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Major Accessions to Repositories 1996 relating to Politics

National, Special and University

Aberdeen University, Department of Special Collections and Archives

  • Patrick K Booker: official and personal papers mainly rel to the Federation of South Arabia and Adenisation c1950-70 (AUL MS 3520)

Bodleian Library

  • Sir Douglas Walter (Con) O'Neill (1912-88), diplomat: papers

Bristol University Library

  • John Gregory (1831-1922), trade unionist and writer: literary MSS, corresp, notebooks and other papers (DM 1741)

British Architectural Library

  • Architects for Peace records c1981-94

British Library of Political and Economic Science

  • Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (addnl): records 1989-95 (CND ADD)
  • Jean Henderson, barrister, lecturer and Liberal Party activist: papers 1939-80 (HENDERSON)
  • Liberal Party (addnl): papers rel to Europe 1982-86 (LIBERAL PARTY ADD)
  • Mary McIntosh, sociologist: papers rel to gay and feminist politics c1960-80 (MCINTOSH)
  • James Edward Meade, economist (addnl): papers incl some rel to work with SDP c1970-95 (MEADE)
  • Neville Devonshire Sandelson, barrister and Labour and SDP MP: papers 1950-85 (SANDELSON)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • 'For Intellectual Liberty', an association of intellectuals formed to combat the threat of fascism: minutes and papers 1935-40 (Add 9369)

Churchill Archives Centre

  • Mark Alexander Abrams, social scientist: papers rel to social, political and market research 1946-94 (ABMS)
  • Dr Jeremy William Bray MP (addnl): papers rel to political matters 1990-96 (BRAY)
  • Joseph Francis Ford, diplomat: diaries 1960-64 (FORD)
  • Reginald Hugh Hickling, solicitor: memoirs of last days of the British in South Arabia 1964-67 (HICK)
  • Eunan O'Halpin, historian: research papers rel to Sir Warren Fisher (OHPN)
  • Sir Eric Clare Edmund Phipps (1875-1945), diplomat (addnl): papers (PHPP)

Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections

  • Sir Evelyn Baring,1st Baron Howick of Glendale: papers esp rel to period as governor of Kenya 1952-59 (Misc. 1995/96:19)

Durham University (Sudan Archive)

  • Reginald Davies, colonial administrator: corresp and papers 1911-42 (G//S 1134)
  • Sir William Henry Tusker Luce, diplomat: corresp and papers 1930-56 (G//S 1144)
  • Maurice Stanley Lush, colonial administrator: corresp and papers 1916-59 (G//S 1144)

House of Lords Record Office

  • P Fanner: corresp and papers rel to John Parker MP 1947-87 (Hist Coll 409)

Hull University, Brynmor Jones Library

  • Sir Patrick Thomas Cormack MP: records c1970-90 [transfer from Staffordshire Record Office]
  • Elliot Anthony Morley MP: general and constituency papers and files c1980-90
  • Bob Wynn: typescript biography of Vera Joan Maynard MP
  • Joseph Kevin McNamara MP: papers c1980-90
  • Austin Vernon Mitchell MP: papers c1980-90
  • David Julian Winnick MP: papers c1980-90

Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

  • Sir Frank Cooper, civil servant and industrialist: corresp and papers rel to European defence policy 1984-90

Liverpool University Library, Department of Special Collections and Archives

  • David Anthony Llewellyn Owen, politician: papers rel to the SDP 1981-92 (D709)

National Library of Scotland

  • Sir Robert Heatlie Scott, diplomat and civil servant (addnl): papers 1924-80 (Acc 11331)
  • Scottish Conservative and Unionist Association records 1878-1991 (Acc 11368)
  • Dr James Valentine: papers incl material rel to the formation of the National Party of Scotland (later Scottish National Party) 1927-96 (Acc 11392)

National Library of Wales, Department of Manuscripts and Records

  • Lloyd George family (addnl): papers incl letters to David Lloyd George and papers of Gwilym Lloyd George (NLW MSS unnumbered)
  • Robert Jones Derfel (1824-1905), writer and radical: corresp and papers (NLW MSS 23440-62)
  • Ieuan Wyn Jones, Plaid Cymru MP: constituency corresp and papers 1987-95

Nottingham University Library, Manuscripts Department

  • Eric Foster (b1910), Nottingham Labour councillor (addnl): papers (ACC 1417)

Public Record Office

  • Richard Austen Butler (1902-82), Baron Butler of Saffron Walden: papers (FO 1109)
  • Sir James Alexander Kilfedder MP: papers 1964-95 (D/4127)

Rhodes House Library

  • Sir Gawain Westray Bell, governor of Nigeria: papers rel to governorship of Nigeria and of postings elsewhere 1957-62
  • Devlin Commission: papers of the Nyasaland enquiry 1959
  • John Wentworth Stacpoole, civil servant: diaries while district officer in Sierra Leone 1959-60

Royal Commonwealth Society Library

  • Sir Albert Cecil Day, civil servant: misc records covering the years when Day was secretary to the governor of New Zealand 1911-35 (MSS 89)
  • Alexander Hepple (1904-83), South African politician: 'The South African Labour Party 1908-56' (Case A72) NB No reproduction without prior permission from Professor BA Hepple

Sheffield University Library

  • FT Cooper, cartoonist: papers rel to Imperial Fascist League (MS 181)

Southampton University Library

  • Frederick Augustus Tuckman, President of the Anglo-Jewish Association and Conservative MEP: papers incl personal items, many rel to his personnel management and consultancy work, to his involvement with the Bow Group and constituency papers as MEP 1934-95 (MS 270)

Cambridge University, Trinity College Library

  • Richard Austen Butler, Baron Butler of Saffron Walden (addnl): papers incl those of the Conservative Party Research Department and 1922 Committee 1955-61

Trinity College Dublin

  • Daniel Crilly, politician and journalist: corresp 1890-1910 (MS 10942)

Warwick University Modern Records Centre

  • Transport and General Workers' Union (addnl): records incl further papers of Ernest Bevin and records rel to Albert Ernest Stubbs MP (MSS 126)

Local Repositories in England

Bristol Record Office

  • Avon County Council, Labour Party group: minutes and administration files 1973-96 (Acc 40849)
  • Bristol West Constituency Labour Party: minutes and administration files 20th cent (Acc 40871)

Bury Archive Service

  • Radcliffe Local Labour Party: minutes and accounts 1922-59 [GLP/F1] (1996/009)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Codnor Ward Labour Party: minutes 1936-67 (D4570)
  • Heanor UDC Labour Group: minutes 1947-1974 (D4571)
  • Heanor and District Local Labour Party (addnl): minutes 1969-75 (D1163)
  • Chesterfield Liberal Party: minutes and other records 1912-76 (D4612)

Devon Record Office

  • Devon Liberal Party records 1980-83 (D5302/1)
  • Tiverton Division Liberal Association records 1963-67 (D4996/3)

Hackney Archives Department

  • Diane Julie Abbott MP (addnl): papers c1990-95

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • United Nations Association of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ipswich branch: minutes and other records 1946-71 (GC481)

Isle of Wight County Record Office

  • John Howard Whitehouse (1873-1955), warden of Bembridge School and Liberal MP: corresp and papers (96/52)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Blackpool Labour Party: minutes and attendance registers 1927-91 (DDX 2100 Acc 8007)

Leicestershire Record Office

  • West Leicester Conservative Association records 1941-84 (DE4997)

London Metropolitan Archives

  • Ealing North Labour Party records 1932-93
  • Labour Party, Southern Regional Council: reports 1947-79

Manchester Local Studies Unit Archives

  • United Nations Association, West Manchester branch: minutes, annual reports and corresp c1970-80 (M615/addl)
  • Swinton League Of Nations Union (addnl): précis of minutes 1922-37 (M615/addl)

Norfolk Record Office

  • George Henry Roberts MP: papers 1906-23 (MC 655)
  • Hall Quay Club (formerly Great Yarmouth Conservative Club): minutes 1927-92 (SO 179)

Oxfordshire Archives

  • City of Oxford Conservative Association (addnl): records 20th cent (Acc 4185)

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies Section

  • Rotherham Metropolitan Council, Labour group: records 1973-79

Southampton Archives Services

  • Graham Heaney, Labour councillor (addnl): papers rel to local Labour Party c1980-90 (D/HEA)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Sir Bryant Godman Irvine MP: corresp and papers 1941-92 (Acc 6866)

Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

  • Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, Tower Hamlets: records c1980-95 (TH/8702)
  • Patrick Streeter, Liberal Democrat councillor: papers c1980-90 (TH/8706)

Tyne & Wear Archives Service

  • Socialist League, Gateshead branch: executive committee minutes 1932-36
  • Newcastle Liberal Club: annual reports and minutes 1958
  • Gateshead West Constituency Labour Party: records rel to elections

Wiltshire and Swindon Record Office

  • Westbury Constituency Labour Party: minutes, accounts, corresp, annual reports and other records 1926-89

Local Repositories in Wales

Gwynedd, Caernarfon Area Record Office

  • North Wales Liberal Association records 1948-95 (XD 109)
  • Plaid Cymru, University College Bangor branch: minutes 1955-58 (XM10300)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • Pembrokeshire Liberal Association: corresp c1949-85 (HDSO/79)

Local Repositories in Scotland

Dundee District Archive and Record Centre

  • City of Dundee District Council, Labour Group: minutes 1974-96 (GD/LG)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Edinburgh District Council, Conservative Group: minutes, planning reports and abstracts of accounts c1995 (341)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Scottish Unionist/Conservative Club: records c1920-50 (TD1373)
  • Labour Party Scottish Council: misc records c1930-80 (TD1384)

Local Repositories in the Isle of Man

Manx National Heritage Library

  • Sir Thomas Henry Hall Caine (1853-1931), author and politician: papers