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Major Accessions to Repositories 1994 relating to Education

National, Special and University

Angus Library

  • Little Tew, Baptist church: photographs of the opening of the new schoolroom, May 1925

Birmingham University Library, Special Collections Department

  • London College of Divinity (addnl): records

Bodleian Library, Department of Western Manuscripts

  • J F M Dovaston, undergraduate at Christ Church, Oxford: letters 1800-04 (MS Don d195)

British Architectural Library, Royal Institute of British Architects

  • Herbert F T Cooper, Assistant Architect, LCC Schools: out-letter book 1937-44

British Library of Political and Economic Science

  • Fabian Society: records rel to School Board elections 1899-1902 and the 1902 Education Bill; replies to a Fabian Society questionnaire about the constitution of School Boards, Urban District Councils and Boards of Guardians in 1899 (COLL MISC 0832)
  • Professor Morris Ginsberg (addnl): corresp and papers incl papers rel to LSE and Institute of Sociology 1900s-60s (GINSBERG2)

Dundee University Library, Archives and Manuscripts Department

  • Dundee School of Economics (addnl): records 1933-53 (MS33)

Greater Glasgow Health Board Archive

  • Glasgow Dental Hospital and School: minutes 1885-1970, registers of students 1885-1927, corresp files 1948-74, financial records, calendars, annual reports, other publications, photographs and ephemera 19th-20th cent (HB90)

Institute of Education

  • Margaret Read, Head of Department of Education in Tropical Areas 1940-55: papers and photographs (1994/1)

Liverpool University Archives Unit

  • Professor Thomas Kelly (1909-92) corresp and papers rel to the subjects of mechanics institutes, public libraries and the history of adult education (D.623)

National Library of Scotland, Department of Manuscripts

  • James B Caird, educationist and author, and Janet Caird, author: corresp and literary papers 1928-90 (Acc 11108-09)
  • Scottish National Academy of Music, Glasgow: minute books 1928-34 (Acc 10973)
  • Dugald Stewart, philosopher: corresp with Lord Lansdowne and others rel to education of Lord Henry Petty 1796- 1800, 1820 (Acc 11140)

National Primary Education Archive

  • David L Medd, architect, Department of Education and Science (addnl): lectures, articles, corresp, photographs and misc papers 1947-86
  • Eileen Molony, BBC TV producer (addnl): tape recording of interview with Robin Tanner HM Inspectorate c1979
  • R T Smith, HM Inspectorate: papers and pamphlets (c90 items) rel to his work with the Schools Curriculum Award, and in other educational fields in Wiltshire 1965-92

Public Record Office

  • School Curriculum Development Committee, Board of Management: agenda, minutes and papers 1984-88 (EJ 4)
  • Schools Council, secondary science curriculum review, steering committee: papers 1981-84 (EJ 5)

Southampton University, Archives Department

  • Sidney Somper, headmaster of Solomon Wolfson School: papers incl corresp and photographs, Hebrew lessons and invitations to barmitzvahs 1929-91 (MS 228)

University College of Swansea Library

  • University College Swansea: minutes of Council, Senate, Faculties and College committees 1992-93
  • Workers Educational Association, South Wales: annual reports 1916-36 (1994/35)

Local Repositories in England

(NB this list does not include those school records which would be deposited in the appropriate local repository as a matter of course)

Bristol Record Office

  • Clarks Grammar School: records 20th cent (Acc 40639)
  • Brunel Technical College and predecessors: records 19th-20th cent (Acc 40659)

Bedfordshire Record Office

  • School closure papers 1980-90 (E/SC 1-4)
  • Special Education case files 1980-90 (E/SE 1)

Cambridgeshire County Record Office

  • H W Gagg, schoolmaster: diaries 1950-92 (Acc 4305; closed for the time being)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Sir Jack Longland, Director of Education 1949-1970: papers incl those rel to professional bodies 1974-76 (D4021)

Devon Record Office

  • University of Exeter: minutes of Board of Studies and other University bodies c1948-72, cash book c1947-49, register of students for the degree of Bachelor of Education 1966-69 (D 4965 add 4)
  • University of Exeter: minutes of University societies and Guild of Students c1912-66, press cuttings c1923-77, misc photographs, volumes and papers c1907-77 (D 4965 add 5)

North Devon Record Office

  • Bideford Grammar School: headmasters annual reports 1931-65, governors meetings minutes 1941-69 (276 adds 4-5)

Essex Record Office

  • East Anglian Examinations Board: minutes, corresp 1963-90 (D/Z 198 addnl)

Hampshire: Southampton Archives Service

  • Tauntons College (addnl): records 1900-94, incl journals and yearbooks 1970-92 (D/TAU)

Hertfordshire Record Office

  • Pishiobury Approved School, Sawbridgeworth: records 1884-1962 (Acc 2914)

Humberside County Archives Service

  • Hull, Boulevard Nautical School: admission, staff and enrolment registers 1920-72 (DDX 566)
  • North Dalton: school subscription list 1865 (PE 63)
  • Pocklington Grammar School: illustrated advertisement 1854 (DDX 582)

Lancashire Record Office

  • John Thomas Kenyon, Chipping: photocopy of diary as a pupil 1875-76 (P151)
  • Blackpool and District Association of National Union of Teachers: minutes 1891-1978, attendance register 1972-76 (DDX 2042)
  • W T Cowens: mathematics copy books at Earby Academy 1873-74 (DDX 2047)

London:Guildhall Library

  • St Pauls Cathedral Choir School: records c1870-1970 (MSS 29518-45)

Greater Manchester: Bury Archive Service

  • Bury Grammar School: Trustees book of statutes 18th cent (SBG 011T)
  • Education Committee, Bury County Borough: Blind Persons Sub-Committee minutes 1922-32 (ABU add 011T)

Manchester Central Library

  • Manchester Grammar School (addnl): records

Greater Manchester: Salford Archives Service

  • School plans 20th cent (L/CS)

Greater Manchester: Tameside Archive Service

  • St Pauls C of E School, Stalybridge: corresp (copies) and plans 1841-1991 (2496)

North Yorkshire Record Office

  • Masham Free School and Grammar School: deeds and papers 1617-1924 (MIC 2860, 2864; PR/MAS)

Local Repositories in Wales

Carmarthen Record Office

  • Robert Braham Jones (1823-1874), Pwllheli (addnl): papers and school books (XM3589)

West Glamorgan County Archive Service

  • Swansea Grammar School: plans and elevations 1851 (E/BG Sec)
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