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Major accessions to repositories in 2011 relating to Pharmacy and Chemistry


Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service

  • Lloyds Pharmacy and predecessors, Leighton Buzzard: prescription books 1856-1994 (X970)
  • Royal Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, Bedfordshire branch: further papers 1933-2011 (X963)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Finlay McKinlay, wholesale and retail chemists, Glossop: accounts 1904-1959 (D7445)
  • Chemist and druggist, Cromford: prescription and dispensing books c1862-1950 (D7525)

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies

  • MW Bush, chemist and antiques dealer, Sawbridgeworth: business papers incl rel to Quinneys Antiques 1930-1979 (DAcc 1294)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • James Attenburow, druggist, Melton Mowbray: notebook containing memoranda, financial calculations and receipts c1850-1859 (DE8179)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Pritchards Ltd, chemists, Manchester: recipe books and financial records 1860-86 (M375)

Peterborough Archives

  • Peterborough Chemists Association and Peterborough Pharmaceutical Society: minutes, photographs and menu cards 1914-1972 (Accession no: 2011/24)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • Cookworthy & Co, wholesale chemists and druggists, Plymouth: chemical and druggist account book, druggists receipt and recipe books rel to distilling, incl recipes for gin, incl Plymouth Gin, Dutch Spirit, brandy, and peppermint 1811-1842 (3817)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Keith Holme, pharmaceutical chemists, Galashiels: ledgers, prescription books 1880-1952 (A/11/36)

Somerset Heritage Centre

  • Records rel to Clevedon incl ledger for unknown grocer's shop, pharmacy ledgers, notes of Clevedon Heritage Centre, Community Centre minute books, diaries of an unknown person 1817-2001 (A\CDR)


Wellcome Library

  • British Pharmacological Society: additional records incl minutes, project and subject files, awards, membership, education and public relations c1940-2011 (SA/BPS)
  • Samuel Glass, apothecary doctor: casebook (attributed) with 20th cent transcript c1700-1799 (MS.8768-8769)


Cambridge University: Churchill Archives Centre

  • Sir John Edward Lennard-Jones, theoretical chemist and physicist: further scientific papers 20th cent (LEJO)
  • Sir Aaron Klug, chemist: further scientific papers 20th cent (KLUG)

Strathclyde University Archives

  • Andersonian Chemical Society, Glasgow: membership book 1947-1953 (OK 5)