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Major accessions to repositories in 2001 relating to Health and Medicine


Anglesey County Record Office

  • Menai Bridge and Llandegfan District Nursing Association: records 1909-61

Angus Archives

  • Stracathro Hospital Nurses League: records (MS 726)

Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Record Service

  • Fairfield Hospital, Stotfold (addnl): registers

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Bexley Hospital: records c1895-1999

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Macclesfield Borough Health Department: sanitary inspectors' report, letter book and register of churchyard inspections 1911-45 (LBM)
  • Parkside Hospital, Macclesfield: patients' register 1883-91 (NHM 8)
  • Winsford and Moulton District Nursing Association: records incl minutes and list of nurses 1927-44 (D 6213)
  • Winwick Hospital: building plans, etc 1895-1954 (NHW 3)

Cornwall Record Office

  • St Lawrences Hospital, Bodmin (addnl): patient and administrative records and architectural drawings c1820-1983 (AHA, AD1361)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Brampton Old Peoples Welfare Committee: records 1959-98 (DEC 18)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • Dr William Wilson, medical missionary in China: letters 19th cent (WD/HCW)

East Kent Archives Centre

  • Kent and Canterbury Hospital (addnl): records incl patient registers and case notes 1793-1989 (MH/T4 additional; EK2001/23)
  • Ramsgate Hospital (addnl): patient records 1912-64 (MH/T5 additional)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Records Service

  • East Riding Asylum: papers of the committee of visitors 1867-81 (DDX 809)

East Sussex Record Office

  • County Nursing Association, East Sussex: records (8354)
  • St Francis Hospital, East Sussex: records (8366)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Edinburgh District Sick Nursing Home: minutes and accounts 1908-50 (Acc 573)

Essex Record Office

  • Saffron Walden Community Hospital and predecessor bodies (addnl): records, incl Saffron Walden Union ledgers, punishment book and registers 1892-1955, and St James's Hospital admission and discharge registers 1942-88 (A10976)

Essex Record Office, Colchester and North-East Essex Branch

  • Royal Eastern Counties Institution for the Mentally Defective, Colchester: records 1859-2001, incl some of predecessor and successor bodies (A/HN 2 addl; C1174)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Broughton Hospital: consultation papers rel to proposed closure 1993-94
  • Clwyd Family Practitioner Committee/Clwyd Family Health Services Authority: minutes and index to minutes 1981-96
  • Gwynedd Health Authority: index to minutes 1990-94

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • Co-operative chemists, Cheltenham: prescription books 1947-89 (D8881)
  • W T Slatter, chemist, Gloucester: accounts 1905-49 (D8842)
  • Gloucestershire Pharmaceutical Committee (addnl): papers 1997-98 (D8274)

Gwent Record Office

  • Rhymney and Sirhowy Valley Hospital: management committee reports and schedule of endowments 1950-65

Hackney Archives Department

  • Chemist, Dalston: prescription register c1895-1913 (M 4616)

Hammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre

  • Fulham Hospital (addnl): plans (5) 1876-78 (A2001/7)
  • Western Hospital, Fulham (addnl): ward reports 1973-79 (A2001/8)

Herefordshire Record Office

  • Hereford General Hospital: admission and treatment registers 1899-1947

Hull City Archives

  • Hull Board of Health: minute books 1831-33 (DMM 64)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • King Edward VII's Convalescent Home for Officers, Osborne: admission and discharge registers, stock lists, food orders (8 vols) 1930-89 (AC 2001/61)

Jersey Archive

  • Chelsea and Greenwich hospitals: papers rel to out pensioners in Jersey 1853-69 (JA/468)
  • Jersey General Hospital (addnl): records 1741-1986 (JA/465; JA/482)
  • Jersey Group of Hospitals School of Nursing: accounts and papers 1940-55 (JA/497)

Kingston Museum and Heritage Service

  • Kenry House Hospital: photograph album 1917-18 (KX373)

Lambeth Archives Department

  • Brixton Dispensary (addnl): applicants records to poor funds 20th cent (Acc 2001/10)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Brentwood Recuperation Centre for Mothers and Children, Marple: case book, admission register, corresp and case files 1942-73 (DDX 2302)
  • Lancashire County Nursing Trust: minutes, accounts, corresp and other records 1928-99 (DDX 2290)
  • Lostock Hall Hospital, Preston: cash book 1926-48 (HRLH)
  • Preston Community Health Council: minutes 2001 (CHC 5)
  • Preston Health Authority: contract registers 1970-85 (HRP)
  • Preston Royal Infirmary: financial records 1870-1947 (HRPI)
  • Queen's Institute of District Nursing, North West Federation: minutes and corresp 1958-68 (DDX 2290)
  • Royal Albert Hospital, Lancaster: photographs c1950-70 (DDX 541)
  • Whittingham Hospital: account books 1963-74 and site plan showing use of buildings c1990-99 (HRW; DDX 2304)
  • Willows Convalescent Hospital, Preston: cash book 1927-48 (HRPI)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Christ's Hospital School, Lincoln: deeds, minutes, accounts and papers 1611-1906 (3 LCL, WG)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Liverpool Female Orphan Asylum (addnl): reports 1858-80 (362 SAL (Acc. 5551))
  • Liverpool Orphanage (addnl): committee and building sub-committee minutes (362 SAL)
  • Liverpool Sheltering Homes for Orphan, Fatherless and Destitute Children: copy letters rel to Louisa Birt's Sheltering Home 1892-99 (920 BIR)

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

  • Guys Hospital Group (addnl): registers, cash books minutes and papers rel to South Wales and Monmouthshire Guys Hospital Society (H09)
  • Horton Hospital, Epsom: medical superintendants report book 1911-12 (H22/HT)
  • Horton, Hanwell and Bexley Asylums (addnl): reports, staff registers, register of funerals and register of seals 1897-1975 (B01/016)
  • Joyce Green Hospital, Dartford: papers incl Daren Asylum wages books 1883-1930 (B01 094)
  • London Jewish Hospital: annual reports 1915-47 (LMA/4296)
  • St Lawrences Hospital, Caterham: chaplains report books 1891-1958 (B01/098)
  • St Thomas Hospital Group and West Lambeth Health Authority: minutes and papers 1974-92 (H01/ST)
  • Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust: Portman Clinic files 1934-80 (B01/069)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Withington Hospital: nursing staff registers and related records 1898-1975 (M327/Addnl)

Merseyside Record Office

  • Merseyside Regional Health Authority: photographs and portraits (Acc. 2001/5)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Asylums under the Lunacy Act 1890 and Mental Deficiency Act 1913: Visitors' minute book 1915-45 (ACC 2001/193)
  • Hunstanton Convalescent Home: further records 1927-69 (Acc 2001/44)
  • Little Plumstead Hospital (addnl): extensive records and case files c1930-99, incl Whitlingham Hospital admission registers and records of Eaton Grange (ACC 2000/264, 301and ACC 2001/1)
  • Norfolk and Norwich Hospital: further records c1845-1980, incl some of Hellesdon Hospital and other health records (ACC 2001/183-85, 196,)
  • Norfolk Nursing Federation: records 1918-55, minutes of North Walsham War Memorial Cottage Hospital management committee 1927-36 and Norfolk Emergency Committee for the Nursing Profession 1939-46, and Stow Vicarage Maternity Home births register 1948 (Acc 2001/47)
  • Second East Anglian Field Ambulance Old Comrades Association: records 1932-50 (SO 223)
  • St Andrew's Hospital, Thorpe (addnl): mortuary records 1960-82 and maps and plans 19th-20th cent (SAH 780-87, ACC 2001/167)
  • West Norfolk and King's Lynn Hospital and other west Norfolk health authority and hospital records 1861-1992, incl Swaffham Cottage Hospital minutes and visitors' books 1930-74, Stow Hall visitor's books 1958-74, etc (ACC 2001/20)

North Devon Record Office

  • J.J. Tremeer, chemist, Barnstaple: prescription book 1881-92 (621/0)

Northamptonshire Record Office

  • Lynne family of Southwick: manorial, estate and family papers 13th cent-1977, incl papers of Walter Lynne, medical writer, 1712-14, and the Atherley family 19th cent-1944

Northumberland Record Office

  • Prescription ledger of unidentified chemist, Morpeth 1947-50 (NRO 5677)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Moorhaven Hospital, Ivybridge: registers and book of remembrance 1896-1971 (Acc 2684)
  • Royal Albert Hospital and Prince of Wales Hospital: annual reports 1863-1954 (Acc 2682)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Talgarth Hospital: records incl letter books (Acc 1342)

Shropshire Archives

  • Cross Houses Hospital: records 1915-88 (PA)

Southampton Archives Office

  • Southampton and New Forest District Coroner: records incl inquests and day registers 1955-85

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

  • Biddulph Grange Orthopaedic Hospital (addnl): patient records 20th cent (D6020)
  • North Staffordshire Royal Infirmary: nursing staff records 20th cent (D6020)
  • St Edward's County Asylum, Cheddleton (addnl): patient records 1899-20th cent (D6020)

Stockport Archive Service

  • Stockport Institute for the Blind: annual reports 1868-1991 (D1904)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • South Suffolk midwives' account book 1833-83 (HD 2511)

Surrey History Centre

  • Dan Clare, pharmacist, Cranleigh: prescription books 1961-69 (6998)
  • Dr Eric Gardner, pathologist: post mortem reports (1 vol) 1939-46 (7054)
  • Abbots Hospital, Guildford (addnl): finanical records 1950-95 (7079)
  • Limpsfield Convalescent Home for Women and Children: reports 1874-1910 (6874 addnl)
  • Victorian Convalescent Home for Surrey Women and Children's Convalescent Home for Surrey: minutes 1906-56 (7086)
  • Woking Health Society: minutes incl Friends of Woking Community Hospital reports and accounts 1933-2001 (7090)

Tameside Archive Service

  • Parkside Hospital, Macclesfield: register of patients under restraint, patients under medical treatment and deaths and injuries 1886-1925 (Acc2940)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • Dr David Gardner-Medwin, paediatric neurologist: patient records 1972-98 (Acc no 3992)
  • Thomas Giordani Wright (1808-1898), physician: manuscript of volume 8 of 'Diary of a Doctor' (DX47)
  • Gateshead and South Tyneside Coroners Records: registers and files 1994-97 (Acc no 3902)
  • Gateshead and South Tyneside Health Authority: reports and papers of predecessor bodies c1903-91 (HA.GA)
  • Northern Regional Health Authority: papers incl minutes (HA.NR)
  • Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle: operation book and staff photographs c1894-95 (DX1032)
  • St. Nicholas Hospital, Gosforth: records incl reports, daily and monthly patient records 1941-71 (HO.SN)
  • Sunderland Health Authority: reports incl those of the Medical Officer c1946-95 (CB.SS)
  • Research papers of Professor John Walton and Professor WG Bradley into muscular dystrophy 1951-90 (Acc no 3980)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Constance Clough of Hatton Central Hospital: certificates, rule book and papers 1952-72 (CR3673)
  • Warwickshire County Council Eastern Area Health Sub Committee: reports of the Medical officer of Health and notebook containing immunization statistics 1961-74 (CR3718)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • St John's Ambulance Association and Brigade, Glyncorrwg division: records 1927-69
  • Swansea and West Wales Medical Womens Federation: minutes 1968-89


National Library of Ireland

  • Milltown Dispensary District, Mullingar Poor Law Union, Co Westmeath: minute book, register of vaccinations, medical relief register, etc 1852-1937


Chethams Library

  • Stoneclough and District Nursing Association: minute book 1939-48

NHS Greater Glasgow Archives

  • William Llywelyn Parry-Jones (b 1935), child and adolescent psychiatrist: papers rel to research, training and health service administration in Britain and the Balkans (HB105)
  • Glasgow Royal Maternity Hospital (addnl): records rel to training of midwives and nurses and Staff Association minutes 20th cent (HB45)
  • Leverndale Mental Hospital, Glasgow (addnl): clinical records c1930-49 (HB24)
  • NHS Greater Glasgow (formerly Greater Glasgow Health Board): board and committee minutes, subject files, reports etc 1964-98 (HB55)
  • Western Infirmary, Glasgow (addnl): records incl register of VD patients, records of residents' club, Glasgow Voluntary Association for Welfare of Handicapped Persons minute book 1895-1984 (HB6)

Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine

  • Sir Christopher Howard Andrews (1896-1989), virologist (addnl): papers rel to his work on classification and nomenclature of viruses 1950-99 (GC/168)
  • John Armstrong (1784-1829), doctor: lectures on principles and practice of medicine c1820 (MS.7894)
  • Edward John Mostyn Bowlby, psychoanalyst (addnl): family papers 1890-2000 (PP/BOW)
  • Thomas Buzzard (1831-1919), army doctor: letters to his parents, associated material in rel to his journey to the Crimean War 1855 (MS.7862-7864)
  • William Clark, professor of Anatomy, Cambridge University: notes 1817-66
  • M Coleman (?), chemist: recipe book c1850 (MS.7895)
  • Nelson Coghill, army doctor: memoir rel to work in Middle East 1939-46 (MS.7890)
  • Ann Gwendolen Dally, physician, author (addnl): corresp, and papers rel treatment of drug addiction patients, personal financial material, patient files 1984-2000 (PP/DAL)
  • Peter Daniel, doctor: papers incl corresp, patient notes, grant applications, papers rel to Jenner Trust, Physiolgical Society (MS.7967)
  • Sir Richard Doll (b1912), epidemiologist (addnl): corresp, notes, articles, work and research studies, clinical trials 1940-69 (PP/DOL)
  • John D Dow, consultant radiologist: papers, notebooks, films, angiograms rel to his work at Guy's Hospital London 1950-89 (PP/JDD)
  • Captain Andrew Haggard, army officer: diary about his experience of suffering tuberculosis of the scrotum 1950-53 (MS.7885)
  • Eric Henry Rhys Harries, medical superintendent (addnl): papers incl charts, illustrations, case notes, plans, corresp, publications rel to his work on public health 1909-51 (PP/ERH)
  • Jonas Henrik Kellgren (1837-1916), practitioner of Swedish medical gymnastics and manipulative treatment: prescriptions outlining treatments for patients 1873-92 (MS.7869-7872)
  • Forrest Loveland, general practitioner, Kansas: diary of his time at Vienna medical school 1931 (MS.7974)
  • Robert Milne (1881-1949), orthopaedic surgeon: corresp re the history of orthopaedic surgery 1944-47 (MS.7973)
  • David Cornelius Morley (b1923), paediatrician, tropical medicine specialist (addnl): records of child health survey of children in Nigeria 1966-67 (WTI/DCM)
  • Paul Moynagh, orthopaedic surgeon: case files from private practice, medico-legal reports c1970-99 (PP/MOY)
  • Christine Murrell, general practitioner: family, estate and personal papers c1849-1935 (PP/CCM)
  • Steffa Nagelschmidt, child psychologist: papers rel to Adlerian psycholoy (MS.7963)
  • Hug Rast, physician, German Hospital, London: papers incl transcript wartime diaries, corresp and papers rel to Axis prisoners of war as member of Red Cross Commission 1940-44 (PP/RAS)
  • William Hepburn Russell (b1914), tropical medicine specialist: personal diaries 1947-60 and annual reports of the East African Virus (formerly Yellow Fever) Research Institute 1951-67 (PP/LUM)
  • Gertrude E M Shannon (1896-1998), midwife: certificates, corresp, photographs, case records (PP/SHA)
  • David Stafford-Clark (1916-1999), RAF doctor, broadcaster: corresp and papers rel to his war service in the RAF and later broadcasting career (PP/DSC)
  • Henry Martin Stumbles, surgeon: lecture notes (2 vols), late 19th cent (MS.7881-7882)
  • Marvin Francis Sturridge (b1926), cardio-thoracic surgeon: summaries of surgical cases, research records, thesis 1959-79 (PP/STU)
  • William Whiteman Carlton Topley (1886-1944), bacteriologist: personal and work rel papers incl wartime notebooks, reports, corresp, lectures, drafts c1910-69 (PP/TOP)
  • Charles Townsend, surgeon-accoucheur: casebook rel to Birmingham General Dispensary 1845-55 (MS.7889)
  • Florence Jane Watkins, volunteer auxiliary department nurse: papers documenting service as a nurse during the Frist World War 1916-19 (MS.7891)
  • Drs Sharp, Akroyd and Dodds, Bradford (addnl) : accounts of medical practice and their successors c1960-99 (SA/SRH)
  • Anna Freud Centre, London: annual reports, administrative corresp and subject files rel to the history of the Centre and associated bodies, patient notes 1950-2000 (SA/AFC)
  • Bowen Road Military Hospital, Hong Kong: misc papers incl weight register, notes on malnutrition 1943-45 (MS.7877)
  • British Microcirculation Society (addnl): administrative papers incl those of the European Microcirculation Society 1992-97 (SA/BMS)
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapists (addnl): posters, photographs, ID cards (SA/CSP)
  • Committee of Occupational Therapists for the European Communities: minutes, newsletters, codes of practice, papers rel to training, professional status 1986-2000 (SA/COT)
  • East African Tsetse and Trypanosomiasis Research and Reclamation Organisation (addnl): reports 1949-74 (WTI/EAT)
  • European Society for Clinical Virology (addnl): minutes of the European Group for Rapid Viral Diagnosis 1975-95 (SA/ESV)
  • Fellowship by Assessment Scheme of the Royal College of General Practitioners: files of applications c1990-2001 (SA/RCG)
  • General Optical Council: committee minutes, register of opticians 1959-81 (SA/GOC)
  • International Union of Pharmacology (addnl):papers incl annual meeting minutes, reports re nomenclature and drug classification 1998-2001 (SA/IUP)
  • London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine: records of the Public Health Nutrition Unit, Department of Epidemiologyc1920-1979 (SA/NUT)
  • Pioneer Health Centre Peckham (addnl): casecards, letters, reports rel to oral history study (SA/PHC)
  • Society for Research into Hydrocephalus and Spina Bifida (addnl): papers incl minutes, programmes, corresp c1960-99 (SA/SRH)
  • Ticehurst House Hospital, London (addnl): patient files c1990-99 (SA/TIC/8)
  • World Federation of Neorology: newsletters, committee papers, research group files, financial records c1950-99 (SA/WFN)
  • World Federation of Right to Die Societies (addnl): conference papers 1996-2000 (SA/FRD)
  • Anonymous grocer and druggist, Folkestone: ledgers, want book 1839-67 (MS.7968-7971)
  • Case notes, interview transcripts and survey results (2 vols) rel to Eilepsy - 'An investigation into the Social Construction and Consequences of the Label Epilepsy' 1973-75 (GC/281)
  • Memoirs of National Service medical officers c1950-59 (PP/BLA)
  • Miscellanous administrative documents rel to hospitals and other medical institutions c1698-1925 (MS.7903)
  • Miscellaneous medical, household and cookery recipe books 17th-19th cent (MSS 7875 - 7983 passim)
  • Volume of actuarial and other mathematical formulae by J Lewis (?) (MS.7861)


Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Alexander Macalister, writer on anatomy: heavily annotated author's copy of his 'A text-book of human anatomy' (1889) (Add MS 9595)
  • Francis John Worsley Roughton (1899-1972), physiologist: corresp and papers (Add MS 9596)

Dundee University Archives

  • King's Cross Hospital, Dundee: administrative and financial records, admission registers and infectious disease records 20th cent
  • Royal Asylum of Montrose: minutes, financial records, admission registers, case books, reports, photograph albums 1797-1973

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Richard Bright (1789-1858), physician and James Franck Bright (1832-1920), master of University College, Oxford: letters to them (c170) c1850-1910 (E2001.13)

Liverpool University: Special Collections and Archives

  • Henry Cohen (1900-77), 1st Baron Cohen of Birkenhead, professor of medicine: photographs, publications and press cuttings c1930-96 (D.850)
  • Cuthbert Collingwood (1826-1908), surgeon and naturalist: misc papers inc reminiscences (copies) (D.859)
  • Charles John Macalister (1860-1943), physician: memoirs (typescript transcript) 1937 (D.838)

London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Bristol Survey Support Group: minutes, reports, corresp and administrative papers 1990-94 (5/BSS)

London University: University College London (UCL) Manuscripts Room

  • Bernard John Harries, dean of University College London's Medical School: papers and reports rel to the former University College Hospital and its Medical School 1966-78 (MS ADD)

Sheffield University Library

  • Sir Arthur John Hall (1866-1951), physician: unpublished history of Sheffield School of Medicine 1944 (MS 258)

Trinity College Dublin

  • Richard Payne Pollard (1887-1964), doctor: medical war notes and diaries 1914-63 (TCD MS 11130)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists: records 1950-84 (MSS.418)

York University: Borthwick Institute of Historical Research

  • The Retreat, York (addnl): patients case books, pamphlets and papers, including writings by patients 19th-20th cent (Acc 68/2001)