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Major accessions to repositories in 2012 relating to Education


Barnsley Archive and Local Studies Department

  • Penistone Grammar School: archaeological survey of school 2010 (A/3448/Z)

Bath Record Office

  • Culverhay School (formerly Bath Technical College): log books, admission registers, minutes and photographs c 1928-1990 (976)

Birmingham: Archives and Heritage Service

  • National Education League: records 1869-1876 (MS 4248)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • Margaret Albright Knittl, professor of history York University, Ontario: research papers, incl transcripts rel to drainage of the Fens c 1543-2010 (R112/028, R112/087)

Cornwall Record Office

  • John Davey Trelease, county drama adviser, Cornwall: notes on education and teaching of drama in the area 1863-1998 (AD 2205)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Whitehaven

  • Higham Hall School Bassenthwaite, special school for girls: log book 1956-74 (YDS 98)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • Mary Jackson, teacher and local historian: photograph albums, publications, diaries and papers 19th cent - 20th cent (DX 2071)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Pensnett Education Campus: records 1932-2009 (9690)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Emma Bourrie Hamilton, school teacher: memoir, 'The Schoolmarm's Scrapbook' c1947 (ACC 11270)
  • Raymond Watkinson, art teacher, historian, socialist and secretary of the William Morris Society: papers c1930-2003 (ACC 11432)
  • Worrall and Fuller Exhibition Fund, educational charity: records 1602-1988 (ACC 11252)

Glamorgan Archives (formerly Glamorgan Record Office)

  • Blodwen Sorton Davies, Welsh teacher: notebooks and music manuscript book rel to her teaching career c1928-1929 (D916)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • St Benedict's Catholic College, Cheltenham: admission registers, financial papers, plans and corresp 1962-2007 (S78/31)
  • Vizard Educational Foundation: minutes, receipt and payment books, corresp and papers 1801-2002 (D12642)

Highland Archives: Skye and Lochalsh Archive Centre

  • Struan School: admission registers, attendance registers, daily registers, log book, cleansing register; Skye Headteachers Association minute book, 1965-1987 1909-1999 (CI/5/3/213)

Kingston Museum and Heritage Service

  • Kingston University of the Third Age (U3A): records 1981-2011 (KX509)

Lancashire Archives

  • East Lancashire Educational Trust: corresp, minutes, accounts and records 1913-1992 (DDX 2922)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Leicestershire Adult School Union: minutes, financial records and other papers 1948-2003 (DE8379)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Theodore W Fanthorpe, headteacher of Holt Hall Field Study Centre: log book, visitors' book, corresp, scrapbooks, photographs and other records used as research material for 'The Story of Holt Hall, Medieval Manor, Victorian Country House, Boarding School and Field Study Centre' by Theodore Fanthorpe and Alan Childs 1906-2007 (MC 2824)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Workers Educational Association, East Midlands region: minutes and records 20th - 21st cent (8210)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • National Union of Teachers, Oldham association: equality and race relations papers c 2000-2010 (2012/15)
  • Workers Educational Association, Oldham branch: minutes 1973-2012 (M172)

Orkney Archive

  • Mary Bailey, schoolteacher at Stromness: journal 1924

Peterborough Archives

  • Walter Debenham Sweeting, Headmaster Peterborough School Church Historian: notebook and set of engravings c1800-1900 (Acc 2012/64)

Plymouth and West Devon Record Office

  • St George's Adult Training Centre, George Place, East Stonehouse: photographs and records [some material is restricted access] 1960-2000 (3894)
  • Swarthmore Centre for Adult Education: minutes, accounts, annual reports, diaries and programmes 1924-2006 (3842)

Salford City Archive

  • De La Salle College Pendleton: records 1930-1997 (Acc 847)

Stockport Archive Service

  • National Association of Headteachers, Stockport: minutes 1911-1970 (D2027)

Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich Branch

  • University of the Third Age, Stour Valley: photographic record of Suffolk churches 1990-2012 (K887)

West Sussex Record Office

  • Workers Educational Association, Midhurst branch: records incl notes of meetings, photographs and brochures c1940-2012 (Acc 16555)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Workers Educational Association, Leeds branch: minutes and records 1903-2011 (WYL669)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • Pontefract Adult School: minutes 1927 -1937 (WYW1766)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Wigan Council: Education Department records c2000-2010 (Acc. 2012/23)

Wirral Archives Service

  • North Wirral Retired Teachers Association: minutes, corresp and records 2007-2012 (2005)


English Heritage Archive

  • Edwin Alfred Course, university lecturer and industrial archaeologist: slides rel to transport and public utility structures 1950-2000 (EAC01)

Imperial War Museum Department of Documents

  • David Killingray, Emeritus Professor of Modern History: letters and research papers incl corresp with African soldiers and civilians who served in Africa, India, the Far East and elsewhere during the Second World War 1939-1989

Island Archives, Guernsey

  • Frank Le Poidevin, headteacher: Torteval school log book, photographs and corresp as headteacher during German Occupation and evacuation at Alderley Edge, Cheshire 1940-1945 (AQ 1304/01-01 to 13-04)

Lothian Health Services Archive

  • Winifred Gordon, nurse educator: papers rel to nurse education incl Roper-Logan-Tierney model c1966-2000 (Acc 12/053)

Manx National Heritage Library and Archive Service

  • Robert Thomson, scholar and linguist: corresp and papers 1949-1999 (MS 13047)


Black Cultural Archives

  • Adela Ruth Tompsett, lecturer: records for Carnival Studies c1980-1999 (AC2012/09)

Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art

  • Malcolm Baker, Professor of the History of Art and museum curator: research notes, corresp and images rel to publications c1970-2004 (MB)

Royal Institute of British Architects

  • Barbara Martin: student designs at the Manchester School of Art, School of Architecture c1930-1939 (2012.23)

Westminster Diocesan Archives

  • Oxford and Cambridge Catholic Education Board: minutes, corresp, reports and accounts incl corresp of Ronald Knox when Roman Catholic chaplain at Oxford University 1895-1971 (OCCEB)

Yorkshire Archaeological Society

  • Leeds Polytechnic, Art Education Department, Little Woodhouse Local History Project: drawings, photographs, maps and historical notes 1959 (MS1909)


Aberdeen University, Special Libraries and Archives

  • James Dunbar, university teacher and writer on moral philosophy: notes of his lectures on natural philosophy, arithmetic and algebra by George Yeats 1790-92

Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections

  • Rachel Bromwich, Celtic and Medieval scholar: personal and academic papers c1930-2010 (2010/7)

Bristol University Information Services: Special Collections

  • Stanley H Badock, Dr, Pro-Chancellor and Treasurer of the University of Bristol: letters from Winston Churchill, Neville Chamberlain, Lord Grey of Fallodon, and others to Stanley H Badock 1927-1945 (DM2331)
  • William Lawes Blake, student at the University of Bristol: papers 1942-2011 (DM2332)
  • Bristol University: photographs of university sports teams 1929-2005 (DM2389)
  • Bristol University: records rel to Bristol University library c 1970-2010 (DM2369)
  • Bristol University, Medical Faculty: records, minutes and index cards 1763-1973 (DM2337)
  • Bristol University, Dental School: material rel to the history of the dental school 1893-2000 (DM2495)

Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • David Holbrook, academic: literary MS, corresp and ephemera 1935-2010 (MS Add. 9987)
  • Derek Thomas Whiteside, Professor of the History of Mathematics: corresp and papers 1987-1999 (MS Add. 9964)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Ian Kenneth Francis, university administrator: material rel to University College, Dundee, Queen's College, Dundee, and the University of Dundee 1882-2009 (UR-SF 64)

Durham University Library, Special Collections

  • Durham University: files rel to Peter Ustinov as chancellor (1992); farewell volume of tributes, photographs and speeches presented to Bill Bryson on his retirement as Chancellor (2012) 1992-2012 (UND)

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • Glasgow University College Club: additional records 1827-2006 (DC126)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • Louise Annand, artist, educator and filmmaker: corresp, subject files and photographs 1930-2000 (MS Gen)

Leeds University Library, Special Collections

  • Park Honan, professor and biographer: includes notebooks comprising a writer's journal manuscript and typescript corresp 1950-2011 (12/004)
  • Jacob Postlethwayte, student: notes of Nicholas Saunderson's mathematics lectures at University of Cambridge 1731 (12/046)

London University: Institute of Education

  • Gabriel Goldstein, educationalist: papers rel to the development of information technology (IT) in English schools 1967-2001 (DC/GG)
  • Department of Education Science Laboratories Unit: records incl material from the Architects and Building Branch of the Department of Education 1950-1980s (DC/TBR)
  • History in Education: oral history recordings, corresp rel to project, teaching materials, conference papers and some electronic material incl website 2009-2011 (DC/HEP)
  • Louis Christian Schiller, educationalist and Lyndall Schiller, teacher: papers incl corresp c1920-82 (DC/CS)
  • Lesley Longley, researcher: material collected during research for a PHD on the education of working class girls including retrospective accounts of women from 1920s-1930s 1990s (DC/LL)
  • The Development of Writing Abilities, 11-18 and Writing Across the Curriculum: oral history recordings and related material from Schools Council projects 2012 (DC/WRI)

London University: King's College Archives

  • Dorothy Dallas, lecturer in the Health Education at King's College London: papers, corresp rel to health and sex education in secondary education and texts of talks to new students at Goldsmith's College on relationships education 1969-1977 (Acc 2520)
  • James Griffith Edwards, CBE, Emeritus Professor of Addiction Behaviour at the Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London: diaries, papers, reports and corresp rel to Institute of Psychiatry and advice on substance misuse to government departments 1967-2010 (Acc 2562)
  • Anthony Hugh Wade Nias, Professor of Cancer Research: papers rel to post of Richard Dimbleby Professor of Cancer Research at St Thomas Hospital, London 1979-1991 (TH/PP85)
  • Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins, Emeritus Professor of Biophysics, King's College London: papers, with artefacts, books and pamphlets 1940-2003 (K/PP178)
  • Central Council for Education and Training in Social Work (CCETSW): record cards rel to social care qualifications awarded by CCETSW and predecessor bodies c1950-1979 (Acc 2448)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Denys Sharrocks, English teacher: papers rel to the poet Herbert Lomas 1946-2011 (DSL)
  • University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Department of Building Archive: minutes 1974-1986 (TDB)

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

  • Philip John Davies, director of the Eccles Centre for American Studies: papers rel to Presidential, Congressional, state and local elections in the USA 1840-2010 (MSS. Amer. s. 33)
  • Trevor Hearl, teacher, writer and historian: papers rel to the island of St Helena c1589-2007 (MSS. Atlan. s. 23)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Western Manuscripts

  • Harris Henry Berners Shelley, student: commonplace book of poems (156pp), several rel to Oxford, where he studied 1823 (6776)
  • Oxford University, Conference of Colleges: minutes and papers 1978-90 (6858)
  • Oxford University, Committee of Tutors for Graduates: minutes 1982-2000 (6832)

Strathclyde University Archives

  • Sir Graham John Hills, physical chemist: speeches, photographs, video recordings of degree ceremonies, letters of congratulation on his appointment as Principal of the University of Strathclyde 1977-92 (Acc 1347)
  • Jordanhill College of Education, Glasgow: additional financial and student records 1913-1969 (Acc 1340, Acc 1354)

Swansea University Archives

  • Ruby Graham, student, University College of Swansea: records 1922-1926 (2012/4)

University of Exeter Library (Special Collections)

  • Omar Sheikhmous, lecturer and researcher: Kurdish research and personal papers 1900-2011 (MS 403)

University of Gloucestershire Archives and Special Collections

  • Gertrude Mayer, student at Cheltenham Training College: documents rel to Gertrude Mayer and brothers 1893-2012 (D467)
  • Evelyn Webb, music lecturer: music scores 1950s, 2012 (U/10/12/6)
  • Frank Wynn, student at Cheltenham Training College: scrapbook rel to his time at Cheltenham Training College 1913-1915 (D468)

University of the Arts London: University Archives and Special Collections

  • Teal Archive Triggs, professor and writer: exhibition paperwork and catalogues, corresp, posters and digital records, 12" vinyl 2005-2011 (ASCC-2012-02)
  • Julia Woledge, teacher: course paperwork with programmes and news cuttings 1954-1975 (ASCC-2012-01)