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Major accessions to repositories in 2008 relating to Health and Medicine


Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

  • Ardsley Nursing Association: minutes 1927-1948 (A/3191/G)

Bath and North East Somerset Record Office

  • Bath and District Spastics Society: minutes and corresp 1962-1996 (Acc 738)

Bristol Record Office

  • Bristol Lunatic Asylum, Barrow Hospital and Stapleton Workhouse: records 1857-2000 (40513)
  • St John's Ambulance Association and Brigade, Knowle and Totterdown Division: minutes, membership records, accounts and papers 1904-2000 (43714)
  • Whiteladies Health-Share Project: minutes and papers 2003-2007 (42139)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Chesham Cottage Hospital: administrative records, daily log of events, admission and discharge registers 1926-87 (H 12)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • James Wright, general practitioner, Herne Bay: personal and business papers c1930-90 (Acc7507)
  • Herne Bay Hospital: minutes, photographs and news cuttings with a register of First World War patients c1890-1999 (Acc7506)
  • Kent Ophthalmic Hospital, Maidstone: patient records 1927-53 (Acc7492)

Ceredigion Archives

  • Eric Evans, physician: day book for Llanybydder c1925-32 (DB/61)
  • St John's Ambulance Association and Brigade, Aberystwyth branch, Women's Section, Llanbadarn Fawr: records incl membership material, minutes, corresp 1939-40 (DSO/97)

Cheshire and Chester Archives and Local Studies

  • Crewe Memorial Cottage Hospital: additional records incl subscriptions, cash book and patient record book 1894-1925 (NHCs/2)
  • Neston Urban District Council: Medical Officer of Health reports and other records 1939-1973 (LUNe)

Conwy Archive Service

  • Robert Jones, physician, Conwy: medical record books c1850-59 (CX308)
  • Oakwood Mental Hospital, Conwy: patient files c1949-70 (CH5)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Falmouth and Truro Port Health Authority: minutes, reports and papers 1974-2008 (PHAF)

Cumbria Record Office and Local Studies Library, Barrow

  • North Lonsdale Hospital, Barrow-in-Furness: additional house committee minutes and indexes c1919-2002
  • Ulverston and District Support Group, Leonard Cheshire Lake District Home: minutes, photographs and corresp 1966-2005 (BDSO 123)

Cumbria Record Office, Kendal

  • Ormside Infectious Diseases Hospital: minute books, corresp, ledgers, wages books and other financial records 1920-1949 (WTHOS5)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Derbyshire Royal Infirmary: servants wage accounts 1827-1855 (D7006)

Devon Record Office

  • Newton Abbot Hospital: administrative records incl World War Two casualty registers 1896-1961 (7227)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Dudley Poor Law Union: vaccination registers 1915-1935
  • Stourbridge Natural Health Group: records rel to surveys and questionnaires 1985-2005 (D37)

Dumfries and Galloway Archives

  • Moat Brae Nursing Home Ltd, Dumfries: records 1963-2000 (GGD660)

Ealing Local History Centre

  • Ealing Hospital: minutes and operation registers 1872-1986

East Kent Archives Centre

  • Amy Maud Largen, nursing sister: photograph album from service at St Anselm's Voluntary Aid Detachment Hospital, Walmer c1915-19 (EK/U226)

Essex Record Office

  • Royal Eastern Counties Institution for Mental Defectives, Colchester: minutes, register and visitors books 1896-1972 (A/HN 2)
  • Severalls Hospital, Colchester: minutes and other records c1913-1999 (A/H 13)
  • St Mary's Hospital, Colchester: midwife's register of cases 1944-1948 (A/HN 4)

Falkirk Council Archives

  • Falkirk and District Royal Infirmary: minutes, admission register, scrapbook c1920-1979 (A500)
  • Larbert Parish and Carron District Nursing Association: minute book 1944-1949 (A1801/F1)
  • Stirling District Board of Control: minute books 1912-1923 (A1880)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Lluesty Hospital: records 20th cent (AN4162)
  • Clwyd Community Health Council: attendance records and material rel to the closure of North Wales Hospital, Denbigh 1974-2000 (AN4144)

Glamorgan Record Office

  • Caerphilly and District Miners Hospital Action Committee: records incl reports, minutes and corresp 1968-73 (D525)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Coln St Aldwyn District Nursing Association: minutes and papers 1903-1948 (D2440)
  • Coney Hill Hospital, Gloucester: patient case files incl records rel to Horton Road Hospital 1930-2000 (HO 23)
  • Friends of Gloucester Hospitals: minutes and papers incl records of charity appeals 1948-1993 (D11295)
  • Leckhampton Court Hospice Support Group: minutes, photographs and papers 1880-1999 (D11303)

Hammersmith and Fulham Archives and Local History Centre

  • Album of photographs of Old English Fancy Dress Ball in aid of West London Hospital 1904 (A2008/4)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Johanne Young Walsh: papers incl travel journals, corresp and photographs 19th-20th cent (73A08W)
  • Andover Poor Law Institution: register of lunatics, creed register, casual admission and discharge registers c1905-38 (47A08)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • East and North Hertfordshire and West Hertfordshire Primary Care Trusts: records 1992-2001 (Off Acc 1520, 1522)

Kingston Museum and Heritage Service

  • Tolworth Hospital: additional records c1890-1909 (KX224 addnl)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Burnley General Hospital: additional records, incl house visitors reports and returns of births and deaths 1907-1987 (HRBU)
  • Victoria Hospital, Blackpool: records incl accounts, infirmary committee minute book, hospital case book and distinguished visitors book 1890-1994 (HRBP 1)
  • Victoria Hospital, Burnley: visitors book 1886-1979 (HRBV)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • British Medical Association, Leicestershire and Rutland branch: minutes 1903-1986 (DE7522)
  • Leicester Postgraduate Medical Centre Trust: records 1967-2008 (DE7606)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Liverpool Maternity Hospital: birth registers 1960-1986 (614 MAT/20/1-2)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Mabel Clarke, Voluntary Aid Detachment nurse: papers rel to schooling in Norwich and service during World War One c1906-1930 (ACC 2007/440)
  • Children's Research Fund, Norwich branch: records 1966-1996 (ACC 2007/408)
  • Cromer Hospital: additional records incl Wells and District Cottage Hospital 1911-1999 (ACC 2008/268)

North Devon Record Office

  • Dartington North Devon Trust: minutes and papers 1987-2000 (A188)
  • Hawley House Hospital, Barnstaple: agreements and plans for alterations to building 1919-1964 (A228)

North East Lincolnshire Archives

  • Grimsby and District Well Woman Centre: minutes, reports and corresp 1984-2003 (1299)

Northumberland Collections Service

  • Burn Brae Surgery: financial records 1899-1966 (NRO 07890)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Rampton Hospital: admission, discharge, and removal registers and indexes, daily numbers books, licences and escapees records, continuation of orders books, register of baptism, administration records and papers, tribunal records, visitor books, ward registers, and patient case papers 1915-2000 (7444)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • Alvescot, Black Bourton and Clanfield Nursing Association: minutes and accounts 20th cent (Acc 5778)
  • Langford and District Nursing Association: records incl minutes, financial records and subscription lists 1919-50 (Acc 5778)
  • Vale House, Botley Alzheimers Home: records incl corresp, minutes and financial papers 1987-2001 (Acc 5708)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • Johnston and Rosemarket Nursing Association: minutes 1935-52 (HDX/1761)

Peterborough Archives Service

  • Cambridgeshire ACRE (Action with Communities in Rural England): records rel to patient and public involvement in health forums 2003-08 (PAS/CA)

Shropshire Archives

  • Shelton Hospital: case note files 1893-1918 (acc no 7761)

Somerset Record Office

  • Somerset County Council: register of homes for disabled persons and old persons and register of refusals 1950-1973 (C\SS)
  • Taunton Isolation Hospital: records 1904-1949 (A\CXR)
  • Midwifery records rel to Bishops Lydeard and neighbourhood, incl case registers and drugs book 1940-1989 (A\CWT, A\CWU)

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

  • Burton Infirmary, Burton upon Trent: records 1920-1970 (D475)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, physician and supporter of female suffrage: personal and family corresp and papers c1861-1916 (HA436)
  • Bury St Edmunds St Clement's Hospital Voluntary Services Development Association: minutes, accounts and papers 1977-2008 (GA407)

Surrey History Centre

  • Gladys Collins, nursemaid: ledger of visits to babies and adults (access restrictions apply) c1933-65 (8299)
  • Princess Alice Hospice, Esher: records c1981-99 (8283)

Tameside Local Studies and Archives

  • British Medical Association, Ashton-under-Lyne branch: minute book 1931-1970 (DD364)
  • Wood's Hospital, Glossop: admission and discharge registers 1937-1988 (DDH7)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • General Sister Dora Hospital, Walsall: staff record books 1930-1954

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Amy Godwin, nurse with American forces: papers rel mainly to First World War nursing work c1914-29 (D/D WAW 27)
  • Catherine Pudner, midwife: midwifery register and biographical details 1941-47 (D/D Z 701)
  • Gower and District Nursing Association: X-Ray fund accounts 1924-28

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Diabetes UK, Huddersfield & District branch: minutes 1991-2001 (WYK1170)
  • Heckmondwike Nursing Association: minutes 1907-1920 (WYK1454)
  • Huddersfield Nurses League: records, incl subscription book, photographs and newsletters c1937-1992 (WYK1466)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Chapel Allerton Hospital: cost ledger 1957-1960 (WYL2217)
  • Killingbeck Hospital, Leeds: patient case files 1960-1969 (WYL2213)
  • Medical case book belonging to Mr Teale containing case notes on patients and their treatments 1896-1904 (WYL2214)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Norah Pilling, midwife: midwives register of cases for West Riding County Council 1938-1969 (WYW1677)
  • Bradford Regional Radium Institute: patients' case files c1940-1960 (WYW1669)
  • Highlands Hospital, Burley in Wharfedale: childrens' inpatient files c1966-1980 (WYW1656)
  • Scalebor Park Hospital, Burley in Wharfedale: additional records, incl service registers, patients book, ward books and medical superintendent's report book 1902-1999 (C913)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Wigan and Leigh Hospital Management Committee: minutes 1961-74 (2008/72)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Malmesbury (Tower House, Oxford Street) medical practice: records 1904-1933 (3676)
  • British Red Cross Society, Tisbury Division: minutes and papers 1936-1959 (3733)
  • Royal Society for Mentally Handicapped Children and Adults (MENCAP), South Wiltshire branch: minutes, corresp, reports and accounts 1965-1997 (3721)

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • Barnsley Hall Hospital, Bromsgrove: additional records 1979-1998 (BA14799)
  • Friends of Pershore Cottage Hospital: minutes, corresp, copy of donations 1972-2000 (BA14731)


Jersey Archive

  • Jersey Schizophrenia Fellowship: minutes, accounts, corresp and papers 1975-2007 (JA/1361)

Lothian Health Services Archive

  • Rosslynlee Hospital, Roslin: records incl salaries book, register of supplies, photographs 20th cent (08/021)
  • Western General Hospital, Edinburgh: gastro-intestinal unit records 20th cent (08/006)

Manx National Heritage Library

  • Henry Bloom Noble Healthcare Trust, Isle of Man: trustee minutes 1909-96 (MS 11817)
  • Spina Bifida Organisation, Isle of Man: records incl minutes and corresp 1975-2007 (MS 11760)

NHS Greater Glasgow Archives

  • Dykebar Hospital, Paisley: records incl letter books, registers and case notes 1909-1981 (AC18)
  • Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow: staff files of physician superintendent 1924-1969 (HB13)
  • Riccartsbar Mental Hospital, Paisley: minute books, purchase ledgers, registers and case notes 1876-1975 (AC17)

Royal Air Force Museum, Department of Research and Information Services

  • Wing Commander Neville Edsell Stidolph, general surgeon and urologist: papers 1941-1945 (X004-1421)


Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • St George's Hospital Medical School, London: papers incl lectures 18th-19th cent (ADDMSS604)

Wellcome Library

  • James Bankart, ophthalmologist: papers incl case books, accounts and a family recipe book 1850s-1900 (PP/JBB)
  • Arthur Sydney Blundell Bankart, orthopaedic surgeon: records incl case and account books, sketches and notebooks 1900-1950s (PP/ABB)
  • William Leonard Braddon, tropical medicine specialist: letters to Sir Charles James Martin rel to the etiology of Beriberi 1910-1911 (MS.8589)
  • Michael Stacke-Dunne, biochemical research scientist: papers incl corresp rel to ethics and philosophy of scientific research 1950s-2000s (PP/MSD)
  • Phillip M D'Arcy Hart, physician and medical scientist: records incl medical research papers rel to the treatment of tuberculosis and personal papers rel to socialism and peace campaigning 1928-2006 (PP/PDH)
  • Kenneth Heathfield, neurologist: papers rel to epilepsy and Huntington's chorea and lecture slides 1920s-1990s (PP/KHF)
  • John Morrison Hobson, doctor: papers incl letters from Mary Rebecca Hobson and Frances Robert Hobson 1878-1931 (MS.8578)
  • Hedwig Lehman, nurse and jewish refugee: nursing lecture books, ephemera and transcipts of an interview with Leham rel to history of Jewish community in Hamburg 1930s-90s (MSS.8597-8603)
  • Sir Bernard Henry Spilsbury, forensic pathologist: index cards recording interesting cases 1905-1932 (PP/SPI)
  • Thomas Stapleton, paediatrician: records 1940s-2007 (PP/THS)
  • George Herbert Whidborne, ship's surgeon: journal of voyage from England to Shanghai and Zanzibar incl illustrations 1865-66 (MS.8636)
  • John Kenneth Wing, psychiatrist: papers rel to the Psychiatrists' Research Unit 1960s-1990s (PP/WNG)
  • Alexandre Emile Jean Yersin, bacteriologist: typescript volumes rel to travels in Vietnam 1890s (MSS.8607-08)
  • Biochemical Society: administrative papers and personal papers of individuals incl Dr Frederick Sanger c1895-2006 (SA/BIO)
  • British Psychological Society: records of the society and individuals professional papers 19th-20th cent (SA/PSY)
  • The Foundation for the Study of Infant Deaths: records incl papers rel to funded scientific research projects, minutes and corresp 1970s-90s (SA/SID)


Birmingham University Information Services, Special Collections Department

  • John Percy, metallurgist: papers and research notes on medicine 1840s-1880s (MS768)

Borthwick Institute for Archives

  • Margaret Barnet: papers rel to research on health care in York 1950-2000 (ACC 31/2008)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • John Moore (1729-1802), physician and author, Lt-General Sir John Moore (1761-1809) and Admiral Sir Graham Moore (1764-1843): corresp and papers c1766-1840 (MS Add. 9808)
  • Ruth Frances Rees-Thomas, nee Darwin, advocate of eugenics: corresp and papers (MS Add. 9790)

Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre

  • Archibald Vivian Hill, physiologist: further papers 1907-13 (AVHL)
  • Adeline HGE Hankey, Lady Hankey: further papers rel to wartime nutrition, etc c1940-49 (AHKY)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Ninewells Hospital, Dundee: patient registers 1981-2001 (2008/288)

Hull University Archives

  • Joan Catherine McMichael, physician and communist: papers and pamphlets rel to Medical Aid Committee for Vietnam, Communist Party, China and other related subjects c1930-1990 (DAJ)

Liverpool University: Special Collections and Archives

  • Sir Charles Scott Sherrington, physiologist: cartoons relating to a trip to America 1903 (D1015)

London University: Goldsmiths College

  • National Network for the Arts in Health: records 2000-2006 (NNAH)

London University: King's College Archives

  • Charles Frederick Terence East, physician: papers 1924-1959 (KH/PP23)
  • George Wilfred Goudge, dental surgeon: papers rel to his training and work as a dentist incl corresp and photographs 1924-1973 (K/PP160)
  • Barry Leighton, professor of orthodontics: research records c1937-2000 (Acc. 547)
  • Hilda North Lewis, psychiatrist: papers 1931-2006 (IOP/PP4)
  • Aubrey Julian Lewis, psychiatrist: papers c1920-1978 (IOP/PP3)
  • William Yule, professor of applied child psychology: research papers 1964-1996 (Acc. C044)
  • Royal British Nurses' Association: minutes, membership records, annual reports, corresp and photographs 1886-1997 (RBNA)
  • King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry: records rel to various research studies 1969-2003 (IOP)
  • King's College London, Department of Nutrition and Dietetics: records rel to various surveys and research projects 2001-2006 (LIDMS, LIDNS, PRI, SEC)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Philip Carter, obstectrician: student case notes while training at St Mary's Hospitals, Manchester 1956 (2008/033)
  • International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technicians: corresp and papers of the Secretary-General (2008/022)
  • Manchester Medical Society: additional central and sectional minutes 1950-1993 (2008/017)
  • Manchester University, Unit of Art in Medicine: facial reconstruction archive (2008/031)

Nottingham University Library, Department of Manuscripts and Special Collections

  • Archibald David Mant Greenfield, physiologist and founding dean of Nottingham University Medical School: academic and personal papers c1938-2006 (PDG)

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

  • Hilda E Bates, nurse: memoir of her career especially time in North Borneo (c1937-55) incl years of internment during the Second World War c1980 (MSS. Ind. Ocn. s. 372)