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Major accessions to repositories in 2009 relating to Education


Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

  • Barnsley College of Technology: governors' minutes 1954-1987 (A/2208/E)

Bolton Archive and Local Studies Service

  • University of the Third Age, Bolton: minutes, newsletters, photographs 1991 - 2007 (FZ)

Centre for Kentish Studies

  • Daphne Baker, teacher: diaries and notebooks 1919-2000 (Acc7617)

Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

  • National Association of Head Teachers, Widnes Branch: minutes 1912-1956 (D 7685)

Coventry History Centre

  • Kathleen Mary Barnett, teacher: corresp and photographs 1929-1972 (PA2759)

Devon Record Office

  • Marguerite Devitte, headteacher: papers and photographs as headteacher, Bere Ferrers and Sheepstor schools (7502)
  • Exeter Royal Academy for Deaf Education: admissions, log books, minutes, accounts and papers 1828-2001 (7645)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Learning Network, Brighton: records of the dyslexia therapists' association 1990-2005 (10247)
  • Uckfield Community College: records incl photographs 1980-2009 (10295)

Essex Record Office

  • Traveller Education Service, Essex: attendance registers 1981-1984 (A12760:C/)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Masie Tavender, schoolteacher: notebooks, testimonials, photographs and papers 1928-1956 (D11623)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Association of Teachers of Domestic Science, Hampshire, Dorset and Isle of Wight branch: minutes 1933-68 (103A09)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Berry's Education Foundation, Caton: minutes, accounts and other papers 1849-1999 (DDX 2726)
  • National Association of Teachers in Further and Higher Education, Burnley branch: minutes and newsletters 1967-2004 (DDX 2752)
  • Ripley Hospital, charitable children's foundation, Lancaster: records incl registers, school log books, plans 1852-1996 (SMLR)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Workers Educational Association, Birstall and Rothley branch: minutes and misc records 1973-1999 (DE7732)
  • Workers Educational Association, Leicestershire branches: branch records, incl minutes and corresp 1945-1999 (DE7730)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Crown Street School for the Deaf: records 1904-1962 (6287)

Local Studies, Touchstones Rochdale

  • Middleton Municipal Borough, Education Department: teacher registers and committee minutes 1904-1955 (MBM)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Manchester City Council: education department schools' records 1890-2009 (GB127.M66)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • North Yorkshire Teachers Association: minutes and reports 1995-2008 (Z.1314)

Northamptonshire Record Office

  • Workers Educational Association, Northamptonshire Federation and branches: Northampton and Yardley Hastings branch minutes, Wellingborough branch account book, county federation papers, annual reports and corresp 1929-86

Northumberland Collections Service

  • Northumberland College of Education: records 1969-1970 (CES 276)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • British Federation of Women Graduates, East Midlands region: minutes, accounts and related papers 1994-2004 (7591)

Oxfordshire Record Office

  • University of the Third Age, Oxford: minutes and newsletters 1983-95 (Acc 5835)

Somerset Record Office/Somerset Heritage Office

  • National Union of Teachers, South East Somerset Association: minutes 1910-1998 (A\AVT)

Surrey History Centre

  • Joan Barter, headmistress: photograph albums, slides and cine films c1960-89 (8540)
  • National Union of Teachers, Surrey division: additional records of numerous branches, mainly minutes 1891-2007 (8567)
  • Sheerwater and Maybury Partnership, local development charity, Woking: records incl minutes, reports, accounts and photographs 1996-2007 (8583)

Tameside Local Studies and Archives

  • Francis Henry Burrows, clergyman: working papers, press cuttings and notes rel to religious education 1919-27 (3756)
  • University of Manchester Archaeological Unit: files rel to Tameside excavations c1990-2009 (3765)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • Walsall College: records 20th cent (1444)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • National Association of Schoolmasters, Nuneaton and District: minute books 1956-1987 (CR 4276)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Boundstone Community College, Lancing: records incl of predecessor schools c1938-2008 (E/118G)
  • Church Schoolmasters and Schoolmistresses Benevolent Institution, Horsham: minutes, reports and accounts 1857-2007 (Acc 15654)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Kirklees Education Committee: minutes 1973-1980 (KMB)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Wigan Council: school governors' records rel to closed schools c1900-1999 (2009/60)
  • Wigan and District Mining and Technical College: records 1938-89 (2009/32)

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • Great Malvern Primary School, Malvern: log book and minutes of Malvern and District Headteachers Association 1952-1992 (BA14878)
  • Office for Standards in Education (OFSTED): inspection reports on independent schools in Worcestershire 1906-1976 (BA14966)


National Archives of Scotland

  • College for the Daughters of Ministers of the Church of Scotland and of Professors in the Scottish Universities: minutes 1859-1919 (GD1/1437)

National Library of Ireland

  • Louise Gavan Duffy, teacher: papers 1884-1969 (MSS 46, 596-612)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Fenwick Improvement Society: records 1839-1856 (Acc.13106)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland

  • Campbell College, Belfast: records incl college register 1894-2008 (D4462)
  • Workers Education Association of Northern Ireland: records incl minutes and accounts 1929-2003 (D4465)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • John Rae, artist, architect, senior lecturer: records rel to Hornsey College of Art sit-in 1965-1969 (TGA 200917)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Clifford James Hemming, educationalist, writer and humanist: personal papers incl corresp and photographs 1945-2009 (HEMMING)
  • Robert Leckie Marshall, co-operative activist and educationist: papers incl corresp and speeches rel to co-operation and the Co-operative College 1946-1988 (MARSHALL)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • North of Scotland College of Agriculture, Aberdeen: records c1918-1929 (Acc 354)

Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • John Michael Lee, sociologist and historian, professor of politics: papers as professor of politics, Bristol University 1980-1990 (DM2206)

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Conor Fahy, professor of Italian: corresp and papers 20th cent (MS Add. 9849)

Exeter University Library (Special Collections)

  • Zoltan Dienes, mathematician: papers concerning his publications on teaching mathematics 1950-1999 (MS 358)

Heriot-Watt University Archive, Records Management and Museum Service

  • Dolphin, training ship, Leith: additional management committee minutes 1941-1977 (HWUA LNC)

Imperial College Archives and Corporate Records Unit

  • Lionel Geoffrey Booth, lecturer, civil and structural engineer: notes and slides used in timber technology and civil engineering lecturers at Imperial College London c1980-1999 (B/Booth)
  • Alfred Rupert Hall, professor of the history of science and technology: records incl history of science papers and corresp c1950-2000 (B/Hall)

Liverpool University: Special Collections and Archives

  • Antony Bradshaw, professor of botany: papers 1960-2007 (D1041)
  • David Canter, professor of psychology, University of Liverpool: papers 1990 -2008 (D1043)
  • David Anthony Llewellyn Owen, Baron Owen, statesman and former Chancellor of Liverpool University: additional papers 1970-2007 (D709)
  • Frank Wallbank, professor of ancient history: papers 1930-2007 (D1037)

London University: Goldsmiths College

  • Victor Seidler, professor of sociology: papers rel to research interests incl social theory and philosophy, Marxism and the holocaust and participation in social movements in South-East London, Germany and South America c1960-2000 (SEIDLER)

London University: Institute of Education

  • James Lumsden, HM Inspector of Schools and Supervisor of Special Schools and lecturer: papers incl corresp c1920-1970s (LUM)
  • Sir Peter Newsam, educationalist: papers rel to role as Chief Education Officer for Inner London Education Authority c1980-1990s (PAN)
  • Marian Ray, educational film maker: records rel to Marion Ray Filmstrips company incl film reel and art work c1948-70 (RAY)
  • London Association for the Teaching of English: records 1947-1960s (LAE)
  • Pre-School Playgroups Association: records of the Association and its regional groups 1961-1991 (PPA)
  • Textbook Colloquium: papers and corresp between Christopher Stray and John Issitt c1988-1999 (TCL)

London University: King's College Archives

  • Chelsea College: Department of Biochemistry papers 1971-1989 (Acc 1905)
  • London University, Queen Elizabeth College: Microbiology Department records 1949-1984 (Acc 1974)

London University: School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)

  • Henry Goronway Alun Hughes, linguistic scholar: additional papers (2009/030, 2009/049)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Donald Stephen Lowell Cardwell, historian of Science and Technology: personal and departmental papers, Dept for the History of Science and Technology, UMIST (2009/009)
  • Dorothy Lunn, student: diaries 1907-1914 (2009/002)
  • Sir James Phillips Kay-Shuttleworth, 1st Baronet, educationalist: corresp with J T Dugdale and others 1850-1879 (2009/023)
  • Peter Slade, pioneer of educational drama: letters to Dr John Casson on dramatherapy 1994-2004 (2009/019)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections and Western Manuscripts

  • Oxford University Scientific Society: papers c1974-2004
  • Oxford University, Dunn School of Pathology: videos rel to work on penicillin
  • Williamscot School: register, with accounts and recipes (18th cent) 1575-1656

Strathclyde University Archives

  • Stuart MacDonald: papers rel to art in education 21st cent (Acc 1070)

University of Westminster Archives

  • Regent Street Polytechnic: additional papers incl photograph album 1889-1967 (UWA RSP)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • World University Service (WUS): minutes and corresp of Chile campaign 1973 -1990s (717)