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Major accessions to repositories in 2006 relating to Health and Medicine


Barking and Dagenham Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Dagenham Association for the Welfare of the Blind: minutes, corresp and annual reports 1936-1992 (2006/027)

Bath and North East Somerset Record Office

  • Michael Rowe, geriatrician: notes and papers rel to services for the elderly in Bath and district 1979-2000 (Acc 660)

Birmingham: Archives and Heritage Service

  • All Saints Mental Hospital, Winson Green: additional records 1899-1989 (MS 344)
  • Birmingham Dental Hospital: records 1878-1948 (HC/DH)
  • Highcroft Hospital: additional records 1899-1989 (HC/HI)

Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

  • Bolton Royal Infirmary: additional surgical registers

Carmarthenshire Archive Service

  • Beryl Williams, nurse, Ammanford: letters, notebooks and photographs c1880-1920 (Acc 7922)
  • St David's Hospital, Carmarthen: management committee minutes and visitors' book 1948-1974 (Acc 7910)
  • St David's Hospital League of Friends, Carmarthen: minutes 1968-2004 (Acc 7887)
  • West Wales General Hospital, Carmarthen: records 20th cent (Acc 7893)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Booker Hospital, High Wycombe: register of smallpox cases, patient records and isolation register presumed to relate to Booker Hospital 1929-49 (AR 95/2006)
  • High Wycombe and District Hospital Management Committee: additional records incl corresp and circulars 1946-49 (AR 95/2006)
  • Wycombe General Hospital: records incl of predecessor bodies 1873-1979 (AR 95/2006)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Marion Beeton Pull, district nurse: papers rel to training and practice as district nurse and midwife for the Bearsted and District Nursing Association, incl registers of births attended, and an autobiography c1912-2000 (U3590)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • British Medical Association: Stockport, Macclesfield and East Cheshire Division: minutes and agendas, reports, corresp and other papers 1895-1932 (D 7184)
  • Cheshire Local Medical Committees: committee minutes, receipts and payments, lists of doctors, Nantwich and District (Mid-Cheshire Divisional) LMC minutes 1913-1974 1912-75 (NHL 7135)
  • Cranage Hall Hospital: papers rel staff appointments, promotions and dismissals 1932-1965 (NHC 5/7118)
  • Macclesfield Divisional Health Committee: minutes 1913-23 (NHL 7182/1)
  • Macclesfield Infirmary: additional governors' minutes 1872-97 (NHM 3/7183)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Francis Dennison Maurice Hocking, pathologist: casebooks corresp and photographs 1800-2000 (X1273)
  • St Lawrence's Hospital, Bodmin: additional records, incl staff service registers and accounts of produce and supplies (Second World War) 1800-2000 (HC1)

Croydon Archives Service

  • Mayday Hospital, Croydon: chapel baptism registers 1867-2002 (A839)
  • Purley and District War Memorial Hospital: minutes and ledgers 1911-1953 (PMH)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Barrow

  • St Mary's Hospice, Ulverston: trustees' report and financial statements 2004-2005 (H000006598)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Whitehaven

  • Henderson & Chalmers, medical practitioners, Whitehaven: maternity lists 1893-1948 (YDB 65)

Devon Record Office

  • Devon and Exeter Dental Hospital: management committee and medical sub-committee minutes 1880-1925 (Acc 6905)
  • Digby Hospital, Exeter: reports, photographs and papers 1800-1960 (Acc 6857)
  • Exmouth Hospital: register of operations 1947-1951 (6745)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Dudley Group of Hospitals (NHS Trust): records 1920-1984 (Acc 9509)

East Dunbartonshire Archives: Kirkintilloch

  • Lenzie Hospital Action Group: minutes, corresp, newscuttings 1994-1995 (GD243)

Essex Record Office

  • Dorothy Munns, midwife, Heybridge: case register 1933-1944 (D/DU 2293)
  • Brentwood Community Hospital: records 1913-1989 (A/H 11)
  • St John's Hospital, Chelmsford (addnl): theatre registers 1937-1942 (A/HM addl)
  • Warley Hospital (addnl): case book 1895 (A/H 10 addl)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • Cardiff Royal Infirmary League of Friends: minutes 1975-1979 (D409)
  • Cardiff Royal Infirmary: admission and diagnostic registers, nursing staff registers and corresp 1917-1991 (DHC)
  • Cefn Mably Hospital, St Mellons: records (Acc 2006/139)
  • Llandough Hospital: records incl admission, discharge and theatre registers, anaesthetic and operation books, and corresp 1932-1990 (DHLL)
  • Merthyr Tydfil Rural Sanitary Authority: Medical Officer of Health reports 1874-1885 (D404)
  • St Davids Hospital, Cardiff: records 1921-1990 (DHSD)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Dr C S Roch-Berry, cancer specialist: student notes and professional papers 1960-1990 (D10640)
  • Cheltenham General Hospital: Oncology Information and Support Service minutes, corresp and papers 1988-2000 (HO3)
  • Dursley and District Chest and Heart Committee: minutes, corresp, accounts and papers 1950-1999 (D10684)
  • Gloucestershire County Nursing Association: additional records incl minutes of the Stanleys Child Welfare Centre 1910-1971 (D10475)
  • Gloucestershire Area Health Authority: records of the Information Unit 1973-2002 (HA)

Greater Manchester County Record Office

  • Bury General Hospital: nursing records 1920s
  • Bury County Hospital: nursing records 1920s
  • Fairfield General Hospital, Bury (formerly Jericho Hospital): nursing records 1920s
  • Prestwich Hospital: nursing records 1920s
  • Ramsbottom Cottage Hospital: nursing records 1920s
  • Soroptimist International, Manchester club: minutes and membership records 20th cent (G/SIG)

Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Record Office

  • Oakeley Quarry, Blaenau Festiniog: hospital account book 1920-1930 (ZM/6109)

Hammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre

  • Grace Fox, nurse: personal papers c1926-1996 (A2006/3)

Hampshire Record Office

  • Dyer family, surgeons, of Ringwood: additional records incl journal of a voyage to Madras by Samuel Dyer (1802) and genealogical information on the Dyer, Tripp and related families of Iwood in Congesbury and elsewhere 19th-20th cent (33A05)
  • Alton Cottage Hospital: minutes and annual reports 1868-1914 (145A06)
  • Eastleigh Military Hospital: autograph book signed by patients c1912-22 (68A06)
  • Fenwick Hospital, Lyndhurst: records incl admission and discharge registers 1950-1978 (64A03)
  • Hythe Hospital: casualty department patient registers (restricted access) 1990-1998 (64A03)
  • Knowle Hospital, Fareham: patient case files 1923-60 (48M94)
  • Lymington Hospital: operation registers (restricted access) 1980-2001 (64A03)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Irene Hilda Baldwin, midwife, Watford area: registers of cases 1939-1953 (Acc 4298)

Hull City Archives

  • Hull Tuberculosis Aftercare Committee: minute books, ledgers, accounts, cash books and attendence records 1912-1954 (DME)
  • Hull Royal Infirmary: records incl corresp and plans rel to the opening of the Infirmary and the Queen's visit 1967 (DILP)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Workpeople's Hospital Fund, Accrington and District: minute book 1944-1948 (DDX 2470)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Leicester Royal Infirmary Nurses League: records c1850-1990 (DE7043)
  • Market Harborough and District Hospital: various committee minutes, salaries records, inventories, porters books and misc papers 1922-2001 (DE7099)
  • Rutland Memorial Hospital, Oakham: records c1920-1990 (DE7129)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Eastgate House, private asylum, Lincoln: records 1851-1856 (ARMH)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Merseyside Hospitals Council: minutes 1928-1934 (Acc. 6067)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Ashford Hospital: minutes 1939-1998 (HL/S/ASH)
  • Bexley Hospital: records incl medical superintendent's reports, birth, death, staff, medical and mechanical restraint registers, financial records and details of patient admissions and discharges 1897-1986 (H65)
  • Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Hospital: St Barnabas Chapel baptism register 1963-1967 (H13/EGA)
  • Guy's Hospital, London: records 1896-2006 (H09/GY)
  • London Health Link: papers incl minutes and agendas 1999-2003 (B06/019)
  • Putney Hospital: League of Friends minutes c1939-2003 (HO2/PY)
  • Queen Mary's (Roehampton) Hospital: additional records incl minutes, annual reports, business plans, chaplains attendance book, operation books and papers of the Chief Executive, Oral Surgeons and the Biomechanical Research and Development Unit c1939-2003 (HO2/QM)
  • South East Thames Regional Health Authority: Medical Microbiology committee minutes and papers 1974-1998 (HA/SE)
  • Southwark Community Health Council: corresp rel to Dulwich Hospital, incl consultation papers and reports 1993-1996 (B06/019)
  • St John's Hospital, Twickenham: in-patients register 1934-1942 (H36)
  • St Thomas' Hospital, Lambeth: paediatrics incident book and records of the Nurses' Recreation Society, incl minutes, accounts and trust papers 1931-1989 (H01/ST)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Save Withington Hospital Campaign: minutes, corresp, press cuttings, posters 1990-2006 (M 769)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Thomas John Sayer, surgeon, Kenninghall: patients ledger 1872-1883 (BR 314)
  • Norfolk and Norwich Hospital (addnl): post-mortem books 1854-1957, matron's reports 1919-57 and instructions 1820 1820-1957 (ACC 2005/344, 404)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Ingleby, Broughton and Kirby Nursing Association: minutes 1914-1937 (Z.1205)
  • Skipton Joint Hospital Committee: copy letter book 1929-1932 (ZGF)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • North Nottinghamshire Health Authority: minutes 1991-2002 (6993)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • North Friary Nursing Home, Plymouth: register of patients and births with surname indexes 1929-1945 (Acc 3153)
  • Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust: patient files (access restricted) 20th cent (Acc 3140)

Sheffield Archives

  • Trent Regional Health Authority: minutes 1974-1996 (NHS32)

Somerset Record Office

  • Mendip Hospital, Wells: additional records 1849-1991 (D\H\men)
  • Stogumber and district midwifery records 1920-1979 (DD\X\NAS)

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

  • Abbots Bromley Hospital: accounts 19th-20th cent (D6557)

Stockport Archive Service

  • Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport: staff records c1948-1959 (D1991)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Ipswich Nurses Home: records 1924-1974 (GC654)

Surrey History Centre

  • Brookwood Hospital, Woking: additional records incl scrapbooks, hospital farm and bookbinders records, chaplains' records 1867-2000 (8056)
  • Farnborough and Cove War Memorial Hospital: minutes of finance committee and League of Friends 1943-53 (6565)
  • League of Friends of Guildford Hospitals: minutes and misc further records and cuttings 1972-2005 (8038)
  • Royal Hospital, Richmond upon Thames: additional indexed patient register 1899-1903 (7926)
  • Royal Surrey School of Nursing: further corresp and papers incl records of Ted Adams House Trust, student nurse housing 1981-2002 (7938)

Sutton Local Studies Centre

  • Carshalton War Memorial Hospital: additional records 1950-1993 (Accession 733)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • James Williamson, surgeon: diary of a whaling voyage on the "Lady Jane" and associated biographical information 1835-36 (DX1248)

Warrington Library, Museum and Archives Service

  • James Kendrick, physician and antiquary: autograph letter to Thomas Joseph Pettigrew (1791-1865), surgeon and antiquary. 1860 (WMS 2867)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Guinea Pig Club, plastic surgery patients' society, Queen Victoria Hospital, East Grinstead: official publication 'The Guinea Pig' 1949-2002 (Acc. 14373)
  • King Edward VII Hospital, Midhurst: misc building plans 20th cent (Acc .14322)
  • Account book containing medical recipes, possibly by a Mr Rigg of Easebourne 18th cent (Acc. 14559)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Olive Kilner, midwife: records 1938-1985 (WYAS3275)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Leeds Convalescent Society: records 1964-2001 (WYAS3004)
  • Leeds Hospital Charitable Trust: records 1967-2005 (WYAS2898)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Airedale Health Authority: records 1940s-1990s (WYAS3163)
  • Bradford Children's Hospital: records 1969-1987 (WYAS3194)
  • Bradford District Care Trust: records 1940s-1990s (WYAS3163)
  • Scalebor Park Hospital, Burley in Wharfedale: records 1940s-1990s (WYAS3161)
  • Sir Titus Salt's Hospital, Saltaire: records c1960-1979 (WYAS3164)
  • St Winifred's Maternity Home, Ilkley: records 1962-1971 (WYAS3165)
  • Wakefield West Primary Care Trust: records 1990-2005 (WYAS3117)
  • Wharfedale Children's Hospital, Ilkley: records 1960s-1970s (WYAS3162)

Wirral Archives Service

  • County Mental Hospital Chester: admission register c1884 (acc 2006-1741)
  • Wirral Community Health Council: minutes, annual reports, survey and project documents, promotional material 1974-2003 (acc 2006-1738)

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • Sir Charles Hastings, physician: papers 19th cent (BA14429)
  • J E Blundell-Williams, doctor, Tenbury Wells: medical practice records c1920-1950 (BA14466)
  • Barnsley Hall Hospital, Bromsgrove: patient files 20th cent (BA14332, BA14387, BA14469)
  • Worcester Royal Infirmary: John Anthony Centre's sexual health patient records 1917-2002 (BA14385)


British Library, Sound Archive

  • HIV in the Family: oral history project recordings 2006 (C1202)

NHS Greater Glasgow Archives

  • Birkwood Certified Institution, Lesmahagow: case books, reports, misc registers 1923-1974 (LK 20)
  • British Medical Ultrasound Society: additional papers of pioneers of ultrasound 20th cent (HB 112)
  • Broadfield Certified Institution, Port Glasgow: reports and registers 20th cent (AC 44)
  • Caldwell House Institution, Uplawmoor: case books, reports, misc registers 20th cent (AC 19)
  • Greater Glasgow Primary Care NHS Trust: additional minutes, agendas and reports (HB 106)
  • Kirklands Hospital, Bothwell: minutes, registers of patients, financial records, photographs and plans 1878-1977 (LK 7)
  • Lanarkshire Mental Hospitals Joint Committee: annual accounts 1923-1948 (LK 12)
  • NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde South Glasgow Division: minutes, agendas and reports 1993-2005 (HB 113)
  • NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde North Glasgow Division: minutes, agendas and reports 1994-2005 (HB 114)
  • Southern General Hospital, Glasgow: additional registers of patients and staff 20th cent (HB 17)


Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • George Perkins, surgeon: corresp, photographs, articles incl obituaries 1908-1979 (Acc. 589)

Royal Society

  • Eric James Denton FRS, physiologist: working papers 1970s-2006

Wellcome Library

  • A John Beale, virologist: papers rel vaccination science, policy and practice 1980-2005 (PP/AJB)
  • Frank Dickinson, contact lens pioneer: lecture notes, conference papers and general synopses of conferences, clinical jottings, cuttings and photographs 20th cent (PP/FDN)
  • Charles Arthur Lovatt Evans, physiologist: letters from distinguished scientists, collected by Miss S Ainsworth 1920s-1960s (MS.8435)
  • Thomas Graham, naval surgeon: corresp, mainly letters to his sister in Scotland 1846-1850 (MSS.8416-8419)
  • Ronald Mackeith, paediatrician: papers 20th cent (PP/MKH)
  • Peter Brian Medawar, medical scientist: additional papers 20th cent (PP/PBM)
  • Eileen Palmer, feminist: papers rel international birth control movement 20th cent (PP/EPR)
  • Charles Rycroft, psychoanalyst: corresp, appointment diaries, papers, memorabilia 20th cent (PP/RYC)
  • Alcohol Education Research Council: council and committee minutes and papers, project files c1980-1999 (SA/AER)
  • Association for Research into Restricted Growth: minutes, corresp, newsletters, articles 1970s-1980s (SA/RRG)
  • Birth Control Trust: additional papers 20th cent (SA/BCT)
  • British Society for the Study of Prosthetic Dentistry: additional records 1903-1999 (SA/SPD)
  • Chartered Society of Physiotherapists: audio visual material, AGM and committee minutes rel Manipulation Association of Chartered Physiotherapists 1968-2002 (SA/CSP)
  • Hunterian Society of London: laws of the Society 1820 (MS.5540)
  • Nation's Fund for Nurses: minutes and accounts 20th cent (SA/NFN)
  • Neonatal Society: agendas and minutes of AGMs and committee meetings, programme and abstract booklets 1999-2003 (SA/NNS)
  • Priory Hospital, Roehampton: logbook 1905-1909 (MS.8455)
  • Royal College of General Practitioners: fellowship applications and other papers 1989-2005 (SA/RCG)

York Minster Archives

  • Philip Michael Stell, professor of otolaryngology, medieval historian: records 1984-1998 (2006/5)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • Alistair Tough, archivist: papers, incl corresp with Dr Mary Esslemont and material rel to involvement in Liberal Party politics

Borthwick Institute for Archives

  • The Retreat, York: additional papers, incl administrative, financial and patient records c 1900-1925 (RET)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Sir Geoffrey Langdon Keynes, surgeon and author: additional letters from Nigel Boonham 1980-1982 (MS Add. 8633)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Adam Patrick, professor of Medicine, St Andrews University: additional patient records, mainly letters to him about diagnostic findings on his patients from specialised doctors c1940-49 (2006/212)
  • King's Cross Hospital, Dundee: additional patient registers 1899-1972 (2006/228)
  • St Andrews and Dundee Universities Medical Society: minute books and papers 1949-1977 (2006/232)

London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Louisa Garrett Anderson, physician and suffragette: papers, family photographs c1870-1917 (7LGA)
  • Vera Holme, suffragist: papers, corresp and photographs rel suffrage campaign and Scottish Women's Hospital Unit c1910-1960 (7VJH)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Nottingham General Hospital: patient registers c1940-1980 (Uhg)

University of Wales Swansea, Archives, Library and Information Services

  • John H Button, chief administrator and general manager of West Glamorgan Health Authority: papers c1973-1991 (2006/15)