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Major accessions to repositories in 1999 relating to Health and Medicine


Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office

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

Birmingham City Archives

  • Birmingham General Hospital League of Nurses: minutes and journals c1904-97 (MS 2195)

Bristol Record Office

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

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • St John's Hospital, Stone: registers and financial statements 1889-1990 (AR 20/99)
  • Chesham District Nursing Association: minutes and misc papers 1892-1947 (DN)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Parkside Lunatic Asylum, Macclesfield: male case book, pathological register, summary of journals and medical superintendant's journal 1873-1930; visiting committee clerk's papers, accounts and corresp c1875-1915 (NHM 8, D5676)

Chester Archives

  • Chester City Hospital Samaritan Fund: statements and stock book 1952-73 (HI/394)
  • Chester Hospitals House Committee: attendance registers 1962-73 (HI/394)
  • Chester Royal Infirmary: casualty, outpatients, x-ray and names and addresses registers and registers of operations c1942-74 (HI/394)

Croydon Archives Service

  • Norwood Cottage Hospital: minutes 1882-85 (Acc 415)
  • Friends of Queen's Hospital, Croydon: records 1953-91 (Acc 506)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

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

Denbighshire Record Office

  • Llangwyfan Hospital League of Friends: records incl minutes 1963-82 (DD/DM/1374)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Derby Area Association for Mental Health (later Derby MIND): minutes, reports, financial records, corresp and papers 1967-98 (D5014)
  • Tansley and District Nursing Association: annual reports, accounts, subscriptions and misc papers 1920-98 (D4998)

Devon Record Office

  • Exeter Medical Library: corresp and papers rel to book purchasing, library extension and move, receipts and payments book 1967-80 (5822)

East Kent Archives Centre

  • Ethel M Fletcher, nurse: papers rel to nursing career at Canterbury Infirmary (3 items) (EK/U26)
  • Stuart Dunn & Son Ltd, chemists, Deal: prescription book and account book 1885-89 (EK/U20)
  • Kent and Canterbury Hospital Samaritan Fund: records (1 box) 1896-1968 (MH/T (Uncat))
  • Ramsgate and St Lawrence Aid in Sickness Charity: records (1 folder) 1977-89 (R/Ch 1)
  • Canterbury Family Practitioner Committee: minutes 1985-89 (Acc EK/1999/9)
  • Margate and District General Hospital: minute books (6) 1935-56 (MH/T (Uncat))

East Sussex Record Office

  • Blatchington Court School, formerly Brighton Asylum for the Blind, East Blatchington: punishment book 1913-83 (A7947)
  • Hellingly Hospital, formerly East Sussex County Asylum: committee minutes, staff registers, accounts and ledgers, death register, plans, recertification books 1899-1983 (A7816, A7922)
  • Sussex Eye Hospital, Brighton: minutes of Visiting Medical Staff committee 1958-65 (A7868)

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)

Flintshire Record Office

  • North Wales Health Authority, Clwyd Family Practitioner committee and sub-committees: minutes 1948-85

Glamorgan Record Office

  • Arthur Thomas of Cardiff: papers incl herbal remedy recipe book c1900-35 (Acc 1999/65)
  • Treherbert Hospital: records 20th cent (Acc 1999/103)
  • Whitchurch Hospital: records incl registers c1908-80 (Acc 1999/9)

Gloucestershire Record Office

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

Hampshire Record Office

  • Yateley and Fleet Cottage Hospitals: records incl minutes, patient registers and annual reports (6 boxes, 6 vols) 1898-1994 (103M99)

Herefordshire Record Office

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

Joint Archive Service of the Corporation of London: London Metropolitan Archives

  • King Edward's Hospital Fund for London: case papers c1990-99 (Acc B99/026)
  • Department of Health, London Regional Office: minutes and papers c1980-93 (Acc B99/005)
  • Foundling Hospital, London (addnl): records, incl court minutes, committee minutes and register of governors 1739-1995 (A/FH/K)
  • Guys Hospital, London: records c1950-89 (Acc B99/031)
  • Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust: case files and staff files c1940-1969 (Accs B99/073, B99/099)
  • Tooting Bec Hospital: registers and history of the hospital 1903-58 (H45/TBH)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale Community Health Council: annual reports 1980-81 (CHC 3)
  • Lancaster Health Authority: minute book 1990-94 (HRLD)
  • Brockholes Hospital: farm and garden trading account book 1954-58 (HRBC)
  • Calderstones Hospital: records incl reports, accounts and staff and policy manuals c1933-90 (HRCA)
  • Fylde House of Help: Lytham St Annes committee records 1936-99 (DDX 1455/55)
  • Skerton Aged Mens Rest: minutes 1939-70 (DDX 1439)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Lincolnshire County Institution, Grantham: farm account book, masters journal, register of deceased patients belongings 1915-61 (Misc Dep 615)
  • Grantham Borough (addnl): sanitary inspector reports and housing officer report book c1920-56 (Grantham Borough)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Midwife, Halvergate: notebook 1859-68 (Acc 1998/187)
  • Midwife, Norwich: register of cases 1936-37 (Acc 1998/181)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Richmond and District Victoria Hospital: minutes, reports and papers 1897-1925 (NHS/HOS/RM)

Northumberland Record Office

  • Annie M Narey, midwife: records 1933-68 (NRO 5397)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Nottingham and District Blood Donors Association: minutes, financial records, corresp and papers 1960-97 (Acc 5699)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Oldham School of Nursing: records 1906-96 (NYL)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Borocourt Hospital, Rotherfield Peppard: records c1930-49 (4569)

Portsmouth Museums and Records Service

  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) , author, physician and criminologist: letter rel to leaving Southsea practice, medical receipts (2) and members receipt card for Medical Benefit Society 1889-90 (2517A, 2518A)
  • St James Hospital, Milton, Portsmouth (addnl): plans 1930-39 (1150A)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Friends of Llys Maldwyn Hospital: minutes 1969-99 (Acc 1240)
  • Montgomeryshire Society for Mentally Handicapped Children: records incl corresp c1960-97 (Acc 1209)

Rochdale Local Studies Centre

  • Rochdale Children's Moorland Home: records (M/H/4/1/1-7)

Sheffield Archives

  • Olive Crossley, nurse and midwife: papers c1934-73 (1999/060)
  • Jessop Hospital for Women, Sheffield: records incl minutes, nursing and midwifery papers 1937-78 (1999/058)
  • Northern General Hospital, League of Friends: records, incl minutes and accounts c1991 (1999/010)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Stoke-on-Trent City Archives

  • Burslem Local Board of Health: reports 1851-71 (SD 1144)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Ipswich Committee Against Malnutrition: records 1938-42 (GC 605)

Surrey History Centre

  • Leonard Sandall (1871-1959), dispenser, field naturalist and microscopist: notebooks, diaries and printed books (6661)
  • Farnborough and Cove War Memorial Hospital: committee minutes 1930-50 (6565)
  • National Health Service Executive Council for South West London and Surrey: minutes and reports 1947-82 (6640)
  • Rowley Bristow Hospital, Pyrford: case papers and corresp 1925-40 (6730)
  • North Surrey Association for Social Work: maternity case files c1960-71 (4530)

Trafford Local Studies

  • Altrincham Board of Health: minutes and other records 19th-20th cent

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • Wilkinson & Simpson Ltd, manufacturing chemists, Newcastle upon Tyne: financial records 1894-1975
  • Philip Brown, surgeon, Blaydon: appointment books 1846-89 (DX939)
  • Gateshead Dispensary: minutes, corresp and reports 1832-1943 (HO/GD)

Warrington Library, Museum and Archives Service

  • Stockton Heath Infant Welfare Centre: voluntary committee minutes 1935-69 (MS 2809)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

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


Museum of Welsh Life

  • Diary containing medicinal, cookery and household recipes c1980-99 (3788)

National Army Museum, Department of Archives Photographs Film and Sound

  • Lawrence Craigie Maclagan Wedderburn, major, medical officer in the Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force: letters and papers 1901-23 (1999-10-3)

States of Guernsey Island Archives Service

  • St John's Ambulance Association and Brigade, Guernsey division: ambulance logs and photos 1915-48
  • St Peter Port District Nursing Association: minutes 1931-77

The National Archives: Public Record Office

  • Medical Research Committee and Medical Research Council (addnl): minutes and meeting papers 1968 (FD 13)
  • Medical Research Council (addnl): registered files and policy matters 1956-97 (FD 9)

Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine: Contemporary Medical Archives Centre

  • Norman Henry Ashton (1913-2000), ophthalmologist (addnl): papers
  • Edward John Mostyn Bowlby (1907-1990), psychoanalyst (addnl): papers
  • Henry Edward Crooks (b 1918), radiographer: papers rel to work at Shaftesbury Military Hospital during Second World War, and on the development of the copper-reference x-ray pentameter
  • Alfred Gordon Heppleston (1915-1998), pathologist: papers rel to occupational diseases
  • RT Johnson (d 1996), neurosurgeon: papers, incl papers of Sir Geoffrey Jefferson and his wife, a psychiatrist
  • Alfred Model (1906-1979), doctor: cash book, reprints and dissertation by Lehmann Model, his father
  • Robert Henry Stewart Thompson (1912-1998), biochemist: corresp, papers and reports, incl rel to work at Porton Down during World War Two, to International Union of Biochemistry, and to the use of nerve gases in warfare and at times of civil strife
  • Julian Tudor-Hart (b 1927), physician (addnl): papers 1961-97
  • Alan Frederick Williams (1945-1992), biochemist and immunologist (addnl): papers 1968-91
  • Paul Hamilton Wood (1907-1962), physician: corresp, personalia, papers rel to lecture tours and misc notes on Wood by Dr Mark Silverman
  • Abortion Law Reform Association (addnl): papers 20th cent
  • Action on Smoking and Health (addnl): papers c1980-99
  • Association of Health and Residential Care Officers (addnl): papers c1910-89
  • Birth Control Campaign (addnl): papers 20th cent
  • Birth Control Trust (addnl): papers 20th cent
  • British Society for Immunology: records c1950-99
  • Co-ordinating Campaign for the Defence of the 1967 Abortion Act: files rel to activities c1970-99
  • Health Visitors Association (addnl): papers c1970-99
  • Medical Pilgrims: minutes, diaries, photographs, illustrations, corresp and commemorative history 1928-95
  • Mental After Care Association (addnl): papers 1972-99
  • Parliamentary Group on Population and Development: papers c1970-99
  • Population Concern: papers c1970-99
  • Project SIGMA (Socio-sexual Investigations of Gay Men and AIDS): microfiches of diaries of sexual behaviour of gay and bisexual men, and associated corresp 1987-94
  • Society of Medical Officers of Health (addnl): papers c1980-99
  • World Confederation of Physical Therapy (addnl): papers late 20th cent
  • World Federation of Right to Die Societies (addnl): papers c1980-99


NHS Greater Glasgow Archives

  • J Emslie, epidemiologist: reports and papers rel to tuberculosis monitoring and research c1980-89 (HB 102)
  • JE Geddes, physician: corresp and papers rel to Glasgow Mass Radiography Campaign 1957 (HB 101)
  • Argyll and Bute Executive Council: minutes 1948-74 (AC 58)
  • Dunbartonshire Executive Council: minutes 1948-69 (AC 59)
  • Renfrewshire County Executive Council: minutes, annual reports 1948-73 (AC 60)
  • Gartloch Hospital: records, incl patient and staff registers, and case books 1832-1995 (HB 1)
  • Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow: further records incl annual accounts and photographs 1910-1977 (HB 13)
  • Glasgow Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital: annual reports, minutes and reports of hospital auxiliary committee and Glasgow Hospitals Auxiliary Association 1899-1982 (HB 8)
  • Glasgow Royal Infirmary: reports and publications 1832-1998 (HB 14)
  • Lennox Castle Hospital: patient registers for Lennox Castle, Stoneyetts and Waverley Park hospitals, and case notes for Stoneyetts Hospital 1906-91 (HB 20)
  • Leverndale Hospital: further records incl medical superintendent's files and patient statistics 1895-1947 (HB 24)
  • Victoria Infirmary, Glasgow: further records incl hospital secretary's files and out-patients 1930-57 (HB 23)
  • Western Infirmary, Glasgow: genito-urinary case notes 1902-70 (HB 6)
  • Glasgow Psychosomatic Society: minutes 1962-85 (HB 103)

Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • Lt-Colonel Edward Percy Argyle (1875-1935), Royal Army Veterinary Corps: notes and corresp rel to Army Veterinary School, Imperial Bureau of Animal Health, and Buckston Browne Research Farm (Add Mss 565)
  • Alexander James Edward Cave (b 1900), anatomist: notes, drawings and corresp (Add Mss 568)
  • Sir Arthur Keith, anatomist: corresp with Margaret and Rupert Willis, and JW Nicholson 1931-54 (Add Mss 564)
  • Harry Stobie, dental surgeon: clinical notebooks of World War I maxillo-facial patients and patient register 1915-19 (Add Mss 567)

Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine

  • Richard Ernest Cornish Copithorne, ship's surgeon: diary of voyages to the Far East 1934-35 (MSS 7679-7680)
  • John Davy, physiologist and anatomist: journals of travels in Ceylon, Malta and West Indies 1816-47 (MSS 7696-7701)
  • Edward Vincent Mainwaring MD: commonplace book c1820-35 (MS 7740)
  • William Makepeace Thackeray (1770-1868), physician: journal whilst a medical student in Paris 1792 (MS 7790)
  • Vivienne Wolfson, medical student, London: expenses notebook 1946-51 (MS 7786)
  • 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)
  • Florence Nightingale Foundation: records, incl minutes, membership and financial papers c1920-50 (SA/FNF)
  • Brislington Asylum: papers rel to the care of Annabella Irvine 1854-56 (MS 7676)
  • Giordano Ruffo (d c1256): treatise on the care of horses (De medicina equorum) (MS 7756)
  • 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)
  • B Lukyn: notes on midwifery lectures by William Lowder 1786 (MS 7789)
  • Anonymous student: notes of veterinary lectures by Edward Coleman c1822 (MS 7794)
  • Henry Sharp, medical practitioner: notes on midwifery 1838-63 (MS 7735)
  • John Flint South (1797-1882), surgeon: memoranda on the history of surgery (MS 7793)


Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Sir John Scott Burdon-Sanderson, 1st baronet, physiologist: annotated authorial copy of his contribution to Handbook for the Physiological Laboratory c1873 (Add 9558)

Cambridge University Library: Royal Commonwealth Society Library

  • Thomas Herbert Richard Cashmore, colonial doctor: account of his service in Kenya 1953-63 (RCS MSS 46c99)

Dundee University Archives

  • Dundee Royal Infirmary: further records incl inventories, mortuary books and registers of nursing candidates c1920-89
  • Dundee University School of Midwifery and Nursing: nursing case books, student registers, ward reports 1927-92

Durham University Library, Archives and Special Collections: Palace Green Section

  • Gerard Daniel Howlett, ship's doctor: diary of voyage from London to Durban 1877 (Add MSS 877-884)

Liverpool University: Special Collections and Archives

  • William Edgar Kershaw (1911-1998), professor of parasitology and entomology: papers (D.786)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • Adam Christie, AIDS campaigner (addnl): papers c1990-97 (HALL-CARPENTER ARCHIVES: CHRISTIE)

London University: University College London (UCL) Manuscripts Room

  • Lesley Davis: typescript memoir 'Nursing at University College Hospital, London' 1940-44 (UCH Misc 45)
  • University College Hospital, London (addnl): notebooks of the Ladies Association, minute books and notebook of the Annual General Meetings 1900-53 (UCH ARCHIVES)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Derek Guttery, radiologist: papers incl records rel to the history of medical and scientific radiology 20th cent (Acc 1999/11)

York University: Borthwick Institute of Historical Research

  • The Friends Retreat, York (addnl): papers