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Major accessions to repositories in 1999 relating to Pharmacy and Chemistry


Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office

  • Grays, chemist, Berwick: prescriptions and financial records 19th-20th cent (BRO 791)

Bristol Record Office

  • William Butler & Co (Bristol) Ltd, chemists and druggists: records 19th-20th cent (Acc 41279)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • Isaac Braithwaite, chemist, Kendal: corresp, accounts and notes 1860-1937 (WD/HCW)

East Kent Archives Centre

  • Stuart Dunn & Son Ltd, chemists, Deal: prescription book and account book 1885-89 (EK/U20)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Macfarlan Smith Ltd, manufacturing chemists, Edinburgh: records 1860-1980 incl pharmacy prescription ledgers of Allen & Hanburys Ltd, London and another London pharmacy (Acc 514)

Essex Record Office

  • Pharmaceutical shop, Barking: deed of partnership 1854 (D/DU 1921)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • Arthur Thomas of Cardiff: papers incl herbal remedy recipe book c1900-35 (Acc 1999/65)

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • Apothecary, Stow-on-the-Wold: ledgers 1809-32 (D8291)
  • Gloucestershire Pharmaceutical Committee: records incl of predecessor committees 1923-95 (D8274)

Herefordshire Record Office

  • Chave & Jackson, chemists, Hereford: prescription books 1861-1986 (BR13)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Thomas Damant Eaton, photographer: notes of photographic formulae and press cuttings 19th cent (Acc 1998/197)

Surrey History Centre

  • Leonard Sandall (1871-1959), dispenser, field naturalist and microscopist: notebooks, diaries and printed books (6661)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • Wilkinson & Simpson Ltd, manufacturing chemists, Newcastle upon Tyne: financial records 1894-1975

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • NM Grose, pharmacist, Swansea: records 1883-1910


Victoria & Albert Museum, National Art Library

  • Geoffrey WH Stevens: manuscript material for 'A scientific and quantitative engineering approach to the design of foundations for crinolines and like dresses' 1988 (MSL/199/4)


Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine

  • Howard, Jewell & Co, chemists, Stratford: orders received 1809-43 (MSS 7654, 7736)
  • Thomas Brigstocke Humphreys, chemist, Portmadoc: recipe and account book, later 19th cent (MSS 7702-7703)
  • RM Park, pharmicist, Edinburgh: prescription register 1894 (MS 7772)
  • Netherton Hosking Symons, chemist, Penzance: recipe book c1870 (MS 7771)
  • Pharmacist, London: prescription register 1847-48 (MS 7692)
  • English medical and cookery recipe book, late 17th cent-c1800 (MS 7721)
  • Mary Peacock: medical and cookery recipe book 1699 (MS 7787)
  • Dorothea Repps: medical and cookery recipe book 1703 (MS 7788)
  • Frances Rawson: medical and cookery recipe book 1734 (MS 7747)


Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre

  • Sir William Kenneth Hutchison, chemical engineer: papers rel to his autobiography 1987 (HTSN)

King's College London: Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

  • Otto Hahn (1879-1968), chemistry professor: article concerning the treatment of Jewish friends and colleagues in Nazi Germany 1945

London University: University College London (UCL) Manuscripts Room

  • Dame Kathleen Lonsdale (1903-1971), chemist and crystallographer (addnl): papers (LONSDALE PAPERS)
  • Sir William Ramsay (1852-1916), chemist: letters (photocopied) to Dr Otto Brill (A639)