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Major accessions to repositories in 2010 relating to Health and Medicine


Bedfordshire and Luton Archives Service

  • Bedfordshire and Luton Primary Care Trust: records received from successor body, South Essex Partnership Foundation Trust 20th cent (HO/NHS)
  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, Bedfordshire branch: papers 1923-73 (X963)
  • Steppingley Hospital: plans, drawings and papers 20th cent (Z1412)

Bristol Record Office

  • Album of poems, greetings cards and pictures by soldiers treated at Foye House Hospital, Leigh Woods, presented to Sister Summerfield 1916 (44344)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Fulbourn Hospital: additional records, incl reports and indexes rel to psychiatric services and index of patients (1858-1906) 1858-2003 (R110/081)

Canterbury Cathedral Archives

  • Jesus Hospital, Canterbury: additional records incl log books, confirmation registers, minutes and appointments register 1934-2001 (U204)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Sir Ludwig Guttmann, physician, founder of the Paralympics: image collection comprising photographs, medical slides, film c1930-70 (AR 39/2010)
  • John Lloyd-Hart, medical historian: research papers rel to history of Tindal, Royal Bucks and Stoke Mandeville hospitals incl original documents 20th cent (AR 1/2010)

Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Jessie Wright, nurse: diary from Roses Farm, Pickmere, vol of autograph poetry and photographs, comments book from Red Cross Hospital, Knutsford 1866-1915
  • Tarporley War Memorial Hospital: papers incl records rel to proposed closure of Hospital and establishment of a hospital trust 1971-99 (D7783)

City of Westminster Archives Centre

  • Inventory and valuation of the fixtures and furnishings of 34 Harley Street, the premises of Howard H Tooth CB MD CMG FRCP, neurological physician, made by Gill and Reigate Limited of 63-85 Oxford Street 1913 (Acc 2647)

Conwy Archive Service

  • Conwy Local Health Board: minutes 1999-2009 (CH6)

Coventry History Centre

  • Emily Caskie, midwife: midwife's registers, certificates 1934-2008 (PA2808)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Barrow

  • South Cumbria Community and Mental Health NHS Trust: photographs of health centres and hospitals in South Cumbria 1984-94 (BTSCCMHT)

Denbighshire Record Office

  • Rhyl Hospital League of Friends: constitution, minutes, accounts, corresp and membership records 1957-2009 (DD/DM/1743)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Mary Ryan, midwife of Brimington: case and drug records, personal papers 1953-1983 (D7268)

Devon Record Office

  • Newton Abbot Hospital: registers, accounts and papers 1866-1961 (7810)
  • Tiverton and District Hospital: registers and papers incl Belmont (workhouse) and Post Hill Hospital records 1927-1957 (7709)
  • Devon and Exeter Hospitals: maps and plans, Devon County Lunatic Asylum, Exminster and other hospitals 1845-1962 (7702)
  • Misc records of Torbay hospitals 1919-1962 (7812)

East Kent Archives Centre

  • William Jenner & Co, pharmaceutical chemists, Sandgate: prescription register 1895-1903 (EK/U250)

East Sussex Record Office

  • St Francis Hospital, Haywards Heath: annual reports, patient reception papers, chaplain's reports c1890-1965 (10624)

Essex Record Office

  • Forest Hospital, Buckhurst Hill: minutes, corresp and photographs 1943-1986 (A/H 16)
  • Oral history recording rel to mental health work at Severells, Colchester 2009 (Acc. SA574)

Glamorgan Archives (formerly Glamorgan Record Office)

  • Cardiff Royal Infirmary: admission and discharge registers, theatre registers, annual clinical record 1926-87 (DHC)
  • Ogmore and Garw Urban District Council: registers of tuberculosis notifications 1925-73 (UDOG/MOH)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Henry Charles Boisragon, physician: diary (transferred from Cheltenham Library) 1830-1832 (D11867)

Gwent Record Office

  • Pen-y-Fal Hospital, Abergavenny: patient registers and patient index books 1890-1990 (D5081)
  • St Cadoc Hospital, Caerleon: records incl patient registers 1900-90 (D5080)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Aldershot Cottage Hospital: records incl minutes, accounts, corresp 1895-1949 (146A10)
  • Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester: registers of pupil midwives 1948-62 (101A10W)
  • Sarisbury and District Nursing Association: minutes 1938-51 (17A10)
  • Wessex Regional Health Authority: property portfolio and land utilisation surveys 1983-87 (73A10)
  • Architects' plans and blueprints of Bramshott Sanatorium and Lord Mayor Treloar's Cripples' Hospital c1920-75 (120A09)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Connie Howard: papers, incl accounts of her childhood and notes of her time as a medical missionary in Northern Rhodesia (1946 - 1966) 1946-1966 (Acc 4938)
  • Hertfordshire Primary Care Trust: minutes 1996-2006 (Off Acc 1606)
  • West Hertfordshire and Watford Medical Society: minutes, photographs and other papers 1874-1999 (Acc 4889)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Hull Royal Infirmary Nurses' League: records 1959-2009 (C DSNL/2)

Knowsley Archives

  • St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust: Whiston Hospital site, historic building records and plans of Whiston, St Helens and Rainhill Hospitals c1930-2005 (KA154/U)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Robert Henry Calvert, physician: journal 1897 (DDX 2827)
  • Smith & Nephew Ltd, medical devices manufacturers, London: records nd (DDX 2813)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Ida Stubley, district nurse: registers of cases 1931-1956 (MISC DON 1601)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Guy's Hospital, London: deeds 1700-2010 (H09)
  • Queen Charlotte's Maternity Hospital, Hammersmith: court and committee minutes (1876-1887), weekly committee minutes (1831-1835) 1831-1887 (H27/QC/A)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Norfolk Nursing Federation: committee minutes and agreements with Norfolk County Council 1937-55 (ACC 2010/126)
  • North Walsham and District War Memorial Cottage Hospital: records incl patient registers 1924-88 (ACC 2010/124)
  • Norwich Consolidated Charities: additional records incl Children's Hospital lease books (1638-1850) and a register of apprenticeships and scholarships 1638-1966 (ACC 2010/41)

Northamptonshire Record Office

  • Northampton General Hospital: minutes, outpatients' clinics statistics, nurses' record books, insurance policy register, accident report book, pensions scheme papers 1918-1977 (NGH)

Northumberland Archives

  • Action for Coquetdale Health Services (ACHES): records 1995-2000 (NRO 08889)

Oxfordshire History Centre

  • Vale House, Botley Alzheimers Home: additional records incl minutes, accident books and patient files 1988-2002 (Acc 5942, Acc 5953)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Mount Gould Orthopaedic Hospital, Plymouth: theatre registers 1933-1997 (3650)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Llandrindod Hospital: financial papers, donations books and other records 1907-48 (R/H/5)
  • Talgarth Hospital: patient records and photographs 1900-2000 (B/H/2)

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies

  • British Medical Association, Rotherham branch: minutes 1937-1954 (808-Z)
  • Rotherham Primary Care Trust: minutes 2002-2010 (124-H)

Sheffield Archives

  • National Health Service, Sheffield Regional Health Board and Trent Regional Health Authority: records 1948-1994 (NHS27)
  • Sheffield Area Health Authority: records incl board minutes 1973-1999 (NHS43/1/11)

Shropshire Archives

  • Broseley Cottage Hospital: admission books, operations book, registers of cases, patients books, corresp and photographs of opening of Berrington Hospital 1920-1988 (8145)

Somerset Heritage Centre

  • Frome Cottage Hospital: register of cases 1888-1906 (D\H\fr)
  • League of Friends of Taunton Hospital: executive committee and constitution minutes 2002-2009 (A\AAH)
  • Sandhill Park Hospital: registers of admissions, death, mechanical restraint, corresp regarding discharges, reports of the matron and night nurse, and nurses' personnel records (mixed access) 20th cent (D\H\snd)
  • Tone Vale Hospital: farm reports and publications 1940-1958 (D\H\tv)
  • Wells Asylum: female case book 1903-1909 (D\H\men)
  • Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust: records for unknown institutions, drug book, food index, day/night reports and publications (mixed access) 1940-1969 (D\H\s.nhs)

Southampton Archives Office

  • Southampton Isolation Hospital: patient registers 1934-55 (D)

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

  • Dr Milley's Hospital, Lichfield: pensioner records, cash accounts and leases 1893-1986 (D507)

Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent Archive Service: Stoke-on-Trent City Archives

  • North Staffordshire Royal Infirmary: medical reports 1944-1960 (SD 1504)
  • Westcliffe Hospital, Chell: Turnhurst Road Institution inspection book 1922- 1932 (SD 1524)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Angel Hill Surgery, Bury St Edmunds: patient registers, with details of medicines dispensed and fees charged c1930-1939 (HC585)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Blythburgh and District Hospital: additional records, incl register of inmates, patients registers, committee visitors report and deaths registers 1914-1994 (ID411)
  • Witnesham and Otley Nursing Association: minute book 1941-1953 (GC804)

Surrey History Centre

  • E Evans, midwife, Horley: case registers 1957-76 (8758)
  • Kathleen Mary Hall, midwife, Egham: records incl personal and official registers of cases 1948-68 (8720)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • Solihull Hospital: records incl Solihull Union creed registers 1905-1995 (CR4385)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Catherine Hill, nurse: album of photographs and notes of patients at the Parc Wern Military Hospital 1914-1918 (D/D Z 787/1)
  • Cefn Coed Hospital, Swansea: plans 1913-1931 (D/D H/CC 43/1-21)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Daila Margita Hoadley, midwife, Crawley: case books and drug books 1956-66 (AM 382)
  • Graylingwell Hospital, Chichester: autograph album signed by convalescent soldiers at the War Hospital 1914-16 (Acc 16040)
  • Royal West Sussex NHS Trust: public and private trust board minutes and papers 1994-2009 (Acc 15909)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Bingley Maternity and Child Welfare Voluntary Committee: minutes 1915-1949 (WYB460)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • McIntosh and Thompson, physicians in Huddersfield: day books, cash book 1933-1946 (WYK1565)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • St Luke's Hospital, Huddersfield: records incl admissions papers 1963-2006 (C348)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Westbury Community Hospital: operations registers 1951-2009 (J2/183/2 - J2/183/17)

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • Worcestershire County Council, Environmental Services: Foot and Mouth Disease Liaison Group records 2004 (BA14882)


Lothian Health Services Archive

  • RJ Craig, physician: research papers rel to his published history of Rosslynlee Hospital c1900-1928 (Acc 10/024)
  • Alzheimer Scotland: records c1984-2000 (Acc 10/009)
  • Lothian College of Nursing, Edinburgh: student, staff and technical ledgers c1920-1989 (Acc 10/043)
  • Rosslynlee Hospital, Roslin: additional records 1895-1957 (Acc 10/034)
  • Royal Victoria Hospital, Edinburgh: records incl nursing and patient registers c1930-2000 (Acc 10/030)

National Army Museum, Department of Archives Photographs Film and Sound

  • Winifred Lizie Aldwinkle, matron: papers and photographs rel to career incl the 82 Indian General Hospital and 5th Indian Division c1937-1947 (2010-01-40)

National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • John William Ballantyne, physician: autobiography and diaries 1861-1923 (Acc.13189)


Royal College of Surgeons of England

  • Sir Archibald Hector Mcindoe, plastic surgeon: military patients corresp, drawings and photographs c1939-1943 (ADDMSS 611)

Royal Society

  • Edward Bancroft, physician, fellow of Royal Society: letters (3) c1773 (20098)

Wellcome Library

  • Thomas Adams, solicitor: papers and corresp rel to his gout, establishing a dispensary at Alnwick and treatment of eruptions of the skin 1770-1810 (MS.8728)
  • Alex Bateman, geneticist: personal papers (digital) incl emails c1990-2010 (PP/BAT)
  • William Sydney Charles Copeman, rheumatologist: letters to Copeman and to his father and medical scientist Sydney A Monckton Copeman c1900-1970 (MS.8752)
  • Alan Coulson, geneticist: laboratory notebooks, corresp and papers rel to early research on genetic sequencing c1969-1992 (PP/COU)
  • Henry Victor Dicks, psychiatrist: papers, reports, memoranda, drafts with lecture and seminar notes 1930-1976 (PP/HVD)
  • Alan E H Emery, medical geneticist: records incl lecture notes, publications, photographs, files and slides rel to career and muscular dystrophies c1960-2010 (PP/AEE)
  • Max Meier Glatt, doctor and pioneer in treatment of alcoholism and drug addiction: corresp and articles with press cuttings c1912-1999 (PP/MXG)
  • Cyril Keele, pharmacologist: papers incl notebook on experiments, ideas behind work on pain, with article c1945-1960 (Keele)
  • Thomas North, ship's surgeon, SS Glenavon: journal of voyage to China on SS Glenavon with notes on patients in Somerset and Bath Asylum 1891 (MS.8741)
  • Sir John Pattison, microbiologist: digital records rel to Spongiform Encephalopathy Advisory Committee (SEAC) incl supporting documents and copies of SEAC minutes c1970-1991 (PP/JPN)
  • Shirley Ratcliffe, geneticist: papers rel to Edinburgh MRC Cytogenetics Unit Study on Long Term Outcomes for children with sex chromosome abnormalities incl subject case files on XXX females, XXY males and XYY males c1960-1999 (PP/SRA)
  • Peter Rohde, psychiatrist: records rel to career incl corresp, notes and patient files, consultations c1970-2003 (PP/ROH)
  • Auguste Ambroise Tardieu, physician and forensic scientist: manuscript letters by patients later published in 'Etude Medico-Legale sur la Folie' c1850-1869 (MS.8729)
  • Major R C Wilmot, Royal Army Medical Corps: diary and field message book rel to 140th Field Ambulance, First World War 1915-1917 (MS.8730)
  • Alliance for Cannabis Therapeutics: papers incl letters, patient letters, corresp files, factsheets, scrapbooks and cuttings 1992-2007 (SA/ACT)
  • British Orthodontic Society: administrative records incl programmes from annual conferences 1996, 2006-2008 1973-2008 (SA/BSO)
  • International Epidemiological Association: records incl council and executive minutes and other documents 1956-2009 (SA/IEA)
  • World Federation of Occupational Therapists: records 1952-2007 (SA/WFO)
  • Apothecary's recipe book incl medical, culinary, household and cosmetics recipes and formulae c1822 (MS.8751)
  • Medical and culinary recipe book c1700-1899 (MS.8738)
  • Whitbread family: receipt (recipe) book incl culinary, medical and household recipes c1700-1811 (MS.8745)


Birmingham University Information Services, Special Collections Department

  • Edith Patricia Stanley, nurse: papers rel to relief work with Palestinian refugees at church missionary society hospital, Gaza 1927-2009 (CMS/ACC925)

Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre

  • Robert Geoffrey Edwards, physiologist and pioneer in reproductive medicine: scientific papers 1970-1980s (EDWS)

Cambridge University: Selwyn College Archives

  • Geoffrey Hubert Wooler, cardiothoracic surgeon: personal papers, incl medicine notebooks and autobiography 'Pig in a suitcase' c1930-1980 (SEPP/WOOLER)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • James Walker, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology: record cards containing maternity data 20th cent (2010/384)
  • Brittle Bone Society, Dundee: records c1950-2010 (2010/391)
  • Royal Dundee Institution for the Blind and Lord Roberts Workshop, Dundee: records 1870-2010 (MS 319)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Thomas Jaffrey McNair, surgeon: collection 1946-1963 (E2010.20)
  • Margaret Winifred Rushforth, psychoanalyst: collection rel to her 1855-1984 (E2010.10)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • Peter Riven Braude, professor of reproductive medicine: papers 1972-1993 (BRAUDE)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Grace Coleridge Frankland, bacteriologist: corresp, diaries, lecture notes and personal and professional papers (2009/37)
  • Association of Teachers of Psychiatry in Undergraduate Medical Schools: minutes 1949-1968 (2010/023)

Newcastle upon Tyne University: Special Collections

  • Liam Joseph Donaldson, chief medical officer and university chancellor: papers rel to work as UK Government's Chief Medical Officer and to his work and activities post-retirement 1998-2010 (LD)

Oxford University: Regent's Park College, Angus Library

  • Sylvia Slade, medical missionary in Nepal: personal papers, reports, corresp and photographs 1950-75 (BMS Acc 264)