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Major accessions to repositories in 2005 relating to Education


Aberdeen City Archives

  • Fintry Ploughman's Mutual Improvement Society, King Edward: minutes 1876-1879 (DD856)

Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service

  • Luton Educational Fund: records 1906-1996 (Z1014)

Birmingham: Archives and Heritage Service

  • Anstey College of Physical Education, Birmingham: records 1896-2005 (MS 2569)
  • Yardley Educational Trust: additional records 1940-1999 (Acc2005/122)

Bristol Record Office

  • Bristol Adult School Union: additional records 1910-2005 (40076)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Nonington College of Physical Education: records incl student and staff records, syllabuses, lecture notes, minutes, videos of student competitions, photos, individual student records (by donation) c1930-86 (Acc7029)

Coventry Archives

  • Coventry Technical College: Records 1935-1935 (PA2599)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Hasland Adult School: papers 20th cent (D6412)

Devon Record Office

  • Letter from Thomas Bampfield to Sir John Maynard about the management of St John's Hospital School, Exeter 1688 (6629-0)

Durham County Record Office

  • Durham County Council: Education Department: register of special complaints 1908-78 (CC /Education)
  • National Union of Teachers: Crook and District Association: minutes 1947-70 (D/NUT 6)

East Sussex Record Office

  • East Brighton College of Media and Art (COMART), formerly Stanley Deason School: records c1970-99 (ACC 9237)

Essex Record Office

  • Southend Teachers Council: minutes 1967-1981 (D/Z 472)
  • Workers Educational Association, Essex Federation: minutes, reports and papers c1950-1994 (D/Z 488)
  • Workers Educational Association: Wickham Bishops branch: minutes 1949-1959 (D/Z 487)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • papers of Professor David Foulkes rel to the establishment of the law school at the University of Wales, Cardiff 20th cent (D356)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Gloucestershire College of Education (formerly School of Domestic Science): committee minutes, accounts, corresp and papers 1891-1990 (D10118)
  • University of the Third Age: Gloucester and district and related branches minutes and papers 1988-2005 (D10328)

Greenwich Heritage Centre

  • International Students Housing Society: minutes and accounts 1961-2000

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • Eveline Vaughan Davies, teacher: corresp, articles, notes and photographs rel to her training and work as a teacher, and to local interests incl amateur dramatics 1914-1995 (XM 11904)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • John Carr (1732-1807), Headmaster of Hertford Grammar School: further letters and papers (Acc 4163)
  • National Union of Teachers, East Hertfordshire Association: records 1904-1988 (Acc 4171)

Highland Council Archives

  • Anne Fraser, governess in the Black Isle: diary 1816-31 (D1038)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • National Christian Education Council (formerly Sunday School Union): Isle of Wight: records incl minutes, annual reports, exam results 1875-2005 (ac2005/65)

Lancashire Record Office

  • National Association of Head Teachers: Burnley branch: minutes 1975-1987 (LCC/24/3 acc 9837)
  • National Christian Education Council (formerly Sunday School Union): Accrington and District: minutes 1893-1928 (DDX 1862 acc 9469)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Leicestershire Adult School Union: additional records 1948-2002 (DE6912)
  • Market Harborough British School: deeds and Charity Commission papers 1838-1939 (DE6748)
  • South Wigston Adult School: records incl minutes 1923-1957 (DE6759)
  • Records of charities in Leicestershire incl Bent's Hospital, Miss Mason's Charity, Alderman Newman's Educational Foundation and Alderman Read's Charity 1783-1981 (DE6906)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Inner London Education Authority: corresp and project files 1973-83 (ILEA)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Manchester Education Committee Library: library committee minutes and log book 1924-1972

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Kent and Medway Basic Skills Consortium: files 2003-05 (MTC)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Samuel Bunnett, writing master and mathematical teacher, King's Lynn: book of worked exercises mainly rel to calculating the latitude of King's Lynn c1785-1788 (ACC 2005/71)
  • Keswick Hall College of Education: further records, incl memoirs, photographs, etc 1923-2004 (ACC 2005/55, 223)
  • National Union of Teachers, Norfolk Division: further records c1914-1998 (SO 141)

North Lanarkshire Archives

  • Cecily Adams, teacher, Chryston: notebooks and historical notes 20th cent (U166)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Chadderton School Board: teachers salary books, teachers record book 1894-1904 (2005-194)
  • National Union of Teachers: Oldham association: minutes and reports 1896-1974 (2005-012)
  • Oldham Lyceum School of Music: cash books 1937-1954 (2005-018)
  • Oldham Technical College: minutes 1931-1943 (2005-086)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Workers Educational Committee: Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire District: minutes, annual reports, membership and course lists, photographs 1907-2004 (Acc. 5423)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Perth Head Teachers Association: minutes 1931-1995 (MS213)

Portsmouth Museums and Records Service

  • National Union of Teachers: Portsmouth association: development plan 'Primary and secondary eduction in Portsmouth 1947-63' c1947 (2264A)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Radnorshire Education Committee: lists of pupils attending primary schools in Radnorshire 1924 (R/E/PS/55)

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies

  • National Union of Teachers: Rotherham division: additional minutes 1974-1982 (Acc 1005)

Sheffield Archives

  • Philip Stephen Burnett, clergyman: papers incl material rel to youth work and adult education 1954-70 (2005/102)
  • George Robert Vine, schoolteacher: corresp and papers rel to his work and role as deacon and church secretary of Zion Congregational Church and Cemetery Road Baptist Church, Sheffield 1902-39 (2005/145)
  • University of the Third Age: Sheffield branch records incl minutes, newsletters and corresp 1986-2003 (2005/104)

Shropshire Archives

  • RNIB Condover Hall School: papers 1986-2004 (7327)

Southampton Archives Office

  • National Association of Head Teachers: Southampton association: additional minutes and cash book 1871-2003

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Suffolk County Council: Suffolk school governors' minute books 1970-2000 (ADB564)

Surrey History Centre

  • Daphne Hill, of Dorking: papers, incl material rel to her role as secretary of Dorking Workers' Educational Association, and rel to civil defence and her employment (7746)
  • Workers Educational Association: Banstead branch: records incl minutes and corresp 1956-99 (7809)

Tameside Local Studies and Archives

  • Hobson's Educational Endowment, Audenshaw: records incl minutes, accounts, and corresp 1547-1997 (Acc2945 Acc3189)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Workers Educational Association: Yorkshire North district: additional records incl minutes and corresp 1950-2002 (WYL669)


Lothian Health Services Archive

  • Western General Hospital, Edinburgh: minutes and papers of the Specialist Advisory Group (Medicine) 1987-1992 (LHB 13)

Manx National Heritage Library

  • Castletown National Schools (Committee of Management): minutes 1880-1930 (11108)
  • University of Liverpool: Port Erin Marine Laboratory: papers (11321)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Edmund Boleslaw Fryde, Professor of History: corresp and papers (E.B. Fryde Papers)
  • John N Hutchinson, Emeritus Professor of Engineering: papers and corresp rel to the Aberfan disaster 1966-1967 (Professor J. N. Hutchinson: Aberfan Inquiry Papers)


BBC Written Archives Centre

  • British Broadcasting Corporation: Schools Broadcasting: sample publicity and information leaflets 1939-45 (Deposit ID 3429)

Royal Society

  • Heinz Otto Schild, Professor of Pharmacology: corresp rel to Schild, incl records rel to Schild's wartime internment on the Isle of Man 1932-1969

Wellcome Library

  • Isobel Allen, Professor of Health and Social Policy: records rel to the Policy Studies Institute c 1960-1999 (PP/ALL)
  • Jean Noel Halle, Professor of Hygiene: lectures on hygiene 1801 (MS.8381)
  • William Hunter, Anatomist: lecture notes 18th cent (MS.8382)
  • Student notes on William Hunter's lectures on the Gravid Uterus 18th cent (MS.8383)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • Aberdeen University Ladies Club: records 1926-2005

Birmingham University Information Services, Special Collections Department

  • Ernest Nigel Bolton, student of Birmingham University: misc corresp and papers rel to his university and subsequent career 1933-1979 (USS26)
  • James Mathers, lecturer in theology: papers (US82)
  • Birmingham University (addnl): committee minutes, student records, texts of orations delivered by the Public Orator, photographs, etc 1900-2005
  • British Association of Teachers of the Deaf: further records (BATOD)

Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • John Bosanko, Chairman of Convocation, University of Bristol: papers 1910-1993 (DM 2056)

Bristol University: Theatre Collection

  • Glynne Wickham, professor of drama: literary and academic papers (2005/0021)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Cambridge University New Pythagoreans and Archimedeans Mathematical Society (addnl): minute book 1986-90 and papers 1983-92 1983-1992 (MS Add. 8265 (addnl))

Cambridge University Library: Royal Commonwealth Society Library

  • Meta Maclean, teacher and musician: misc papers rel to her career c1941-69 (RCMS 278/15)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • George Patrick Henderson, philosopher: corresp, mainly rel to the Philosophical Quarterly 1962-88 (2005/194)
  • Alexander David Peacock, naturalist: further papers c1914-56 (2005/203)

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

  • Anthony Barnett, Professor of Development Studies: papers incl research notes rel to work on agriculture, rural development and famine relief in the Sudan, Eritrea, Ethiopia and Tigray c 1969-1971 (SAD)
  • Durham University: examination pass list books 1836-1944 (UND)
  • Durham University: committee minutes rel to Queen's Campus 1992-2001 (UND)
  • Durham University: International Office student files 1969-2001 (UND)
  • Durham University: records incl minutes of Senate, boards and committees, Vice-chancellor's records, attendance registers and property records, incl those rel to King's College 1831-1971 (UND)

Exeter University Library (Special Collections)

  • Charles Stanley Causley, Poet, Broadcaster and Teacher: additional literary mss and papers 20th cent (MS 50)
  • Marjorie Lovegrove Hourde, teacher and lecturer in education: literary papers 1930-1980 (MS 274)
  • Peter Morris, lecturer in history: research papers late 20th cent (MS 285)
  • Devendra Varma, Professor of English: newscuttings, reviews, letters to G R Wilson Knight, typescripts and ephemera relating to research on Gothic literature, especially 'Dracula' 1972-1984 (MS 267)
  • Papers of Malcolm Deere relating to the Technical Vocational Eduational Initiative 1970-1999 (MS 270)

Exeter University: Bill Douglas Centre

  • Robert Dunbar, film producer, Principal of the London (International) Film School: personal and business papers 20th cent (BDC 3)

London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Gillian Lewis, probation officer: records incl corresp rel to City Polytechnic Student's Union, the National Union of Students and work as a probation officer c1980-2002 (7GIL)
  • Rebecca Thackray, nurse and teacher: corresp with Catherine Thackray 1977-1997 (7RTH)
  • Marion Thompson, voluntary worker, housewife and teacher: records incl corresp and a MSS autobiography 1909-1995 (7MTH)
  • Womens University Settlement, subsequently Blackfriars Settlement: additional reports c 1960-2004 (5WUS)

London University: Institute of Education

  • John Stanley Beaumont Boyce, Educationalist: papers incl corresp and records rel to army career in Germany during World War II 1920-1992 (DC/BOY)
  • William Clarke, agricultural worker and educational reformer: papers (DC/FC)
  • Harvey Goldstein, Professor of statistical methods: records rel to research c1970-1999 (DC/HG)
  • Bernard Rainbow, teacher and musicologist: additional letters to Professor Walter Heisse, rel to the Curwen method of teaching music 1986-92 (DC/RW)
  • Brian Simon, communist and educationalist: papers incl corresp, records rel to research for publications and notebook c1938-1999 (DC/SIM)
  • All Souls Group: records incl reports, committee papers and membership lists 1941-2001 (DC/ASG)
  • Barking Reading Project: papers of Rose Kosky rel to the project c1960-1989 (DC/KOS)
  • Board of Education Inspectors Association: additional papers 1963-2004 (DC/KIT)
  • British Families Education Service/Service Childrens Education Association: minutes 1967-1995 (DC/BFE)
  • Child Development Society: corresp and papers 1997-2002 (DC/CDS)
  • Philosophy of Education Society: records incl minutes of executive committee and annual general meetings and corresp 1964-91 (DC/PES)
  • History of Education Society: records incl minutes and corresp 1976-96 (DC/HOS)
  • Universities Council for the Education of Teachers: additional records (DC/UCE)
  • Forest School Camps: additional records incl minutes, corresp, camp diaries and reports 1948-2003 (DC/FSC)
  • pupil-teacher's report book issued by the London School Board and filled in by William Baxter West during his work at the Ackmar Road School 1902-1907 (DC/MSS/5)
  • MSS school books of Master Charles S Harman, Clarence House Academy, Brighton 1845-1848 (DC/MSS/7)
  • papers rel to the Mother Goose Award for childrens literature, incl minutes and notes of the judging panel 1978-1986 (DC/MGA)
  • scripts, with annotations, for various children's history series, broadcast by the BBC, 1948-1973, compiled by Duncan Taylor, producer and programme editor in the Schools Broadcasting Department 1948-1973 (DC/DT)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • Anne Bohm, Dean and Registrar of the Graduate School, London School of Economics: papers c1920-1999 (BOHM)
  • Harold Cecil Edey, Professor of Accounting: additional papers c 1938-1994 (EDEY)
  • Michael Joseph Oakeshott, Professor of Political Science: additional papers c 1921-1983 (OAKESHOTT)
  • Robert James Martin Wight, historian: additional papers c1939-1972 (WIGHT)

London University: Senate House Library

  • John Ephraim Burford, historian: research papers and corresp 1973-75 (MS1105)
  • Reginald Rye, librarian and egyptologist: notes on lectures on Egyptology delivered by Professor Sir William Petrie at University College London, booklet containing specimens of Mummy cloth, annotated notebooks on hieroglyphics and Egyptology and prints and drawings c 1895-1900 (MS1095)
  • London University: additional administrative records 1958-94

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Bertram Vivian Bowden, Baron Bowden, technologist: personal papers and official papers rel to his role as Principal of the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, 1953-1976 (Acc 2006/007)
  • University of London Convocation: Manchester group: minute books, corresp and other records (Acc 2005/019)
  • Manchester University, Department of Chemistry: records (Acc 2005/018)
  • Manchester University Students Association, formerly Students Union: records (Acc 2005/001)
  • Manchester University, Department of Education: records (Acc 2005/034)
  • Manchester Mechanics Institute: minute books (Acc 2005/036)
  • Manchester University, Faculty of Arts: minute books 1903-1991 (Acc 2005/039)
  • Manchester University, Department of Social Anthropology: corresp files (Acc 2005/040)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Nottingham University Geographical Field Group: additional records 2001-2004 (GFG)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House

  • Alfred Richard Allen, civil servant, Nigeria: papers rel to his career in the Education Service, Nigeria 1956-73 (MSS Afr. s. 2380)
  • Owen J Leech, teacher, Falkland Islands: letters to his parents with related papers 1971-97 (MSS Atlan. s. 18)

Sheffield University Library

  • William Empson, Poet and Professor of English Literature: additional corresp and papers rel to time as Professor of English literature at the University of Sheffield c 1915-2000 (MS 292)
  • William Henry Hadow, Knight Scholar Educationist and Music Critic: MSS and printed musical works 1883-1902 (MS 279)

University of Westminster Archives

  • Regent Street Polytechnic: administrative records incl publications 1890-1950 (UWA RSP)
  • University of Westminster: administrative records 1994-2005 (UWA UOW)

University of Wales Bangor, Archives Department

  • Francis George Fisher, teacher and theatre organiser: scripts 1934-1959 (B-2005-1)
  • Alan Richard Thomas, professor of Linguistics: papers (A-2005-2)
  • J Gwynn Williams, Professor of Welsh History: papers and photographs (B-2005-2)

University of Wales Swansea, Archives, Library and Information Services

  • University of Wales, Swansea: additional council, faculty and committee minutes 2002-2004 (2005/4, 2005/10)
  • University of Wales, Swansea: papers rel to Clyne Halls, student halls of residence 1940-1998 (2005/12)
  • University of Wales, Swansea: minutes of the Examining Board in the Department of Education 1924-1970 (2005/2)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Catherine Hoskyns, Professor of European Studies: papers (MSS.543)
  • Margaret Stacey, Professor of Sociology: addnl corresp and papers on health care 1970-1990 (MSS.184)
  • Campaign for the Advancement of State Education: additional records (MSS.236)
  • National Union of Teachers: Northern Region: papers and minutes 1892-1983 (MSS.179)