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Major accessions to repositories in 2014 relating to Pharmacy and Chemistry


Archifau Ynys Mon / Anglesey Archives

  • John Alwyn Parry (fl c1866-1917), pharmacist, businessman, preacher: personal papers rel to his work as a pharmacist and businessman, as well as a chapel leader, preacher and member of the Eisteddfod committee 1738-1999 (WM/2506)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • William Jones, chemist, Brampton and Carlisle: shop records with records and photographs of Jones family members c1870-2001 (DX 2208)
  • Priestman & Humble, chemists, Penrith: prescription ledgers c1909-1920 (DB 174)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, Dudley Stourbridge and District branch: records incl minutes and registers c1950-1999 (Acc 9756)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • Duncan, Flockhart & Co Ltd, manufacturing chemists and aerated water manufacturers, Edinburgh: additional accounts, photographs and papers incl personal records of William Flockhart 1830-1997 (Acc 973)
  • Unnamed pharmacy, Edinburgh: ledger 1916-1984 (Acc 960)

Essex Record Office

  • TF Rowland, pharmacist, Epping: medical recipes and customer ledger 1866-1878 (A14076)
  • Herbert Saunders, chemist, Coggeshall: poisons register 1922-1930 (A13867)
  • Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain, Colchester and District branch: branch and committee minutes 1923-1996 (A13940)

Huntingdonshire Archives

  • LR Dalgleish, pharmacist, Huntingdon: prescription books and poisons register c1848-1988 (5760)

Redbridge Local Studies and Archives

  • Howards & Sons Ltd, manufacturing chemists, Ilford: invoices, warrants and certificates for shipment, with product labels 1807-1860 (260)

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies

  • Isaac & Israel Walker & Co Ltd, chemical works, Rotherham: corresp, certificates and technical data sheets 1949-1980 (965-B)

Stockport Archive Service

  • Reddish Chemical Co Ltd, detergent manufacturers, Cheadle Hulme: records late 20th cent (D2146)


British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • Samuel More (1726-1799), apothecary and administrator: travel journals (4) 1763-1785 (Add MS 89126)


Royal Society

  • Sir John Warcup Cornforth (1917-2013), chemist, and Rita Cornforth (1915-2012), nee Harradence, chemist: corresp, scientific papers and papers rel to award of Nobel Prize 1933-2007 (20140)
  • Kenneth Wade (1932-2014), chemist: corresp c1960-2014 (20141)
  • Anthony Edward Walsby (b 1941), microbiologist: papers rel to scientific work and corresp c1950-2009 (20142)

Wellcome Library

  • David Arthur John Tyrrell (1925-2005), virologist: additional records: corresp between scientists at the MRC Common Cold Unit and third parties, mainly pharmaceutical companies, with papers and corresp rel to clinical trials 1961-1991 (PP/TYR)


Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre

  • George Alan Garton (1922-2010), biochemist: papers rel to the Rowett Research Institute c1952-1979 (Acc No 743)

Bath University Archives

  • Sheila Newns (1935-1999), pharmacist: student papers at School of Pharmacy, Bristol College of Technology 1950-1959 (UOB/LEA 24/1-18)

Hull History Centre (Hull University Archives)

  • University of Hull Liquid Crystals and Advanced Materials Research Group: research papers of Professor George W Gray and others working in the Chemistry Department c1936-2014 (U DLCR)

Manchester University: University of Manchester Library

  • Woolley family of Manchester: papers of the pharmaceutical manufacturing family 19th-20th cent (2014/06)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections

  • John White (fl c1949-1981), research chemist: papers rel to the structure of vitamin B12 incl letters from Dorothy Hodgkin c1950-1981 (White)