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Major accessions to repositories in 2004 relating to Politics (20th cent)


Bristol Record Office

  • Papers collected by councillor Jenny Smith rel to Co-operative Movement and Labour Party in Bristol C20th (42520)

Bury Archives Service

  • Bury County Borough: election results books 1887-1991 (ABU/A)

Cambridgeshire County Record Office, Huntingdon

  • Huntingdonshire Liberal Association: minute book 1936-1957 (Accession 5051)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • St Marylebone Constituency Labour Party: additional records 1956-1998 (Acc 2360)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven

  • Workington Federation of Labour Women: minutes and misc correspondence 1952-1980 (YDSO 80)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Alfred Milner, Viscount Milner, statesman: additional correspondence 19th - 20th cent (D3287/MIL, D3287/83/1)

Doncaster Archives Department

  • TSA Macquiban, Social Democratic Party member, Doncaster: papers rel to party membership and activism 1981-84 (DD MQ)

Dumfries and Galloway Archives

  • Galloway and Upper Nithsdale Conservative Association: additional minutes and accounts 1959-2002 (GGD490)

Durham County Record Office

  • John Donkin Dormand, Baron Dormand of Easington, Labour MP: political corresp and papers, with photographs c1950-99 (D/DOR)

Essex Record Office

  • Brentwood and Ongar Constituency Labour Party: further minutes, corresp and papers 1985-2003 (D/Z 64 addl)

Highland Council Archive

  • Tain Labour Party: minute book 1945-1954 (D 894)

Islington Local History Centre

  • Joseph Bulaitis, photographer: negatives and prints from tenure as photographer for Islington Council, house photographer for Sadler's Wells Theatre and official photographer for the Labour Party 1963-2000 (4/04)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Francis Nicholas Blundell, MP: diaries and papers rel to wartime service 1914-1918 (DDBL acc 9690)
  • Francis Nicholas Blundell, MP: corresp and diaries 1910-1949 (DDBL acc 9602)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Douglas Martin Hogg, MP: Parliamentary constituency papers 1997-2003 (HOGG)

Liverpool Record Office

  • John Hamilton, leader of Liverpool City Council: papers 20th cent (Acc 5909)

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

  • John Elliot Burns, politician and trade unionist: diaries, lectures and reports (ACC/2337)
  • Peter Tatchell, gay activist politician: research papers and articles 1971-2004 ((B04/135))

Norfolk Record Office

  • North Walsham Labour Party: records c1949-2004 (ACC 2004/124)
  • Norwich South Liberal Democrats: minutes 1992-1999 (ACC 2003/253)
  • Norwich Liberal Association, Thorpe Hamlet ward: papers of Councillor Philip Moore c1971-1999 (ACC 2003/254)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Balderton Labour Party: accounts 1953-86 (acc 6597)
  • Newark Independent Labour Party: minutes 1916-25 (acc 6613)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Breconshire Women's Conservative Association: Maescar Branch: minutes 1924-1945 (B/X/136)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Selkirk Labour Party: minutes, etc incl Roxburgh, Selkirk and Peebles Constituency Labour Party 20th cent (SBA/270)

Surrey History Centre

  • Esher Constituency Conservative Association: minutes and papers 1969-93 (7681)
  • Oxshott and Stoke D'Abernon Branch Conservative Party: minutes and papers 1947-97 (7681)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Kenilworth Conservative Club: minutes, accounts and misc papers 1910-1984 (CR3855)

Wolverhampton Archives and Local Studies

  • George Barnsby, communist party member: papers c1920-2000 (DX-951)


House of Lords Record Office: The Parliamentary Archives

  • Henry John Fanshawe Badeley, Baron Badeley, Clerk of the Parliaments: corresp and papers 1864-1951 (BDL)

National Library of Ireland

  • Bruce Arnold, journalist, writer: MSS of various books, incl 'Margaret Thatcher: a Study in Power' (Acc 6172)
  • Sir Roger David Casement, diplomat and Irish Nationalist: additional corresp and speech rel to plans for reception for the German liner Rhaetia in Cobh 1914 (Acc 6141)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • James Alexander Douglas-Hamilton, MP: papers rel to Rudolf Hess 1970-2004 (Acc.12412)
  • James Alexander Douglas-Hamilton, MP: papers rel to the 10th and 11th Earls of Selkirk and the Selkirk peerage 1945-2004 (Acc.12413)
  • Kilmarnock Unionist Club: minutes 1956-1991 (Acc.12312)
  • Kilmarnock Liberal Association and Club: minutes 1946-1974 (Acc.12313)


Manchester University: Labour History Archive and Study Centre

  • Colin Beever: papers rel to the Labour Committee for Europe c1960-1989
  • Brian Simon, Communist: papers rel to the Theory and Ideology Committee of the National Education Advisory Committee of the Communist Party of Great Britain
  • Peter Tatchell, gay activist politician: papers rel to Outrage! c1990-1999

Manx National Heritage Library

  • Edward Clifford Irving, politician and businessman: trasncript of interview 1997 (11043)


Bradford University: JB Priestley Library

  • Dimitrije Mitrinovic, radical philosopher and psychologist: published and unpublished writings, with material rel to his circle and to the New Europe Group and the New Atlantis Foundation 1907-2002 (NAF)

Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre

  • Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer Churchill (1911-1968), MP and writer: literary, political and personal corresp and papers (RDCH)
  • Sir Dingle Mackintosh Foot (1905-1978), lawyer and politician: further papers and photographs (DGFT)
  • Sir John Hoskyns (b 1927), political adviser to Margaret Thatcher: political papers (HOSK)
  • Charles Patrick Fleeming Jenkin (b 1926), Lord Jenkin of Roding, politician: political corresp and papers (JENK)
  • Aubrey Jones (b 1911), politician and public servant: further papers, incl unpublished autobiography (AUJO)
  • Reginald Mckenna (1863-1943), statesman and banker: further corresp and papers, incl some of his wife Pamela McKenna (MCKN)
  • Sir John William Frederic Nott, politician: political papers c1952-1998 (NOTT)
  • John Enoch Powell (1912-1998), politician and author: further misc corresp (mainly copies) (POLL)
  • Margaret Hilda Thatcher (b 1925), Baroness Thatcher of Kesteven, Prime Minister: further political corresp and papers (THCR)
  • William Stephen Ian Whitelaw, Viscount Whitelaw of Penrith, Conservative politician: further misc corresp and papers c1973-99 (WLAW)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Donald Neil MacCormick, Scottish Nationalist MEP: papers, reports etc (E2004.27)

Hull University Archives

  • Sir Patrick Thomas Cormack, politician: additional constituency and subject files (DPK)
  • Joseph Kevin Mcnamara, MP: additional constituency and subject files (DMC)
  • Austin Vernon Mitchell, MP: additional subject files (DMM)
  • Christopher John Mullin, MP: files rel to campaign work against miscarriages of justice, particularly the Birmigham Six and Guildford Four (DMU)

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

  • Thomas Henry Wintringham, Royal Air Force Captain: additional papers mainly rel to political career 1945-1949

London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp: corresp, legal papers and photographs 1982-2002 (5/GCW)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • John Gordon Hargrave, artist and writer: mss and tss rel to Kibbo Kift 1912-1960 (YMA/KK)
  • George Lansbury, Labour politician: additional corresp 1906-1938 (POSTGATE)
  • Sir David Martin Scott Steel, MP Leader of the Liberal Party: additional corresp, diaries and papers 1977-1999 (STEEL)
  • Peter Tatchell, gay activist politician: additional papers 1990-1999 (HALL CARPENTER ARCHIVES)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts

  • Leonard James Callaghan, Baron Callaghan, statesman: additional papers 20th cent
  • Leonard Robert Carr, Baron Carr of Hadley, politician: papers c1940-99

Oxford University: St Antony's College, Middle East Centre

  • Panayiotis Jerasimos Vatikiotis, Professor of Politics: additional personal papers c1950-89 (0292)

Sheffield University Library

  • Sir Arthur Arnold, radical politician and writer: address to electors of North Dorset 1892 (MS 320)

University of Wales Bangor, Department of Manuscripts and Archives

  • David Thomas, historian and Labour party activist: papers

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Labour Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament: minutes, corresp and papers rel to Committee for Peace in the Balkans 1983-2000 (MSS.483)