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Major accessions to repositories in 2000 relating to Health and Medicine


Ayrshire Archives

  • Arran War Memorial Hospital, Lamlash: records incl minute books 1922-71 (Acc 567)
  • Saltcoats and District Vegetarian Society: financial records 1943-57 (Acc 472)

Barking and Dagenham Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Rush Green Hospital, Romford: patients and operations registers 1957-63

Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Huntingdon

  • Huntingdonshire Medical and Surgical Society: transactions book 1792-1801 (Acc. 4715)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Macclesfield Young Peoples Unit: case notes, corresp and other records 1981-88 (NHM 8)
  • West Cheshire Hospital Management Committee: annual reports 1969-73 (ZHWC/5962)

Croydon Archives Service

  • Cane Hill Hospital, Coulsdon: registers and misc papers 1883-1979 (554)

Doncaster Archives Department

  • Doncaster Royal Infirmary (addnl): records, incl committee minutes and papers 1960-91

East Kent Archives Centre

  • Canterbury and Thanet Health Authority: records, incl rel to Kent and Canterbury Hospital, c1932-74 (MH/T4)
  • Margate Sea Bathing Hospital: records (MH/T1)

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • John Prescott, chemist, Tetbury: prescription books 1855-1942 (D8495)
  • Gloucestershire Local Medical Committee: minutes 1959-88 (D8546)

Gwent Record Office

  • Monmouthshire Nursing Association, Cwm branch: records 1910-97

Hammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre

  • Fulham Hospital (addnl): registers of cases and deaths, plans and photographs 20th cent (A2000/32)
  • West London Hospital Post-Graduate Medical College (addnl): minutes and receipt books 1906-38 (A2000/32)
  • West London Hospital, Hammersmith (addnl): case notes 1923 (A2000/32)
  • Western Hospital, Fulham: minutes, report books, staff registers and casebook 1877-1968 (A2000/32)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Barnet Hospital: registers of religious creed and of operations 1922-66 (Off Acc 1247)
  • Bishops Stortford Infant Welfare Centre: minutes, accounts and papers 1950-90 (Acc 3539)
  • East Hertfordshire Community Health Council: minutes 1974-90 (Off Acc 1252)
  • North and East Hertfordshire National Health Service Trust: corresp rel to local clinics 1949-95 (Off Acc 1265)
  • North Hertfordshire and South Bedfordshire Hospital, Hitchin (addnl): records 1914-1971 (Off Acc 1273)
  • North Hertfordshire Joint Hospital Board (addnl): minutes and misc photographs 1939-61 (Off Acc 1277)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • Royal National Hospital for Diseases of the Chest, Ventnor: medical report and statistics, by-laws and charter, and information booklet 1922-32 (AC 2000/26)

Jersey Archive

  • Jersey General Dispensary and Infirmary: records incl minutes and plans 1860-1950 (JA/334)
  • Jersey General Hospital: admission registers, ward registers, accident and emergency register and diaries, service registers incl baptisms and burials 1839-1990 (JA/343, JA/378)

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

  • Eliza Wakelin, nurse: letters and photographs 1916-18 (LMA/4253)
  • Barnet Hospital (addnl): registers and maternity records 1970-80 (B00/004)
  • Foundling Hospital, London (addnl): administrative, welfare and financial papers 1919-63 (A/FH)
  • Guy's Hospital, London (addnl): Board and Court minutes and papers 1948-65 (H09)
  • Invalid Childrens Aid Nationwide: minutes, files and publications 1880-1990 (LMA/4249)
  • John Grooms, home, Clerkenwell: minutes, reports, history and ephemera 19th-20th cent (B00/083)
  • King Edward's Hospital Fund for London (addnl): files 20th cent (A/KE)
  • Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital, Hammersmith (addnl): patient registers 1900-85 (H27/QC)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Beaumont Hospital, Lancaster: staff and financial records and Joint Hospital Board minutes 1931-49 (HRLB)
  • Calderstones Hospital, Calderstone: building recording project records 2000 (DDX 2252)
  • Haydock Lodge Asylum: pauper case book 1872-78 (DDX 2273)
  • Lancaster and Kendal Hospital Management Committee: staff and financial records 1948-78 (HRLI)
  • Lancaster Health Authority: financial records 1975-86 (HRLD)
  • Lancaster Moor Hospital: staff records 1898-1957 (HRL)
  • Royal Albert Hospital, Lancaster: treasurers statements 1971-74 (HRRA)
  • Royal Lancaster Infirmary: staff records 1940-48 (HRLI)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Liverpool Royal Infirmary (addnl): registers of deaths, patients and operations and Orthopaedic Department case folders of Sir Reginald Watson-Jones 1903-51 (Acc. 5456)
  • Mothers Welfare Clinic, Liverpool: minutes and annual reports 1925-65 (Acc. 5429)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Manchester Corporation Maternity and Welfare Committee: corresp files c1940-89 (Acc 2000/101)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • St Bartholomew's Hospital, Rochester (addnl): chapel records 1817-1970 (MH/Me: DE706)

Merseyside Record Office

  • Medicash (Hospital Saturday Fund): records, incl minutes, reports and photographs 20th cent (Acc 2000/4)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Miss CV Barclay, psychiatric social worker: papers rel to the history of the Bethel Hospital, Norwich c1950-70 (MC 2018)
  • Norwich Sick Poor Society (addnl): records 19th-20th cent (Acc 2000/227)
  • Great Yarmouth and Gorleston Combined Hospitals Medical Committee: minutes 1931-49 (Acc 2000/214)
  • Kelling Sanatorium and Kelling Children's Sanatorium: records 1903-60 (Acc 1999/219)
  • Little Plumstead Hospital (formerly Little Plumstead Mental Deficiency Institution): case files c1930-90 (Acc 2000/105, 127)
  • Norfolk and Norwich and West Norwich Hospital (addnl): records 1874-1993 (Acc 1999/178, 2000/13)
  • Norfolk County Lunatic Asylum: physician's journals 1817-20, 1835-39 (Acc 1999/178)

Northamptonshire Record Office

  • Cheselden, Henson, Moses and Atkinson families: family corresp and papers 1650-1993, incl biographical papers rel to the surgeon William Chesleden, and papers rel to India and natural history of Henry Moses, traveller and author

Northumberland Record Office

  • CW Usher, chemist, Amble: records 20th cent (NRO 5612)
  • Ashington, Beulah House and Mona Taylor maternity hospitals: records 1948-72 (NRO 5609)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Davison Veterinary Surgeons, Nottingham: treatment books and financial records 1935-91 (Acc 5876)
  • Wollaton and District Nursing Association: minutes and other records 1921-59 (Acc 5860)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Dr Kershaw's Hospital, Royton: minutes, financial records, staff records and corresp 1930-51 (D-DRK)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Cotshill Hospital, Chipping Norton: records c1930-90 (4739)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • Milford Haven Port Health Authority (addnl): records incl minutes (D/MPH addl)

Portsmouth Museums and Records Service

  • Royal Army Medical Corps (Territorial Army), 130 (Wessex) Field Ambulance: unofficial diary 1947-68 (1953A)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Talgarth Hospital: records c1875-1989 (B/H/2 (Add))

Sandwell Community History and Archives Service

  • Sandwell Heath Authority: committee minutes and annual reports 1885-1990 (Acc 0032)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • British Red Cross Society, Selkirkshire branch: news cuttings book, photographs, audio tape 1949-77 (SBA/123)

Southampton Archives Office

  • Southampton Medical Society: minutes 1894-1977 (D/SMS)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Staffordshire Record Office

  • Biddulph Grange Orthopaedic Hospital (addnl): records 1924-47 (D5921)
  • Longton Cottage Hospital (addnl): records 1901-57 (D5920)
  • St George's County Asylum, Stafford (addnl): case books 1903-11 (D5868)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • H Ray Hills, ophthalmic optician, Sudbury: prescription books and other records 1927-73 (HC 561)

Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch

  • Suffolk district nurses and midwives: misc records 1936-88 (Acc 1355)

Surrey History Centre

  • Brookwood Hospital, Woking (addnl): records 20th cent (6906)
  • East Surrey Hospital, Redhill: records, incl annual reports, Redhill Group Hospital Management Committee reviews, Reigate Dispensary book, letters and financial material 1866-1953 (6818)
  • Royal Earlswood Hospital, Redhill (addnl): records, incl patient records, administrative and property records, and records rel to South West Metropolitan Regional Hospital Board 19th-20th cent (6817)
  • Royal Holloway Hospital, Egham: sample of patient files and card index of patients 1940s-81 (6864)
  • Royal Hospital, Richmond upon Thames (addnl): registers 1882-1974 (3667)
  • Woking and Chertsey Group Hospital Management Committee: minute book of finance and general purposes committee 1958-64 (6914)

Tameside Archive Service

  • Tameside General Hospital: redevelopment plans 1983 (Acc2884)

Teesside Archives

  • Stockton Dispensary: minute book 1845-75 (H/SD 16)

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

  • Andrew Niven Tildesley Aikman, medical practitioner, Melton Mowbray: personal papers c1940-90 (DE 5749)
  • Hospital of St John and St Anne, Oakham: minutes, financial papers, corresp, business papers and other misc records c1779-1999 (DE 5816)
  • Leicester General Hospital (addnl): maternity records 1972-94 (DE 5712)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • Newcastle upon Tyne General Hospital (addnl): Walker Park ops book, maternity notes, Lemington Hospital plans and admissions 1952-76 (NO.NGH)
  • Northern Regional Health Authority: minutes and papers 1947-96 (HA/NR)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Gorseinon Hospital: records c1930-70

West Sussex Record Office

  • Graylingwell Hospital, Chichester: patient case files 20th cent (Acc 12089)
  • Sussex Medical Womens Federation: records 1981-93 (Acc 12120)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Calderdale

  • Henry Wadsworth & Son, sanitary implement manufacturers, Halifax: designs c1896-1900 (MISC995)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Elsie Harling, nurse, Huddersfield: personal papers 1925-89 (KC981)
  • Liversedge Fund for Sick and Needy: records 1954-99 (KC980)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield Headquarters

  • Batley General Hospital (addnl): records 1962-88 (C302 addnl)
  • Dewsbury Staincliffe Maternity Unit: records 1972-90 (C1185)
  • Ilkley Coronation Cottage Hospital (addnl): records 1902-44 (C914)
  • Medical Officers of Schools Association: records 1963-89 (C1193)
  • Pinderfields General Hospital, Wakefield: service registers and papers c1950-60 (C1192)
  • Pontefract General Infirmary: accounts 1931-35 (C1164)
  • Scalebor Park Hospital (addnl): records 1902-75 (C913 addnl)
  • Stanley Royd Hospital, Wakefield (addnl); records 1864-1960 (C85 addnl)
  • Wharfedale Childrens Hospital: records c1960-80 (C1187)

Wirral Archives

  • John Green, chemist and druggist, Birkenhead: prescription book 1850 (Acc1425)

Wolverhampton Archives and Local Studies

  • Queen Victoria Nursing Institution, Wolverhampton: records 19th-20th cent (NHS-QV)
  • Royal Hospital Contributory Association, Wolverhampton: constitution and rule books c1930-39 (DX-622)
  • Royal Hospital, Wolverhampton: minutes 1845-1962 (NHS-RH)
  • Wolverhampton Community Health Council: minutes and annual reports c1974-2000 (D-CHC)
  • Wolverhampton Health Authority: minutes 1974-90 (NHS-WHA)
  • Wolverhampton Womens Hospital: reports 1889-1947 (NHS-WH)


Imperial War Museum Department of Documents

  • Thomas Andrew Chalmers, Indian tea planter: diary while in command of hospital launch in Mesopotamia 1915-16
  • Edward Temple Harris, lieutenant-colonel: corresp rel to service with the Indian Medical Service in East Africa 1914-16
  • Annie Hills, nurse: papers rel to nursing service aboard hospital ships in the Mediterranean and in British and German East Africa 1915-18

National Archives of Scotland

  • Mackay family of Bighouse, Sutherland family of Uppat, Baillie family of Dochfour and Dr JJ Galbraith, chief medical officer for Ross and Cromarty: papers 1541-1962 (GD1/1200)

National Army Museum, Department of Archives Photographs Film and Sound

  • William Hill Climo, brigade surgeon lieutenant-colonel: papers c1857-1919 (ARC 2000-01-29)
  • George Goslett Delap, lieutenant (later colonel), Army Medical Service: diaries kept during the Boer War 1899-1902 (ARC 2000-05-95)

The National Archives: Public Record Office

  • Medical Research Council (addnl): registered files rel to scientific matters 20th cent (FD 23)


Lambeth Palace Library

  • Institute of Religion and Medicine: records c1965-93

NHS Greater Glasgow Archives

  • William Wright Fulton, physician: personal papers 1947-98 (HB 100)
  • Dominic William Andrew McCreadie (addnl): personal papers rel to hospital construction and design 1947-89 (HB 78)
  • Board of Management for Dumbartonshire Hospitals: minutes 1948-74 (AC 46)
  • Dumbarton Cottage Hospital: visitor's book 1899-1951 (AC 39)
  • Glasgow College of Nursing and Midwifery: misc material incl registers of nurses from Glasgow hospitals (HB 95)
  • Glasgow Homeopathic Hospital (addnl): records, incl board of management and committee minutes 1914-78 (HB 4)
  • Glasgow Homeopathic Hospital for Children: registers of patients 1934-48 (HB 5)
  • Glasgow Royal Infirmary: nursing records 1929-93 (HB 14)
  • Henry Brock Vale of Leven Cottage Hospital, Alexandria: minutes and annual reports 1939-48 (AC 50)
  • Lanarkshire Health Board: annual reports of the medical officer of health 1891-1973 (LK 13)
  • Leverndale Hospital (addnl): records, incl case notes, superintendent's files and patient statistics 1895-1996 (HB 24)
  • Southern General Hospital, Glasgow: records rel to various genitourinary clinics 1919-64 (HB 17)
  • Vale of Leven District General Hospital, Alexandria: misc records, incl photographs and plans c1950-99 (AC 40)
  • Victoria Infirmary, Helensburgh: minutes, annual reports, ward journals 1879-1948 (AC 41)
  • Western Infirmary, Glasgow: registers of nurses 1899-1974 (HB 6)

Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • Albert Carless, surgeon: corresp and papers c1881-1933 (Add Mss 572)
  • Sir Thomas Peel Dunhill, surgeon: case notes c1930-52 (Add Mss 578)
  • Sir Terence Alexander Hawthorne English, surgeon: papers as President of Royal College of Surgeons 1989-92 (Add Mss)
  • Martin King, FRCS: MS draft of Primary Surgery 1993 (Add Mss 570)
  • William Richard Lefanu, librarian of the Royal College of Surgeons: corresp and papers 1949-96 (Add Mss 571)
  • Thomas Caldwell Litler-Jones, physician: notes rel to gangrene and photo album c1898-1915 (Add Mss 576)
  • Frederick Wood Jones, anatomist (addnl): photographs and copy corresp rel to last Tasmanian aborigines (Add Mss 573)
  • Deptford Hospital: case book 1877 (Add Mss 575)

Royal Naval Museum

  • Surgeon Lieutenant Houghton RNVR: letter from HMS Nelson rel to the inadequacy of surgery equipment on capital ships 1942 (2000/97)

Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine

  • Albright family of London: medical recipe book late 19th cent (MS 7792)
  • Roche family of Norfolk: diaries and papers incl those of Dr E Roche 18th-20th cent (MS 7856)
  • Silas Mainville Burroughs, pharmaceutical engineer (addnl): letter books 1881-82 (PP/SMB)
  • Sir William Richard Shaboe Doll, epidemiologist (addnl): papers rel to asbestosis and cancer c1970-2000 (PP/DOL)
  • Mary Anne Durnell nee Croft: medical recipe book 1824 (MS 7832)
  • Sir Terence Alexander Hawthorne English, cardiothoracic surgeon: corresp and papers c1970-2000 (PP/ENG)
  • Letitia Denny Fairfield, medical officer of London County Council (addnl): papers 1911-70 (GC/193)
  • John Grove, surgeon: clinical notebook c1804-14 (MS 7817)
  • Richard Turner Johnson, neurosurgeon (addnl): papers c1931-50 (PP/RTJ)
  • James Lamb, general practitioner: corresp and papers c1898-1902 (GC/278)
  • EK Ledermann, general practitioner, London: autobiography 1908-99 (GC/17)
  • George Cuthbert Mura MacGonigle, medical officer of health: papers c1920-39 (GC/264)
  • Arthur Ernest Mourant, haematologist: corresp and papers 1919-96 (PP/AEM)
  • Alastair Hamish Tearloth Robb-Smith, pathologist (addnl): letters from Sir William Paton 1980-82 (GC/182)
  • Sir James Keith Ross, cardiothoracic surgeon: corresp and papers rel to cardiac transplantation c1960-2000 (GC/238)
  • Francis Tyrell: medical recipe book 1682 (MS 7822)
  • HL Winter: photographs and X-rays rel to orthopaedics c1920-40 (GC/277)
  • Cornelius Fletcher, chemist, Nottingham: prescription book 1827 (MS 7791)
  • Hedges & Son, chemists, Birmingham: patent medicines stock book 1881-96 (MS 7813)
  • John Adrian Hofmeyr, general practitioner, Grays (addnl): case notes, incl cases from the Benedictine Mission Hospital, Nkandhla, Zululand 1952-61: (GP/2)
  • John Holden, general practitioner, St Helens (addnl): papers 1986-2000 (GP/19)
  • William Lennard, general practicioner, Sheffield: prescriptions, papers and photographs 19th cent (MS 7815)
  • Abortion Law Reform Association (addnl): records c1970-2000 (SA/ALR)
  • Archives of Oral Biology: papers rel to foundation 1959 (GC/266)
  • Association of Medical Microbiologists: records 1983-99 (SA/AMM)
  • British Abstracts of Medical Sciences: corresp and minutes rel to 1953-72 (GC/266)
  • British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (addnl): records c1990-2000 (SA/AMC)
  • British Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition: records 1986-99 (SA/GHN)
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (addnl): records c1950-2000 (SA/CSP)
  • Essex Road Massage, Heat & Light Clinic, Dartford: cash book 1935-38 (GC/272)
  • European Society Against Virus Diseases: records, incl papers of the European Group for Rapid Vital Diagnosis1975-c2000 (SA/ESV)
  • Group Analytical Society (addnl): records c1970-2000 (SA/GAS)
  • Health Visitors Association (addnl): records c1980-89 (SA/HVA)
  • History of Rheumatology in the UK, 50 years of progress: transcripts of interviews 1997-98 (GC/275)
  • Hospital Infection Society (addnl): papers rel to 4th International Conference 1998 (SA/HIS)
  • International Confederation of Midwives (addnl): records c1980-2000 (SA/ICM)
  • MedAct (formerly Medical Association for Prevention of War): records 1951-96 (SA/MED)
  • Medical Womens Federation (addnl): records c1970-2000 (SA/MWF)
  • National Council for Social Concern (CONCERN): corresp and papers c1980-2000 (SA/CON)
  • Neonatal Society (addnl): corresp and papers 1977-99 (SA/NNS)
  • The Patients' Association (addnl): corresp and papers c1980-2000 (SA/PAT)
  • Society for Research into Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida: records c1950-99 (SA/SRH)
  • Society of Medical Officers of Health: records, incl papers of the Flouridation and Teaching groups 1958-94 (SA/SMO)
  • Womens Health Concern: records c1970-2000 (SA/WHC)
  • World Organization of Gastroenterology: records 1958-2000 (SA/OMG)
  • World Federation of Right to Die Societies (addnl): papers 1958-2000 (SA/OMG)
  • Anonymous collections rel to medicine, pharmacy and cookery 17th-19th cent (MSS 7814, 7818-19, 7821, 7834-35)
  • Anonymous diary of the yellow fever epidemic at Gibraltar 1828 (MS 7816)
  • Anonymous English notebook rel to the Low Countries, incl some medical entries 18th cent (MS 7820)
  • Anonymous Englishman's journal of a tour of French, Swiss and Italian hospitals and prisons 1818 (MS 7833)
  • Anonymous student's notes on John Haighton's 'Syllabus of lectures on midwifery' (1808) (MS 7836)


Dundee University Archives

  • Dundee Royal Infirmary: admission books 1981-93 (AccM/408)
  • Eastern Regional Hospital Board: minutes 1949-53 (AccM/418)
  • Ninewells Hospital, Dundee: maternity ward admission registers 1995-98 (AccM/406)
  • Royal Dundee Liff Hospital: records incl patient registers and accounts 1820-1972 (AccM/417, AccM/432)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • Constance Helen Brock (d 2000): research papers rel to the physicians William Hunter and James Douglas

Hull University, Brynmor Jones Library

  • Socialist Health Association (addnl): branch, membership and financial records c1970-89

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

  • Thomas Henry Wilson, colonel: service papers (2 boxes) as Medical Officer, RAMC 1940-45

Liverpool University: Special Collections and Archives

  • Liverpool Medical History Society: records c1983-2000 (D.805)

London University: University College London (UCL) Manuscripts Room

  • John Zachary Young (1907-1997) anatomist and neurologist (addnl): research papers of MJ Hobbs, research assistant to Professor Young (YOUNG)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts

  • Sir Henry Wentworth Acland (1815-1900), physician: letters to George Richmond

Sheffield University Library

  • Mariano Alejo Martin de Bartolome (1813-90), medical practitioner, Sheffield: medical and family papers (MS 174)

Trinity College Dublin

  • James Johnston Abraham (1876-1963), naval surgeon and author: papers (TCD MS 11007)

University of Bristol Information Services: Special Collections

  • Thomas Hedley White, doctor: papers rel to medical career, incl lecture notes and reports 1932-77 (DM 1883)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Margaret Stacey (b 1922), nee Petrie, Professor of Sociology (addnl): papers rel to her work for the House of Commons Health Committee on the handling of complaints in the National Health Service 1994 (MSS 184)