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Major accessions to repositories in 2004 relating to Pharmacy and Chemistry


Berwick-upon-Tweed Record Office

  • Stephen Smith: photograph album as chemist on a casualty ship 1914-18 (BRO.1147)

Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

  • William Blain & Sons, pharmaceutical chemists, Bolton: prescription books 1865-1961 (ZBL)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Robert E Pearce, chemist, Newquay: prescription books 1927-1975 (AD1678)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Bernard Wallis Harrison, local historian, pharmacist: papers and ephemera rel to Long Eaton and Nottingham local history 1939-1990 (D6310)
  • A Greaves & Son Ltd, chemists, Chesterfield: additional records 20th cent (D6295)
  • Redvers Smith Limited, pharmacists, Ilkeston: records 20th cent (D5534)
  • Somercotes Pharmacy: records 20th cent (D6319)

Dundee City Archives

  • Unidentified apothecary: notes c1700

East Sussex Record Office

  • Arthur Taylor, chemist, St Leonards: ledger 1866-82 (Acc 9019)

Jersey Archive

  • GHF Flory, pharmacist, Jersey: papers 1942-1980 (JA/953, JA/974)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • J R B Freeman, chemist, Nottingham: records 1930-71 (DD 2512)
  • Pharmacist: prescription ledgers 1934-71 (acc 6532)


Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine

  • Joshua Harold Burn, pharmacologist: corresp with E Muscholl on the Burn-Rand hypothesis 1962-1972 (MS 8161)
  • Norman George Heatley, biochemist: additional records, diaries and papers rel to his work with penicillin 1932-2003 (GC/48)
  • G B Armstrong & Son Ltd, dispensing chemists, London: pharmaceutical recipe books 1901-2000 (MSS 8153-8154)
  • Corbyn, Stacey & Co, manufacturing chemists, London: ms account book 1808-1847 (MS 8094)
  • William Ransom & Son Ltd, manufacturing chemists, Hitchin: accounts and papers 1850-1960 (SA/WRS)
  • International Federation of Societies of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry: records 1960- (SA/SHC)
  • International Union of Pharmacology: additional records (SA/IUP)


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

  • Slides and photographs of the Sudan and Nigeria taken by Dr Frank Stansfield, lecturer in inorganic chemistry at Khartoum University, University of Ahmadu Bello, and University of Gezira, with notes and identifications by Prof John Twiddle c1956-81 (G//S 1272, 1276)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Stewart S Adams, pharmacologist: paper rel to discovery of Ibuprofen 1953-2000 (SSA)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts

  • Dorothy Mary Crowfoot Hodgkin, chemist: corresp and papers 1828-1993 (NCUACS 47.3.94)

Sheffield University Library

  • George Norton Critchley, chemist: memoir rel to career 1930-41 (MS 311)
  • Neville Mowbray Potter, chemist and geologist: memoirs rel to period as a student and career at National Coal Board (MS 321)