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Major accessions to repositories in 2015 relating to Education


Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

  • Wombwell School Board: minute books 1900-1917 (A/3602/E)

Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service

  • James E Giles (1899-1965), teacher: photograph albums rel to his teaching and head teacher roles incl photographs of pupils, teachers, trips and events c1930-1969 (MS 4817)
  • Midland Adult School Union: additional records 20th cent (MS 703)

Bristol Archives

  • David Morton Selwyn (1951-2013), teacher: musical compositions, lecture notes, personal papers 1965-2014 (40715/Pers/Sn/5-8)
  • Bristol Adult School Union: minute books, corresp, accounts, programmes, study books 1930-2011 (40076)
  • Colston Society: minutes, accounts 1726-1980 (41568)

Doncaster Archives

  • Scawsby College Students' Union: financial records 1968-1976 (DS/141)

Dorset History Centre

  • Workers Educational Association, Poole branch: minute books and accounts 20th cent (D-2690)

Dundee City Archives

  • Glebelands Primary School, Dundee: admission registers, photographs 1956-2011, Dundee Head Teachers Association minute books 1895-1965; St Columba's Roman Catholic School register of admissions 1988-2005, St Margaret's Roman Catholic School log book 1954-88 1895-2011 (Acc2015/0029)

Durham County Record Office

  • Durham County Council: records rel to education and schools in county, incl Education Committee, Education Finance Committe and School Benevolent Fund papers and photographs of county council schools 1938-2011 (DC/Ed)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Wolds University of the Third Age (U3A): minutes, administrative records, membership records, regional records 1989-2015 (DDX2074)

Essex Record Office

  • Baddow & Galleywood University of the Third Age (U3A): minutes and corresp 1998-2014 (A14180)

Explore York Libraries & Archives

  • York Association of Women Graduates: association records and personal papers 1987-2001 (AWG)
  • Yorkshire School for the Blind: annual reports 1869-1968 (YSB)

Glamorgan Archives

  • National Union of Teachers, Maesteg branch: minutes 1905-1986 (D1288)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Assistant Masters Association, Gloucestershire branch: minutes, corresp and papers 1897-1973 (D13910)

Gwent Archives

  • Welsh Secondary Schools Association: minutes (non-consecutive) 1895-1975 (D6106)

Hackney Archives Department

  • Hackney Learning Trust: records incl minutes, reports, project work and corresp 2002-2012 (2015/21)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Queen Mary's College Foundation, Basingstoke: records rel to the foundation and its relationship to Queen Mary's College incl financial records and papers rel to support for students 1925-2014 (68A15)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Sebright School: records including logbooks, admission registers, a medical officer's report and punishment book 1766-1979 (Acc 5650)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Dikes Scholarship Trust: records 1958-1998 (C DSSD)
  • Hull Church Institute: minutes 1971-2008 (C DSCI)
  • National Association of Schoolmasters and Union of Women Teachers, Hull and District branch: minute books 1903-1962 (C DUNT)

Kingston History Centre

  • Kingston-upon-Thames Borough Council: education and school committee files 1999-2007 (KT344)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • S Mackenzie (fl 1960-1979), headmistress: photographs and slides rel to Langworth and Wickenby schools c1960-1979 (MISC DON 1866)
  • Freiston Centre for Environmental Education: administrative records including photographs and building plans c1974-2015 (MISC DON 1914)
  • Sibsey Joint School Trust: note and minute books, title deeds 1747-2015 (SR/934)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Richard Reeve's Foundation, educational charity, London: minutes, cash books, committee papers, etc 1673-2011 (B15/079)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Nettleworth Infant and Nursery School: admission registers and log books 1965-2015 (8863)
  • Nottingham Nursery Nurses Training Centre: log books 1947-1975 (8788)
  • West Nottinghamshire College: class registers rel to typewriting, shorthand, book-keeping and commerce classes 1965-1982 (8811)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • St John Fisher Roman Catholic Secondary Modern School, Gateshead: logbooks 1963-1977 (E.GA48)


British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • Universities' Poetry, literary periodical: papers 1959-1965 (Add MS 89147)

British Library: Asian and African Studies

  • Royal Indian Engineering College: papers of Cooper's Hill Society rel to the Royal Indian Engineering College, Cooper's Hill, and the careers of some of pupils c1871-1965 (Mss Eur F239)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Workers Educational Association, Belfast branch: records 1910-2003 (D4596/UNL/1)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Dawson family of London: personal papers incl suffragette ephemera and records rel to National Union of Women Teachers 1864-1971 (DAWSON)

Cambridge Centre for Christianity Worldwide

  • George Patrick Benson (b 1949), Archdeacon of Hereford: papers as Director of Studies, St Andrew's Institute for Theology and Education, Kabare, Kenya, and Director of Communications, Mount Kenya East diocese; sound recordings incl Bishop David Gitari (1937-2013) 1978-1990 (Acc 2015/11)

Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Archives

  • Leslie William Barclay (b 1933), radio spectrum and radiowave propagation specialist: papers rel to radio waves and ionosphere research 1942-1966 (SC MSS 270)
  • John Heywood (b 1930), engineer and professor: papers rel to membership of the Junior Institution of Engineers (JIE) and material rel to technical and technician education in the UK 2015 (SC MSS 267)
  • Ray W Orson (fl 1970-1990), commercial officer, The Electricity Council and lecturer: papers incl reports and letters rel to financial and organisational aspects of electricity supply industry privatisation in the UK 1975-1982 (SC MSS 266)
  • British Institute of Engineering Technology: typescript lessons, for correspondence courses, with model answers on the subjects of technical electricity, modern slide rules and practical mathematics c1930-1959 (NEAST 235)

Institution of Mechanical Engineers Archive

  • Robert William Reader (fl 1938-1945), prisoner of war: examination papers, notebooks, corresp 1938-1945 (PER/32)
  • Sir Frank Ewart Smith (1897-1995), engineer: papers rel to education, Ministry of Supply, Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd, National Health Service, Royal Society, lecture papers and printed material 1922-1995 (FES)

Linnean Society of London

  • Paul S F Cornelius (1943-2015), academic: personal corresp and annotated proofs of "Hydroida" c1990-1999

Representative Church Body Library

  • Dublin Diocesan Board of Education: minutes, accounts and papers 1950-2014 (MS D6 Adl)
  • Love's and Gardiner's Charity for Educational Purposes in the City of Dublin: minutes, corresp, accounts and papers 1980-2006 (MS 734 Adl)

Royal Institute of British Architects

  • Cyril Ernest Walter Boreham (1904-1959), architect: drawings c1925-1929

St Bartholomew's Hospital Archives

  • J? Costale (fl 1814-1815), surgical student: MS notes from the second course of surgical lectures delivered by John Abernethy at St Bartholomew's Hospital c1814-1815 (SBHG2015/03)
  • Margaret Helene Jackson (fl 1940-1949), student nurse: training notes c1940-1949 (SBHG2015/06)
  • St Bartholomew's Hospital Medical School, London: photographs of doctors and medical students incl images of men serving in Boer? War c1880-1905 (SBHT2015/09)
  • St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, Tuition Unit: records rel to education of child patients incl papers of Education Committee c1985-2000 (SBHT2015/11)


Bath University Archives

  • Gerald Walters (d 1970), Reader in the Humanities, Bath University: corresp and papers 1950-1969 (WALTERS)

Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • Blue and Grey Coat Charity: deeds, accounts, corresp 1790-1961 (2015/027)
  • Cambridge Primary Review: administrative papers incl committee minutes, corresp, reports, surveys, press releases, conference papers, funding bids and proposals 1997-2013 (2015/044; 2015/045)

Brunel University Library

  • Brunel University Library: papers, corresp, plans, reports 1960-2015 (HIST)

Durham University Library, Special Collections

  • H J R Davies (b1931), geography lecturer at Khartoum and Swansea Universities: personal papers 1955-1960 (SAD)

Heritage Quay - University of Huddersfield Archives

  • University of Huddersfield: administrative papers incl corresp, newspaper clippings, photographs, chancellor's effects, minutes and papers, Applied Sciences student records c1970-2015 (HUD)

Hull History Centre (Hull University Archives)

  • Thomas Edmund Jessop (1896-1980), philosopher and lecturer: manuscript notes for British philosophy course 1928-1960 (U DP218)
  • University of Hull: records rel to committees, departments, staff, students and running of the university c1920-2010 (Various)

Kingston University Archives and Special Collections

  • Kingston University: degree ceremony programmes for Kingston University and its predecessor bodies c1950-2010 (KUAS161)
  • Kingston University: records of Kingston College of Technology (later Kingston Polytechnic) Geology Society, incl minute books, registers of attendance at meetings and newsletters c1951-1970 (KUAS163)

Leeds University Library, Special Collections

  • Geoffrey Kendon Fry (fl 1966-2003), author and academic: research papers, teaching records, journals 1966-2003 (MS 1981)

London University: Institute of Education

  • Mike Baker (1957-2012), journalist: records 1984-2011 (DC/14/15)
  • Caroline Middleton DeCamp Benn (1926-2000), educationalist and writer: records rel to educational work 1960-1999 (DC/27/15)
  • Howard Gilbert (1923-2015), educationalist: records 1980-2008 (DC/26/15)
  • Roland Meighan (1937-2014), educationalist: corresp and papers rel to Meighan's career, particularly about home schooling c1987-2014 (DC/24/15)
  • Philip Toogood (1935-2013), educationist: records rel to his career 1977-2013 (DC/15/15)
  • BFES/SCE Association, for those associated with service children's education abroad: records incl papers rel to service schools and schools in Germany 1940-2015 (DC/13/15; DC/28/15; DC/31/15)
  • Centre for Longitudinal Studies, Institute of Education: material rel to foundation of three longitudinal datasets 1950-2015 (DC/01/15)
  • Educational Centres Association: records (DC/05/15; DC/32/15)
  • Flysheet: records rel to the charity and its children's camps 1970-2009 (DC/25/15)
  • International Professional Development Association: minutes 2008-2010 (DC/02/15)

London University: King's College Archives

  • Paul Joseph Black (b 1930), professor of science education: papers rel to his work as Chair of a Task Group on assessment and testing in UK schools 1987-1988 (Acc 3194)
  • Nicandros Bouras (fl 1976-2014), professor of psychiatry: papers 1976-2014 (Acc 3181)

London University: Queen Mary, University of London

  • Andrew Blick (b 1973), researcher: papers with Professor George Jones incl transcribed interviews with officials at Downing Street 1912-1990, papers for conferences and other research materials rel to former prime ministers c1910-2013 (PP48)

London University: Royal Holloway

  • Percy Butler (1913-2015), zoologist: personal papers, mainly corresp with other academics, with some research notes and a school notebook 1923-2014 (PP61)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Hartley Victoria College, Manchester: institutional records incl papers rel to Luther King House Educational Trust and the Partnership for Theological Education 1907-2015 (MA 2015/36)
  • Manchester University: Vice Chancellor's administrative files incl series from UMIST prior to its merger with Manchester University and ceremonial files c1958-2000 (VCA)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections

  • John Blackburn (1773-1784), student?: notes rel to Hornsby's Lectures, Locke's essay on human understanding, reading lists and observations 1773-1784 (11530)

University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections

  • National Christian Education Council: additional records incl minutes, deeds, trust documents and papers rel to the International Bible Reading Association 1942-2003 (NCEC)

University of Gloucestershire Archives and Special Collections

  • Hubert Donald "Birdie" Buckley (1913-1941), student: records rel to time at St Paul's College and later teaching career, incl photographs, ephemera 1932-1940 (D569)
  • Frances Flora Dorothy Burton (1892-1978), teaching student: records rel to time at Cheltenham Training College incl corresp, photographs, certificates, ephemera 1911-1952 (D143)
  • Tom Mayhew (fl 1949-1951), student: records rel to time at St Paul's College incl photographs, ephemera, news cuttings 1949-1960 (D568)
  • Edna Mary Williams (fl 1936-1938), student: records rel to time at St Mary's College incl notebooks, ephemera, photographs, autobiography c1936-2015 (D565)

University of Reading: Special Collections

  • Henley Business School: records, incl of predecessor institutions 20th cent (MS 5567)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Institute for Learning, professional association for teaching in post-compulsory education and training: records incl minutes, conference papers and publications 21st cent (1051)
  • Warwick University, Voices of the University Project: sound recordings and papers 21st cent (1040, 1056, 1069)
  • World University Service (WUS): additional minutes, papers and publications 1974-1985 (1064)