-1976 (18025)

Wigan Archives and Local Studies

  • Wallwork, pharmaceutical chemist, Tyldesley: prescriptions notebook with customer details 1878-1880 (Acc. 2015/95)


Jersey Archive

  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, Jersey branch: minutes 1939-1980 (JA/2691)

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Library and Archives

  • Nigel Veitch (1965-2014), plant chemist: papers and scientific research [restricted access] 1988-2006 (PrP 15-0013)


Royal Society

  • Norman Sheppard (1921-2015), chemist and spectroscopist: corresp and papers c1980-2010 (MS/906)


Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections

  • Peter Lloyd (fl 1920-1989), lecturer in chemistry, Bangor University: papers incl off-prints and lectures c1940-1989 (2015/21)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Samuel Davies, chemist and druggist, Chester: records of chemical experiments and analysis of water samples 1822-1855 (Acc 2015/31)

Museum of English Rural Life

  • Jared Terrett Hunt & Sons Ltd, manufacturing agricultural chemists, Stratford: minutes, with family history notes 1873-1882 (DX2135)

Sheffield University Library

  • Sir Harold Walter Kroto (1939-2016), chemist and Nobel Prize winner: personal papers incl corresp, journal articles, offprints, research notes and examples of graphic designs c1950-2015 (MS 455)