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Major accessions to repositories in 2003 relating to Pharmacy and Chemistry


Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Herbert Levinstein, director of Murgatroyd's Salt & Chemical Co Ltd, Elworth: files and papers 1939-50 (DMU)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Derby dispensary: leech accounts 1819-24 (D6132/6)

Gwent Record Office

  • Dix Chemists, Pontypool: prescription and cash books and bills 1878-1915

Lancashire Record Office

  • The Foxton Dispensary, Blackpool: records incl legal papers 1878-1970 (DDX 2421 acc 9511)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Kent & Elmitt, chemists, Lincoln: prescription records 1926-27 (Misc Don 1201)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Allen & Neale (Chemists) Ltd, King's Lynn: prescription books late 19th cent-1955 (ACC 2003/81)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Bush, Boake, Allen (formerly Allen, Stafford & Sons Ltd), drug millers and manufacturing chemists, Long Melford: records 1883-2002 (HC 568)

Wandsworth Local History Service Library

  • Boots Co Ltd, pharmaceuticals manufacturers and retailers, Putney: prescription books and poisons registers c1908-80
  • Hopkin & Williams Ltd, manufacturing chemists, Wandsworth: records rel to working costs and analytical tests c1931

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Holliday Dyes and Chemicals Ltd, Huddersfield: process and employee records, corresp and plans 19th-20th cent


Institution of Mechanical Engineers Library

  • Sir Isaac Lowthian Bell, knight metallurgical chemist, President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers: letters to RM Middleton 1876-91 (Acc 1018)
  • Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd, Billingham (addnl): blueprints rel to process plant 1918-58 (Acc 1029)

Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine

  • Michael Rand, professor pharmacologist: corresp, mainly with Prof JH Burn, concerning noradrenergic transmission 1957-77 (MS.8044)
  • GlaxoSmithKline, pharmaceutical manufacturers (addnl): records, incl minutes, images and records of Coopers McDougal & Robertson, veterinary subsidiary company c1860-1992 (WF 350)
  • Wellcome Foundation, Beckenham Photographic Library: negatives of people, places and projects funded by the Foundation, and photomicroscopy negatives c1945-92 (WF/M/1)


Glasgow University Archive Services

  • McGeachy & Macfarlane, manufacturing chemists, Glasgow: business corresp 1853-95 (Accn 2422)