Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
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Major accessions to repositories in 2010 relating to Women's History


BBC Written Archives Centre

  • Marion Nancarrow, drama producer: radio drama scripts produced or directed by her 1994-99 (RS11)


Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

  • Penistone Townswomen's Guild: minute book, annual reports, photographs c1940-1999 (A/3296/G)
  • South Yorkshire Women's Development Trust: 'Women in Industry' oral history project incl recordings, images and research documents covering c1900-2000 2010 (A/3249/Z)

Bath Record Office

  • Margaret Morrish, of Bathford, Box and Hollocombe: personal and family papers and photographs incl British Legion Women's Section conferences 1920-1995 (855)
  • Bath Association of Graduate Women: minutes, accounts, corresp and membership records 1957-2008 (858)

Bedfordshire and Luton Archives Service

  • Bedfordshire Ladies County Golf Association: minutes and match records 1914-2004 (Z1425)
  • British Federation of Business and Professional Women, Luton club: scrapbooks and ephemera 1941-79 (Z1424)
  • Girls Brigade, 2nd Biggleswade: records 20th cent (Z1397)

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)

Bury Museum and Archives

  • Whitefield & District (Evening) Townswomen's Guild: records 1967-2005 (GWT)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Association of Assistant Mistresses, Cambridgeshire branch: minutes 1928-1966 (R110/039)
  • Cambridge City Labour Party: additional records, incl women's section minutes and newscutting books 1943-1995 (R110/087)
  • Soroptimist International of Cambridge: minutes 1994-2007 (R110/065)

Carmarthenshire Archive Service

  • Merched y Wawr, Nantgaredig Branch: records 1982-2004 (8137)

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

  • Jane Francis, library historian: research papers rel to parochial and school libraries, with papers as committee member of Haddenham Village Society (AR 44/2010)
  • Royal British Legion, Womens Section, Ellesborough branch: records incl minutes, contribution registers 1937-2010 (D-X 1926)

Ceredigion Archives

  • Merched y Wawr, Emlyn: minute books 1974-2000 (DSO/33/14)
  • Merched y Wawr, Cylch Teifi: minute books and corresp 1971-2000 (DSO/339)
  • Merched y Wawr, Cangen Llanfarian a'r Cylch: log books 1977-2001 (DSO/33/6/1-3)
  • Merched y Wawr, Penrhyncoch: minutes (DSO/33/12)
  • Merched y Wawr, Tregaron: records incl minutes, scrap books and photographs 1982-2004 (DSO/33/8)

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

Cornwall Record Office

  • Camborne Ladies Probus Club: papers 1994-2010 (AD2092)

Coventry History Centre

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

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Barrow

  • Barrow Girls' Grammar School: staff and admissions registers and photographs 1894-1977 (BDS 18)

Cumbria Record Office, Carlisle Headquarters

  • Dorothy Thwaytes: letters and papers 1798-1835 (DX 1982)

Denbighshire Record Office

  • Merched y Wawr, Bryneglwys and Llandegla branches: minutes 1976-2006 (DD/DM/1718)
  • Merched y Wawr, Llanfair: committee minutes 1973-97 (DD/DM/1709)
  • Merched y Wawr, Llannefydd: minutes 1979-99 (DD/DM/1711)
  • Merched y Wawr, Rhyl: minutes 1969-1990 (DD/DM/1740)

Derbyshire Record Office

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

Devon Record Office

  • Baring-Gould family of Lew Trenchard: reminiscences by Joan Priestley, daughter of Sabine Baring-Gould about her father, her childhood and her married life in India, with transcription by Dr R Wawman 2010 20th cent (7743)
  • Joan E Bishop, of Exeter: reminiscences of childhood in Exeter in the 1930's diaries, photographs, letters and cards 1996-2010 (7747)
  • Ashwater Womens Institute: minutes, accounts, photographs and papers 1951-2003 (7797)
  • Mary Parminter Charity, Withycombe Raleigh: copy endowment deed and minutes 1824-1927 (7803)
  • Sid Vale Ladies Probus Club: minutes 1988-2009 (7708)

Doncaster Archives Department

  • Rosalie Winterton, MP: additional constituency corresp 1997-2007 (DD/RW)

Dorset History Centre

  • Mary Spencer Watson, sculptor: corresp, photographs and papers incl slides, photographs and printed material rel to stone-working at Purbeck and exhibitions 1930-1999 (D/MSW)
  • Dorchester Evening Townswomens Guild: minutes and papers 1966-2006 (D.2233)
  • Dorset Federation of Womens Institutes: executive committee and council meeting minutes 1926-2001 (W.19)

Dumfries and Galloway Archives

  • Wigtownshire Girl Guides Association: records c1920-2010 (GGD685)

Durham County Record Office

  • Nerys Ann Johnson, artist and curator: records (7546)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Laxton and Skelton Women's Institute: records 1926-1986 (DDX1665)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Harcourt family of Wigsell, Salehurst: letters from Elizabeth Harcourt to her daughter Mrs Ringer, of London 1708-09 (10464)
  • Getrude Ellen Grey, of Uckfield: papers and photographs incl material rel to Uckfield Carnival 1912-2010 (10625)
  • Kathleen Philips, evacuee: recollections of her experiences when evacuated from Croydon to Sussex 1939-40 (10579)
  • Levett family, Court Lodge Farm, Bodiam: additional papers of Erica Gertude Levett c1890-1959 (10655)
  • East Sussex Federation of Womens Institutes: additional branch records of Anderida, Crowborough Morning and Cross-in-Hand Womens Institutes 1968-2002 (10492)
  • East Sussex Federation of Womens Institutes: additional branch records of Wartling, Wannock, Hooe, Brook Valley, Burwash and Warren Woodingdean Womens Institutes 1961-2010 (10560)
  • East Sussex Federation of Womens Institutes: additional branch records of Hammerwood and Hotlye, Rotherfield, and Westham and Hankham Womens Institutes 1931-2004 (10606)

Essex Record Office

  • Katharine Anne Rasch, wife of Sir Frederick Carne Rasch, 1st Baronet: scrapbooks 1886-1892 (A12814)
  • Charlotte Anne Wright of Essex: household account book 1845-1848 (A13037)
  • Colchester Inner Wheel: minutes, attendance registers and albums 1997-2010 (D/Z 572)
  • Little Chesterford Womens Institute: minutes and members register 1925-1933 (D/Z 581)
  • Tendring Womens Auxiliary Air Force Association: minutes, accounts, membership lists and other papers 1992-2001 (D/Z 567)

Glamorgan Archives (formerly Glamorgan Record Office)

  • Cardiff and District United Reformed Church Women's Fellowship: committee minutes, corresp, financial records, attendance book, orders of service and posters 1958-2000 (D723)
  • Glamorgan Federation of Women's Institutes: Bro Hafren Group minutes of group and president's meetings 1949-2008 (D744)
  • Llandough Women's Institute: committee and meeting minutes, secretary's annual reports, churchyard survey, certificates, photograph albums and scrapbooks 1949-2010 (DXNO16)
  • Mothers Union, St Matthew Pontypridd: minutes and attendance registers 1910-1983 (DMUL)
  • Soroptimists International, Cardiff and District: minutes, corresp, accounts, programme materials and photographs 1981-2005 (D220)
  • Womens Archive of Wales: additional records including Older Lesbian Network newsletters, Border Women newsletters and Women's Archive of Wales Roadshow questionnaires, reports and forms (2008-2010) 1991-2010 (DWAW)

Glasgow City Archives

  • Inner Wheel (District 23), West of Scotland: minute books, accounts and other records rel to membership and activities of several clubs incl Clydebank, Dennistoun, Glasgow North and Kelvin Inner Wheel clubs 1956-1995 (TD1806)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Mangotsfield Townswomen's Guild: minutes, accounts, photographs and papers 1947-1979 (D12018)

Greater Manchester County Record Office (with Manchester Archives)

  • Soroptimist International, Manchester club: minutes, membership records incl resignations, transfers and obituaries, newsletters, programme cards 1995-2007 (G.SIG)

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • Merched-Y-Wawr, Golan: minutes 1974-99 (XM 12681)
  • Merched-y-Wawr, Bryncroes: minutes 1969-74 (XM 12682)
  • Merched-y-Wawr, Porthmadog: minutes 1968-2006 (XM 12753)

Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Record Office

  • Merched y Wawr, Meirionnydd: minutes for Y Ganllwyd, Bala, Llanuwchllyn, Abermaw/Barmouth and Dolgellau branches 1967-2008 (Acc. Nos: 6643, 6656, 6670, 6673, 6692)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Sandra Julia Gidley, politician: CD of casework as MP, example standard letters c2000-2010 (82A10)
  • Sarisbury and District Nursing Association: minutes 1938-51 (17A10)
  • Thruxton Women's Institute: records incl minutes and accounts 1950-2005 (80A01)
  • West Downs School, Winchester: papers of Miss AH Campbell, teacher, rel mainly to school's evacuation to Blair Atholl Castle incl mark books and division lists 1942-49 (163A10W)

Herefordshire Record Office

  • Leinthall Earls and Aymestry Womens Institute: records 1923-2003 (CK80)

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)
  • Inner Wheel Club (District 26): minute books and photographs of disbanded clubs c1940-1998 (Acc 4977)
  • National Union of Townswomen's Guilds, Hertford afternoon branch: additional minutes 1974-2006 (Acc 5016)

Highland Archives: Caithness Archive Centre

  • Inner Wheel Club of Wick: minute books 1969-2009 (P759)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • Hull Royal Infirmary Nurses' League: records 1959-2009 (C DSNL/2)
  • Park Street Unitarian Church, Hull: records incl minutes and womens friendly society minutes 1524-1990 (C DCU)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • Stow Longa Womens Institute: papers rel to programmes and projects, photographic negatives, scrapbooks and misc papers 1979-2007 (Acc. 5392)

Kingston Museum and Heritage Service

  • Kingston Womens Group: records 1960-2010 (KX460)
  • Tolworth Afternoon Townswomen's Guild: records 1953-2010 (KX466)

Lambeth Archives Department

  • Lambeth Women's Project: records 1980-2010 (2010/8)

Lancashire Record Office

  • Blackpool Afternoon Townswomen's Guild: records 1985-2008 (DDX 2818)
  • Chorley Townswomen's Guild: records 1955-2003 (DDX 2822)
  • Girl Guides Association, Lancashire West: reports 1972-86 (DDX 867/18)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Eveleen Cooke, diarist: school holiday and wartime diaries 1911-2010 (DE7926)
  • Diana Dallaston, diarist: personal diaries and her own records of the 6th Leicester Girls' Life Brigade 1942-1952 (DE7930)
  • Iris Loke, teacher: personal papers incl certificates, school reports and service card 1922-1965 (DE7902)
  • Harriette Pares, letter writer: letters and associated papers 1800-1899 (DE7964)
  • Phyllis May Slater, wife of Methodist preacher and missionary in China: memoirs and photographs c1978 (DE7852)
  • Leicester Forest Women's Institute: minute books, record books, annual reports, accounts, receipt books, financial statements and records, membership book and other ephemera 1930-2007 (DE7899)
  • LeicestHERday Trust: 150 oral history recordings and associated paper work rel to an Heritage Lottery Fund community project, which interviewed local women 2009-2010 (DE7965)
  • Royal British Legion, Barrow-upon-Soar branch: women's section minutes and contributions register 1947-1965 (DE7838)
  • Winchingestone Ladies Social Group: minutes, financial records, corresp 1963-2007 (DE7990)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Ida Stubley, district nurse: registers of cases 1931-1956 (MISC DON 1601)
  • Kirton Womens Institute: minute and record books, drama and choir book, attendance records, secretary's reports 1935-2006 (WI)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Blackburne House, women's education provider: photographs and publications 1905-85 (373 BLA)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Lesbian London Publishers: minutes, policy papers, corresp, financial records, publicity 1991-1994 (LMA/4540)
  • Southwark Diocese: muniments and records of various committees incl women's ministry and war damage 1876-1988 (DS)
  • Willis Darnley Wilkie: records incl corresp, papers of Wilkie and his wife Edna Vinton Wilkie and related organisational records incl Social Services Departments (Ealing and Brent Borough Councils) and Huntley-Wilkie Consultancy 1880-2010 (21 boxes)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Barbara Dodwell, historian and archivist: research papers rel to Norwich Cathedral Priory archives and other research interests c1930-96 (ACC 2010/221)
  • Jean M Kennedy, Norfolk County Archivist: research and teaching papers with some material rel to Norfolk Record Office 1951-2003 (ACC 2009/355)
  • Drayton Wives Club: records incl minutes, accounts 1964-94 (ACC 2010/18)
  • Girls Friendly Society, Norwich Diocese: records incl minutes 1881-1995 (ACC 2010/98)
  • Hickling Womens Institute: records incl minutes, graveyard survey 20th-21st cent (ACC 2009/307)
  • Thorpe House School For Girls, Thorpe: admission register 1934-60 (ACC 2009/325)
  • Records of suspended branches of Womens Institute in Norfolk incl Aylsham Afternoon, Reepham Evening, Strumpshaw and Lingwood, and Upper Thorpe 1925-2006 (ACC 2009/378)

North Devon Record Office

  • Torrington group of Women's Institutes: minutes, accounts, membership records, photographs and papers 1929-2009 (A385)

Northamptonshire Record Office

  • Janet Harrison, academic: corresp, papers and photographs 1950-1969 (2010/19)
  • Christina Tebbutt, of Boughton: papers and family photographs rel to Tebbutt, Capell and Pettit families and business; Flore and Glassthorpe poor rate book compiled in 1800 by Richard Capell and David Wilding, overseers to the poor 1800-2004 (129p/283)
  • Northamptonshire County Federation of Women's Institutes: executive and sub-committee minutes 1937-1999 (2010/128)
  • Yelvertoft Women's Institute: minute and record books 1932-2000 (2010/107)

Northumberland Archives

  • Bedlingtonshire Tangent Club: records 1973-2010 (NRO 08844)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Victoria Rouse, life model: accounts of experiences as a life model in educational establishments in Nottingham and Derby incl photographs 1960-2010 (7794)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • Eveline Eddison, Her Majesty's Stationery Office worker: personal papers rel to education at Waterloo Central School and work at HMSO 1935-65 (M121)

Pembrokeshire Record Office

  • Merched Y Wawr, Blaenffos: minutes, programmes and membership records 1968-2009 (DSO/108)
  • Merched Y Wawr, Mynachlogddu: minutes 1973-1999 (DSO/107)
  • Penally Women's Institute: minutes 1952-93 (D/WI/42)
  • Tasker's High School for Girls Old Girls Association: minutes, corresp and other papers 1942-80 (DSO/105)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • Indigent Old Women's Society, Perth and Perth Ladies Clothing Society: minutes and financial records 1806-1978 (MS299)
  • Scottish Womens Rural Institute, Stanley branch: additional minutes 1978-2003 (10/15)
  • Soroptimist International, Perth branch: additional records c1934-1998 (MS222)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Mothers' Union, St James the Less, Plymouth: minutes and reports 1957-1981 (3670)
  • Mothers' Union: St Thomas, North Keyham: minutes 1936-1951 (3664)
  • Betty Baxter, aircraft woman and cook: service papers and an autograph book of colleagues and friends at the radar station, RAF Downderry, Torpoint, Cornwall 1942-1946 (3651)

Sandwell Community History and Archives Service

  • Gladys Lily Brant of Oldbury: records incl diaries and photograph albums c1930-2008 (acc 2010/38)
  • Eunice Brookes of Blackheath: diaries 1939-1947 (acc 2010/3)

Sheffield Archives

  • Sylvia Anginotti, councillor: papers 1986-2002 (X438)
  • Sheffield City Council, Equality Unit: records rel to International Women's Day Festival and 'Take Our Daughters To Work' campaign minutes, reports, corresp and publicity 1990 - 2010 (CA)
  • Sheffield Women's Forum: constitution, minutes, reports, publicity, campaign literature 1990s (X394)

Shropshire Archives

  • Church Stretton Countrywomen's Guild Committee: minutes, photograph albums of arts festivals 1982-2003 (8074)
  • Merched y Wawr, Oswestry: minutes of meetings, account book, programmes 1974-2006 (8116)

Somerset Heritage Centre

  • Glastonbury Inner Wheel Club: minutes 1950-2005 (A\DCY)
  • 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)
  • Wells Asylum: female case book 1903-1909 (D\H\men)
  • Womens Co-operative Guild, Crewkerne branch: minutes and registers 1957-1989 (A\BII)

St Helens Local History and Archives Library

  • Cowley Girls' School, St Helens: records 1875-2010 (SE/4)

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

  • South Staffordshire Federation of Townswomen's Guilds: minutes of executive committee and council 1971-2005 (D6983)

Stirling Council Archive Service

  • Scottish Womens Rural Institute, Buchlyvie branch: records 1933-2004 (1455)

Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch

  • Bury St Edmunds Womens Institute: minute and record books, corresp and attendance registers 1983-2007 (GH523)
  • Cavendish Womens Institute: monthly record books (7) 1977-2004 (GH547)
  • Cockfield Womens Institute: attendance books, corresp, scrapbooks and other records 1929-2009 (GH546)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • Otley Womens Institute: committee meeting minutes, record book, photographs, newscuttings and misc papers 1959-1988 (GH25)
  • Stratford St Mary Womens Institute: record books (5), committee meeting minute books (5), programme book, attendance registers (29), president and secretary reports, Stourside Group 22 committee group meeting minutes and misc papers 1963-2007 (GH11)

Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft Branch

  • Kessingland Womens Institute: records, incl minutes and papers rel to monthly meetings 1952-2009 (1081)

Surrey History Centre

  • Marguerite Howarth, artist: paintings and drawings of Surrey locations c1955-79 (8658)
  • Florence Doris Hyatt: audio-taped memoirs rel to her life, career and wartime memories in Surrey and elsewhere c1910-2009 (8653)
  • Joan Walters: reminiscences of life in East Surrey c1920-39 (8695)
  • Chiddingfold Womens Institute: records incl minutes and record books 1919-2003 (8699)
  • Shere and Gomshall Womens Institute: notes of visits to patients in Brookwood Hospital 1958-96 (8766)

Teesside Archives

  • Middlesbrough Ladies Luncheon Club: minutes (1937-1942, 1998-2008) 1937-2008 (6997)

Trafford Local Studies

  • Anne Brassey of Bowdon: corresp and family tree 1913-15 (10/85)
  • Flixton Ladies Choir: scrapbook, concert programmes and photographs 1966-81 (10/55)
  • Urmston Inner Wheel Club: minutes 1947-2010 (10/75)

Tyne and Wear Archives

  • South Shields Business and Professional Women's Club: records of Newcastle club 1939-2004 (S.BPW3)
  • Tynemouth Village Townswomen's Guild: minutes 1935-1998 (S.TWG5)
  • Whitley Bay Briardene Townswomen's Guild: minutes and accounts 1964-2009 (S.TWG6)

Walsall Local History Centre

  • Walsall Central Townswomens' Guild: minute books 1964 - 2006 (Acc 1470)

Warwickshire County Record Office

  • British Federation of Graduate Women, Warwick and Leamington Branch: committee and annual general meeting minutes, membership application forms, sundry papers, corresp files 1948-2005 (CR4321)
  • Leamington College for Girls: staff registers, stock and stores register, stock book 1905-1972 (CR4351)

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)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Selina Vosper: diary while a member of the Clark household 1848 (Acc 15755)
  • Daila Margita Hoadley, midwife, Crawley: case books and drug books 1956-66 (AM 382)
  • Soroptimist International, Chichester and District club: records c1960-2010 (Acc 16036)
  • West Sussex Womens Institute: additional branch records for Scaynes Hill and Aldwick West 1917-2005 (Acc 15919)
  • West Sussex Womens Institute: additional branch records for Warninglid, Felpham, Hunston and Felpham Field 1933-2002 (Acc 15950)
  • West Sussex Womens Institute: additional branch records for Sullington and Hunston 1944-2001 (Acc 15984)
  • Worthing Women's Luncheon Club: records c1930-95 (Acc 15883)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Elaine Coventry Denby, architect, singer and writer: diaries and journals 1936-1948 (WYB482)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Soroptimist International of Huddersfield: minutes, membership records 1987-2007 (WYK1190)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Leeds Methodist Women's Luncheon Club: minutes, membership lists, subscription registers, corresp 1939-2008 (WYL2317)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Elland Parish: records incl accounts, minutes, corresp and Mother's Union records 1893-2004 (WDP182)
  • South Elmsall Inner Wheel Club: records incl visitor's books, minutes and photograph albums 1957-2010 (WYW1732)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Soroptimist International, Leigh and District: records 1946-2001 (Acc. 2010/15)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Corsham Townswomen's Guild: account book 1992-2010 (3889)
  • Redlynch and District Womens Institute: minutes and papers 1916-2010 (3894)
  • Album photographs (32) of Alton Parva farm, Figheldean, several of which are of female farm workers, probably members of the Womens' Land Army 1916 (3372)

Wirral Archives Service

  • Stella Jones of Wirral: letters 1921-27 (1867)
  • Bebington Inner Wheel Club: minutes 1951-96 (1884)

Wolverhampton Archives and Local Studies

  • Tettenhall Inner Wheel Club: minute books, financial records, photographs 1982-2005 (D-SO-55)

Worcestershire Record Office, County Hall Branch

  • Hereford and Worcester Federation of Townswomen's Guilds, Three Counties Federation: minutes 1993-2007 (BA15234)
  • Worcester Methodist Church and Circuit, Womens Committee: records 1978-2002 (BA15189)


British Film Institute, Special Collections

  • Deborah Jane Kerr, actress: scrapbook on Merle Oberon c1930-1949
  • Catherine O'Brien, film publicist: papers incl corresp, working papers, publicity material and scrapbooks 1938-2005

British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • Elizabeth Berridge, author: papers incl literary drafts and corresp c1940-2009
  • Sonia Mary Brownell, literary assistant: letters (39) to William Jovanovich 1960-1980

British Library, Sound Archive

  • Thea Musgrave, composer: recordings (C1429)
  • Sisterhood and After, the Women's Liberation oral history project: recordings incl activists from 1960s-1980s, produced in partnership with the University of Sussex, British Library and Women's Library c2010-2011 (C1420)

Island Archives, Guernsey

  • L'Islet Women's Institute: committee minutes, reports and certificates 1990-2007 (AQ 876)
  • Records rel to Channel Island Ladies Amateur Golf Association and Island Games Ladies Golf (Mrs Diana Hudson) 1937-2005 (AQ 1190)

Jersey Archive

  • Audrey Moody, teacher, Jersey: photographs and papers from her time as Deputy Head Mont Nicolle School 1960-1999 (JA/1808)
  • Trinity Womens Institute, Jersey: minutes, accounts, corresp and scrapbooks 1949-2009 (JA/1790)
  • Letters rel to the Occupation and Liberation by Phyllis Bree nee Heath 1940-1945 (JA/1811)

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

  • Isabella Begg, sister of Robert Burns: personal and Burns Begg family corresp and papers 1798-1977 (Acc.13138)
  • Edith Macarthur, actress: papers, incl playscripts, production photographs, press cuttings and programmes c1942-2006 (Acc.13182)
  • Tessa Ransford, poet: additional literary and personal papers 1973-2003 (Acc.13195)
  • Michael Roberts, author and critic: papers, incl some later papers of Janet Adam Smith concerning Roberts 1922-48 (Acc.13145)
  • Jan Struther, poet, essayist and hymn writer: literary and personal papers 1909-53 (Acc.13220)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Augustus Edwin John, painter and etcher and Dorelia John, painter: letters to Mavis and Tristan de Vere Cole 1934-68 (NLW MS 24007, NLW MS 24008, NLW MS 24009)
  • Jan Morris, author: corresp and personal papers incl a transcript of memoirs 'Conundrum' (Additional: Jan Morris Papers)
  • Wales Women's National Coalition: records 2002-10 (Wales Women's National Coalition Papers)

National Museums Liverpool: Maritime Archives and Library

  • Mary Simon of Liverpool: journals of voyages with husband 1945-85 (D/DSM)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • Felicia Browne, artist: corresp, drawings and designs, sketchbooks and press cuttings c1920-1936 (TGA 201023)
  • Gemma Levine, photographer: black and white photographs(12,000) rel to Henry Moore; photographs (19,000) rel to artists and art world; related documents and recorded interviews c1970-1999 (TGA 201012)

Victoria & Albert Museum, Archive of Art and Design

  • Barbara Goalen, fashion model: papers incl photographs with press cuttings c1946-1985 (AAD/2010/5)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Hilda Kean, historian: corresp, minutes and papers 1982-1989 (KEAN)
  • Diana Mary Leonard, feminist and sociologist: corresp and papers 1974-2011 (LEONARD)
  • Gilda Ann O'Neill, novelist and historian: corresp and records 2000-2008 (O'NEILL)

Black Cultural Archives

  • Stella Dadzie, feminist educationalist: papers and minutes of the Organisation of Women of Asian and African Decent, papers of the African Red Family, African Students Union, Haringey Black Womens Centre 1970-1990 (DADZIE)

Institution of Engineering and Technology Archives

  • Peggy Hodges, former president of Women's Engineering Society: personal papers 1941-2009 (SC MSS 187)

Lambeth Palace Library

  • Rhoda Batty, Mothers Union President of India, Pakistan and Ceylon: photographs 1950-1959 (MU/MSS/2/11)

Religious Society of Friends Library

  • Christopher Upton, member of Friends Relief Service: papers incl records of Sybil Upton rel to Friends Relief Service 1940-1947 (11269)

Seven Stories, the Centre for Children's Books

  • Jill Barton, author and illustrator: artwork incl preparatory work and finished illustrations (JB)
  • Leila Berg, author: papers incl corresp, typescripts and books c1930-2000 (LBe)
  • Enid Mary Blyton, writer: papers incl typescripts, ephemera and books 1924-2006 (EB)
  • Lucy Maria Boston, writer: manuscripts and typescripts c1952-1975 (LMB)
  • Sarah Garland, author and illustrator: original artwork, incl preparatory material and finished illustrations c1980-1992 (SG)
  • Catherine Storr, writer: papers incl manuscripts, contracts and corresp c1940-1999 (CS)
  • Diana Wynne Jones, author: manuscripts, typescripts and other related papers c1970-2000 (DWJ)

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance: Laban Archive

  • Beatrice Mazzoni Loeb, dancer and teacher: letters, drawings and photographs, incl drawings by Frittz Kramer c1970-1992 (AccNo/2010/3)
  • Marion North, dance pioneer and Principal, Laban: research papers on movement characteristics of babies c1950-1980 (AccNo/2010/5)

Wellcome Library

  • 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)

Westminster Abbey Muniment Room and Library

  • Pauline Plummer, painting conservator and restorer: papers rel to work on the tomb of Edmund 'Crouchback', Earl of Lancaster in Westminster Abbey, with students, following fire in 1969 1971-1974 (Z/5)

Yorkshire Archaeological Society

  • Mary Chitty, archaeologist: papers incl corresp, notes, photographs, and publications; papers rel to excavations in Yorkshire and journal of Anna Mary Clark 1927-1991 (MS1882)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • Sarah Barclay Webster, resident of Aberdeen: memoirs of life around Old Aberdeen c1900-40 (MS 3825)

Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections

  • Enid Roberts, scholar: notes, lectures and transcripts of manuscripts 1917-2010 (2010/18)

Birmingham University Information Services, Special Collections Department

  • Ariadne Nicolaeff, playwright and translator: literary and other papers 1956-1981 (MS822)
  • Edith Patricia Stanley, nurse: papers rel to relief work with Palestinian refugees at church missionary society hospital, Gaza 1927-2009 (CMS/ACC925)
  • Dorothy Walker: letters to her fiance, Stanley Chamberlain 1938-1946 (MS806)

Bradford University: JB Priestley Library

  • Brenda Thomson, peace campaigner: records rel to role in pressure groups incl Peace Education Network 1980-1989

Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Joan Ursula Vaughan Williams, poet and author: poems and translations (MS Add. 9750)

Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre

  • Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher of Kesteven, prime minister: Private Office speech files 2000s (THCR)

Cambridge University: King's College Archive Centre

  • Violet Compton: papers, incl letters and postcards from EM Forster, manuscript memoir, typescript transcript of a BBC recording of Compton on Forster and newspaper clippings 1907-1963 (GBR/0272/EMF/18/121X)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Marjorie Jean Oswald Kennedy, wartime codebreaker and librarian: papers 20th cent (E2010.44)
  • Margaret Winifred Rushforth, psychoanalyst: collection rel to her 1855-1984 (E2010.10)

Hull History Centre (Hull University Archives)

  • Joan Barton, poet and bookseller: records incl corresp and typescripts and manuscripts of poems, books and journals featuring Barton's work c1920-1980 (U DX)
  • Womens Co-operative Guild: papers incl corresp, accounts and attendance registers 1950-2008 (U DCW)

Liverpool University: Special Collections and Archives

  • Felicia Dorothea Hemans, poet: letters incl corresp with Miss Maynard 1772-1897 (MS.28.3)

London Metropolitan University: The Women's Library

  • Sally Alexander, feminist academic: corresp and conference papers 1970-1989 (7SAA)
  • Vivienne Lake, feminist priest: corresp 1984-2004 (7VEL)
  • Gender & History, journal, Bognor Regis: working papers 1980-2010 (6GHJ)
  • Bolton Women's Liberation Group: oral history CD's 2009-2010 (5BWG)
  • Griffins Society, charity: minutes and papers 1965-2005 (5GRI)
  • Women's History Network: papers 1990-2005 (6WHN)

London University: Goldsmiths College

  • Subversive Stitch Exhibition: corresp and records 1988 (MAKE/AR/E/003)

London University: Institute of Education

  • Miriam David, professor of education: papers 1970-2010

London University: King's College Archives

  • Saki Ruth Dockrill, historian: papers 1992-2009 (Acc 2050)

London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives Division

  • Ivy Molly Bolton, Chairman of London County Council: corresp, speeches, lecture notes and photographs c1910-1970 (BOLTON)
  • Eunice Wilson, cartographer: papers relating to her work with Sir Dudley Stamp 1930-1969 (COLL MISC 1208)

Manchester University: John Rylands Library

  • Grace Coleridge Frankland, bacteriologist: corresp, diaries, lecture notes and personal and professional papers (2009/37)
  • Research papers of Heather Sharps rel to the fiction of James Kay-Shuttleworth (2010/018)

Museum of English Rural Life

  • Sadie Ward, historian: research notes for her publication 'War in the Countryside' c1980-89 (D DX1920)
  • Joan Pitt, photographer: photographs and business records c1950-89 (P DX1903)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts

  • Elizabeth Bevington, Quaker: diary of travels with her husband late 18th cent
  • Elizabeth Carey, wife of Philip Melvill, Lt Governor of Pendennis Castle: memorial diary for her deceased children and relatives 1803-08
  • Mary Gwladys Charles, diarist: diary on two visits to London
  • Joanna Richardson, literary biographer: letters (12) to Winifred Hamilton-Meikle
  • Enid Mary Starkie, reader in French Literature Oxford University: letters (12) to Winifred Hamilton-Meikle

Oxford University: Regent's Park College, Angus Library

  • Bertha Cotter, missionary in Angola (formerly the Portugese Congo): corresp 1909-10 (BMS Acc. 263)
  • Rhoda Couldridge, missionary in Angola: materials on Kimbanguism, incl papers of her husband Charles Couldridge c1950-69 (BMS Acc. 261)
  • Sylvia Slade, medical missionary in Nepal: personal papers, reports, corresp and photographs 1950-75 (BMS Acc 264)

Oxford University: St Antony's College: Middle East Centre Archive

  • Rosalind Ramirez, governess: additional papers, mainly corresp while governess to King Feisal of Iraq 1943-60 (0503)

Reading University Library: Special Collections

  • Nan Youngman, artist: letters and poems to Martin and Cecil Robertson 1961-94 (MS5413)

Sussex University Library Special Collections

  • Diana Gardner, artist and writer: papers, books and artworks 1934-97 (SxMs 105)
  • Mary Kidd: corresp with her sister, Elizabeth Gold, rel to their domestic lives and events in South Africa and England 1958-2000 (SxMs106)

Swansea University Archives

  • Nina Fishman, political activist and historian: research files 1920-1998 (2010/16)

Trinity College Dublin

  • Edith Anna Oenone Somerville, writer: additional papers c1880-1950 (IE TCD MS 11373)

University of Bristol: Theatre Collection

  • Audrey Cruddas, costume and scene designer: costume designs (8) for 'The Wallace' (2010/0072)
  • Rani Drew, poet and playwright: scripts (2010/0007 2010/0090)
  • Phyllida Garth, poet: corresp, scripts and research notes (2010/41)
  • Joyce Irene Grenfell, actress and entertainer: letters to Constance Alderson Fite (US tour manager) 1950-1959 (2010/0103)
  • Osiris Players, all-female theatre group: records (2010/0094)