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Major accessions to repositories in 2004 relating to Health and Medicine


Ayrshire Archives

  • Lady Margaret Hospital, Millport: ledger 1936-1941 (Accession 998)

Birmingham City Archives

  • Birmingham Local Medical Committee: records (2004/110)
  • Royal Orthopaedic (Woodlands) Hospital: additional records (HC/RO)

Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

  • Chequerbent Sick and Burial Society: account book 1839-1894 (ZZ/741)
  • Westhoughton Cottage Hospital: minute book and accounts 1901-1942 (HWC)

Bristol Record Office

  • Southmead Hospital: registers and papers 1936-1984 (42503)

Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Huntingdon

  • Huntingdon County Hospital (addnl): capital, loan and investment account book 1927-1933 (Accession 5006)
  • Huntingdon County Nursing Association: minutes 1924-1936 (Accession 5006)

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

  • Dane John Voluntary Aid Detachment Hospital, Canterbury: records incl admission and discharge registers, with register for St Augustine's College Hospital 1914-19 (CC-W/26)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Upton Mental Hospital: accounts of various tradesmen, nurse records, patient registers, general registers, report books, whisky issue book, post mortem registers and other records 1856-1964 (ZHW)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Barrow

  • South Cumbria Community Health Council: records incl minutes and annual reports 1974-2003 (BTSCHC)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Robert Rutherford, doctor: medical notes and papers c1925-1958 (DX 1726)

Denbighshire Record Office

  • Denbigh Infirmary: records 20th cent
  • Llanfwrog Hospital: trustees' minutes 1856-1991
  • North Wales Hospital, Denbigh: plans, maps and misc papers 19th-20th cent

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Ilkeston General Hospital: committee minutes 1902-1974 (D6205)
  • Renishaw and District Hospital Committee: minutes 1836-1967 (D6208)
  • Scarsdale Hospital, Chesterfield: additional records, registers 1900-2000 (D6331)
  • Ticknall Nursing Association: accounts, corresp and papers 1916-1947 (D6096)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Hayley Green Hospital, Halesowen: plans rel to Waugh Ward (Acc 9295)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Robert Walker, surgeon and apothecary, and Dr John Walker, surgeon, Edinburgh: letter books 1779-1816 (Acc 699)
  • Magdalene Asylum, Edinburgh: minutes 1798-1938 (Acc 673)

Essex Record Office

  • Unidentified veterinary surgeon: day book 1911-1915 (D/F 261 addl)
  • Halstead Board of Health: further rate books 1884-1894 (D/HH addl)
  • Halstead Rural Sanitary Authority: minutes 1887-1894 (G/HS)

Gloucestershire Record Office

  • Haines & Sumner, solicitors: client papers and papers rel to St Lucy's Children's Hospital, Gloucester 1895-1950 (D9918)
  • Standish Hospital: additional administrative records 1911-1999 (HO36)

Gwent Record Office

  • North Gwent Hospital League of Friends: records 20th cent

Highland Council Archive

  • Northern Infirmary, Inverness: annual reports, accounts, tenders and contracts, corresp incl material rel to proposed lunatic asylum 1830-1909 (D 872)

Jersey Archive

  • Caroline Turley, District Nurse, Jersey: certificates and case register 1950-1979 (JA/886)
  • St John's Ambulance Association and Brigade: Jersey Division: minutes and papers 1901-1979 (JA/959, JA/975)

Lewisham Local Studies and Archives

  • St John's Hospital, Lewisham: register of deaths and patients admitted 1885-1903 (A02/4)
  • Grove Park Hospital: chaplain's journals 1946-1977 (A04/10)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Lincoln General Dispensary: minute book 1943-1986 (MISC DON 1242)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Royal Liverpool Hospital: orthopaedic records and operations books c1930-1979 (Acc 5851, 5918)
  • West Derby Rural Sanitary Authority: minute book 1885-1897 (354 SAD)

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

  • Barking, Dagenham and Havering Community Health Council: minutes, agenda and working group papers 1974-2003 ((B04/044))
  • Barnet Community Health Council: minutes, annual reports and surveys 1974-2003 ((B04/045))
  • Bexley Community Health Council: minutes 1974-2003 ((B04/046))
  • Brent Community Health Council: minutes 1997-2003 ((B04/047))
  • Camden Community Health Council: minutes 1973-2003 ((B04/048))
  • Croydon Community Health Council: minutes 1974-2003 ((B04/049))
  • Ealing Community Health Council: minutes 1974-2003 ((B04/050))
  • Enfield Community Health Council: minutes 1995-2003 ((B04/051))
  • Hammersmith Hospital: maternity registers 1981-2000 (H37/HM (B04/009))
  • Harrow Community Health Council: minutes 1974-2003 ((B04/052))
  • Hillingdon Community Health Council: minutes and working group papers 1974-2003 ((B04/053))
  • Hounslow Community Health Council: minutes 1994-2003 ((B04/054))
  • Islington Community Health Council: minutes 1974-2003 ((B04/055))
  • Kensington, Chelsea and Westminster Community Health Council: minutes, reports and consultations 1973-2003 ((B04/056))
  • Lambeth Community Health Council: minutes 1974-2003 ((B04/057))
  • Leavesden Hospital: creed register 1932-1951 (H26/LEA)
  • Manor House Hospital, London: papers inc committee minutes and patients' registers 1917-2000 (H53)
  • Newham Community Health Council: minutes 1975-2003 ((B04/058))
  • Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital, Hammersmith: birth registers 1989-2001 (H27 (B04/009))
  • Redbridge Community Health Council: minutes, consultations and attendance registers 1974-2003 ((B04/059))
  • St Bernard's Hospital, Middlesex: minutes, staff records, accounts and personal papers 1832-2004 (H11/HLL)
  • Southwark Community Health Council: minutes 1994-2003 (B04/028)
  • Southwark Community Health Council: minute books 1974-2001 (B04/005)
  • Tower Hamlets Community Health Council: minutes 1974-2000 ((B04/061))
  • Waltham Forest Community Health Council: minutes, consultations and visit reports 1974-2003 ((B04/062))
  • Wandsworth Community Health Council: minutes 1974-2003 ((B04/063))
  • Woolwich Memorial Hospital: chaplain's records 1962-2003 (H44/WMH/G)

Merseyside Record Office

  • South Sefton Community Health Council: additional minutes and agendas 1973-2002 (Acc 2004/2)

Norfolk Record Office

  • USAAF 2nd Air Division Library: further papers, incl records of 231st Station Hospital, Wymondham c1943-45 1941-2003 (ACC 2004/42-49, 148-49, 152, 200)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Dr B West, physician, Epperstone: diaries and notebooks 1895-1947 (acc 6589)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Llanfair District Nursing Association, Montgomeryshire: minutes, corresp, reports and misc papers 1917-1969 (M/SOC/17)

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Archives and Local Studies Section

  • British Medical Association: Rotherham branch: records c1962-2001 (R984)
  • Rotherham Health Authority: minutes and board papers 1974-2002 (124/H)
  • Rotherham Community Health Council: minutes 1977-2003 (R963)

Sheffield Archives

  • Kilnhurst Colliery, Yorkshire: ambulance scheme minutes, accounts, photographs and related publications 1935-68 (2004/31)
  • Jessop Hospital for Women, Sheffield: case notebook of maternity cases by Pupil Nurse Sandford 1910 (2004/081)
  • Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield: patient admission sheets (1971-78), operations register, photographs and plans (patient records closed for 75 years) 20th cent (2004/062)

Shropshire Archives

  • Bicton Nursing Association: corresp 1997-2003 (Acc 7120)
  • Royal Salop Infirmary, Shrewsbury: patient records and admission register 1931-1961 (Acc 7126)

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

  • Coton Hill Asylum: additional records, case books 1912-1915 (6366)
  • South Staffordshire Health Authority: minutes and misc records 20th cent (D6361)
  • St George's County Asylum, Stafford: case books 1855-1917 (6365)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Anglia Health Personnel: minutes and corresp 1990-2004 (ID 510)
  • West Suffolk Community Health Council: minutes and reports 1994-2003 (ID 509)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • AH Rivron & Son Ltd, opticians, Felixstowe: practice records 1919-1984 (HC 474)

Surrey History Centre

  • Brookwood Hospital, Woking: patient case files 1893-1980 (7173)
  • East Surrey Community Health Council: additional corresp and papers rel to proposed closure of Oxten and Limpsfield War Memorial Hosptial 1989-2003 (7517add)
  • Mid Surrey Community Health Council: additional corresp and papers rel to the future of St Ebba's Hospital, Epsom and to the merger of Epsom Health Care and St Helier NHS Trusts 1993-2003 (7516add)
  • West Park Hospital, Epsom: hospital visitors' report book, administrative records, patient and staff employment records 1923-1979 (7604)

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

  • Cecilia Webb, nurse: autograph book incl poems by patients at Wicklow Lodge Military Hospital 1916-18 (DE6533)

Trafford Local Studies

  • Sale and Lymm Divisional Health Committee: minutes 1948-1953 (TBC1068)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • Havelock Hospital League of Friends, Sunderland: minutes, annual financial statements 1958-92 (CH.LF1)
  • Palmer Community Hospital, Jarrow: admission register 1987-2000 (HO.PA)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • Dorothy Wyndlow Pattison, philanthropist and nurse called Sister Dora: additional records 1877-1905 (Acc.No.1198)
  • St Margaret's Hospital, Walsall: register of inmates of homes c1980 (Acc.No.1173)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • British Red Cross Society: Kenilworth branch: minutes 1915-1919 (CR3864)
  • George Eliot Hospital, Nuneaton: registers of admissions and outpatients, photographs and misc records c1893-1990 (CR3888)
  • Hatton Central Hospital League of Friends: minutes, accounts, subscription book and corresp 1954-1999 (CR3889)
  • Manor Hospital, Nuneaton: additional records incl registers of admission and out-patients, files and photographs c1893-1990 (CR3888)
  • Shipston on Stour Hospitals League of Friends: minutes, reports and corresp c1973-1999 (CR3894)
  • Warwick Lying-In Charity: minutes 1909-1999 (CR3869)
  • Michell family of Rugby: notebooks rel to nursing in field hospital during First World War and misc papers c1915-1930 (CR3920)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Friends of Singleton Hospital, Swansea: minute books of Ladies Auxiliary 1972-1996 (D/D FSH)


Natural History Museum

  • British Empire Mosquito Association: research station records 1920-1939


NHS Greater Glasgow Archives

  • Ian Donald, obstetrician and developer of ultrasound: personal and professional papers incl material rel to pro-life campaigning
  • Edward McCombie McGirr, physician: additional papers
  • Glasgow Royal Maternity and Women's Hospital: additional admissions register 1834-1843
  • Greater Glasgow Primary Care NHS Trust: additional committee minutes and papers 2000-2003

Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • Christopher Attenborough, surgeon: corresp, papers and film rel to the Attenborough stabilised gliding knee prosthesis 1970-1979 (Add Mss 584)
  • John Herbert Hicks, surgeon: research notes, case files and publications 1950-1969 (MS0186)
  • Thomas Vibert Pearce, surgeon: hospital practice notebooks 1932-1971 (Add Mss 585)
  • Percy Rodney Rideout, composer and organist: letters and draft articles sent to Sir Arthur Keith 1928-1954 (Add Mss 583)

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)
  • John Cairns, male nurse RAMC: papers 1926-1950 (MSS 8139)
  • Herbert Davis Chalke, physician: additional records, diaries and papers 1942-1961 (GC/200)
  • Harriette Chick, nutritional scientist: diaries, corresp and research files 1900-1974 (PP/CHI)
  • Daniel Cunningham, physician, respiratory physiologist: additional records 1900-1950 (PP/CUN)
  • Clifford Dobell, zoologist: mss of publications and other papers (WA/MMS)
  • Sir William Richard Shaboe Doll, epidemiologist and cancer researcher: additional records rel to his role as expert witness 1980-1999 (PP/DOL)
  • Henry Havelock Ellis, psychologist: deed of separation 1916 (MS 7837)
  • Michael Fordham, psychiatrist: additional records, corresp and editor's notes (PP/FOR)
  • Sigmund Heinrich Foulkes, psychologist: additional records, personal papers and papers rel to GAS (PP/SHF)
  • Frank Green, physician: corresp with Augustus John and others re medical potraits 1900-1977 (MS 8208)
  • Sir Ludwig Guttmann, surgeon: typescript autobiography, corresp and photographs 1920-1939 (PP/GUT)
  • Norman George Heatley, biochemist: additional records, diaries and papers rel to his work with penicillin 1932-2003 (GC/48)
  • Thomas Hughes, physician: medical notebook 1850 (MS 8176)
  • James Jurin, physician: copy corresp 1718-1749 (MS 8342)
  • Roger Ernle Money-Kyrle, psychoanalyst: professional mss and patient notes 1925-1975 (PP/RMK)
  • Dominique Jean Larrey, Baron Larrey, surgeon: letter to his wife from Moscow 1812 (MS 8164)
  • James MacKeith, forensic psychiatrist: corresp and case files 1980-1999 (PP/MCK)
  • Colin McDougall, leprologist and dermatologist: leprosy reports corresp and papers 1970-1989 (PP/MCD)
  • John Read, radiobiologist: research papers 1931-1994 (PP/JRE)
  • 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)
  • John Holden, general practitioner, St Helens: additional records, practice papers, advisory group minutes 1993-2004 (GP/19)
  • William Ransom & Son Ltd, manufacturing chemists, Hitchin: accounts and papers 1850-1960 (SA/WRS)
  • British Association of Occupational Therapists: additional records (SA/BAO)
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapy: additional records Council and Management Group papers (SA/CSP)
  • Family Planning Association: minutes, corresp and papers of the AIDS and Social Policy Group 1980-1995 (SA/ASG)
  • Health Visitors Association: additional records, papers of prominent members (SA/HVA)
  • Holloway Sanatorium, Egham: case books 1885-1902 (MSS 8159-8160)
  • International Federation of Societies of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry: records 1960- (SA/SHC)
  • International Epidemiological Association: additional records 1992-2004 (SA/IEA)
  • International Union of Pharmacology: additional records (SA/IUP)
  • C G Jung Analytical Psychology Club: additional records 1925-2003 (PP/APC)
  • Lister Institute of Preventive Medicine: additional records, minutes, staff record cards and other papers 1889-2002 (SA/LIS)
  • London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine: patient files rel to a survey of nutrition in the elderly, Public Health Nutrition Unit 1960-1969 (SA/NUT)
  • Medical Women's Federation: Congress papers and ephemera 1974-1995 (SA/MWF)
  • Royal College of General Practitioners: fellowship by assessment application folders 2001-2004 (SA/RCG)
  • mss recipe books 1600-1900 (MS 8136, 8158, 8165, 8174, 8206, 8207, 8300, 8301)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • Alexander Stuart Douglas, physician, scientist and haematologist: professional papers 1946-97
  • Gilbert Frewin Hamilton, anatomist: corresp and papers incl those of his wife Margaret 20th cent (MS 3750)
  • Robert Douglas Lockhart, anatomist: additional papers 20th cent (MS 3270)
  • Robert Wilson, physician and traveller: additional papers 1779-1867
  • Aberdeen University: Department of Anatomy records 19th cent-20th cent (MSU 1332)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Robert Jackson, writer on medicine: MS 'Essay on monkshood, with an experimental inquiry into its properties' 1841 (MS Add. 9691)

Dundee University Archives

  • Dundee Royal Infirmary: minutes and joint committee minutes 1793-1948 (2004/140)
  • Forfarshire Medical Association: additional minutes, papers and reports 20th cent (2004/138)
  • Murray Royal Hospital, Perth: minutes, annual reports, patient records, case books, staff and visitors records incl registers rel to Murthly District Asylum c1850-1970 (2004/145)

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

  • David Lewis, medical entomologist: copies of corresp with his wife Lesley, together with her diaries and explanatory notes 1935-72 (G//S 1267)

Hull University Archives

  • Socialist Health Association: additional records incl accounts, policy and discussion papers, minutes and conference papers c1970-2001 (DSM)

Liverpool University: Special Collections and Archives

  • Ronald Finn, Professor of Medicine: papers (D.923)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • Michael Hellman, mental health campaigner: corresp rel to his campaign to obtain an enquiry into his treatment at Horton Hospital, Epsom 1955-2004 (HELLMAN)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Ian Isherwood, Professor of Diagnostic Radiology: papers (Acc 2004/021)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Stewart S Adams, pharmacologist: paper rel to discovery of Ibuprofen 1953-2000 (SSA)
  • Mr Anderson's surgical reports from Nottingham General Hospital 1189-91 (Ugh)

Sheffield University Library

  • Lydia Manley Henry, medical practitioner: papers rel to her period as a medical student and work in France during World War I (MS 110)