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Major accessions to repositories in 2014 relating to Education


Bath Record Office

  • Society for Providing Church of England Education for the Young Chimney-Sweeps of Bath: minute book with manuscript notes on the Hext family and printed articles of the society 1840-1841 (1090)
  • University of the Third Age, Bath: minutes and papers 1984-2014 (1115)

Bedfordshire and Luton Archives and Records Service

  • The Bedford Charity (Harpur Trust): additional records rel to the Harpur Trust schools, Bedford and Ickwell 1750-1990 (HT)

Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service

  • Noel Benjamin Blackham (1926-2012), teacher, author: records 20th cent (MS 4681)

Brent Archives

  • College of North West London: admission registers 1911-1965 (Acc 1/2014)

Bristol Record Office

  • Kathleen Muriel Philpot (1910-2006), writer and teacher: diaries and papers rel to Manor Hall Old Students' Association 1928-2006 (45289)

Cambridgeshire Archives

  • March and District Museum Society: records of March local educational charities 1819-1933 (R114/024)

Ceredigion Archives

  • Hywell Matthews (fl 1958-1963), teacher: recollections of his first teaching post at Ardwyn Grammar School, Aberystwyth 2014 (ADX/1444)

Cheshire Archives and Local Studies

  • University of Chester: academic board minutes, committee minutes, reports and corresp c1956-2007 (ZCR 86)

Cornwall Record Office

  • Technical and Vocational Education Initiative, Cornwall: papers 1974-1985 (AD2325)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • North Cumbria Technical College: records incl committee minutes, reports to governors and registers of interests 2002-2006 (DS 2008086)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Kendal

  • Cartmel Fell Educational Foundation: records incl deeds, working papers and corresp with records of predecessor funds 1726-2005 (WDEC 47)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • National Christian Education Council, Chesterfield and District: accounts 1887-1984 (D7691)

Devon Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)

  • Axe Valley Community College, Axminster: records incl log books, punishment books, year books, admission registers, newsletters, plans and Ofsted reports 1863-2013 (2250C)

East Sussex Record Office

  • John William Marsh (1906-1980), teacher, Brighton: photographs and papers 1920-1950 (Acc 11773)

Essex Record Office

  • Workers Educational Association, Bocking branch: records incl minutes and accounts and corresp rel to branch closure 1951-2007 (A13878)
  • Workers Educational Association, Hatfield branch: minutes 1971-2004 (A13878)

Glamorgan Archives

  • Park Handicraft Centre, Pontypridd: log book detailing tuition in woodwork and drawing to pupils in nearby schools 1909-1938 (EPP28)
  • Ysgol Maes Dyfan, Barry: admission register, log books, photographs and attendance registers c1904-2009 (D1189)

Hackney Archives Department

  • Manuscript diary of a Sunday School teacher in the Hackney area, later used as the diary of a local craftsman 19th-20th cent (2014/24)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • University of Winchester: additional minutes and papers 1985-2013 (47M91W)
  • University of the Third Age, Winchester: additional accounts and papers 1990-2014 (4A13W)

Haringey Archive Service

  • Andrew Robert McIntosh (1933-2010), Baron McIntosh of Haringey, politician and Naomi Ellen Sargant (1933-2006), Lady McIntosh, academic specialist in adult education and Haringey Councillor: papers, corresp, publications and press cuttings rel to education, social services, children's services, the Labour party, GLC and immigration 1963-1983 (ldbcm:a/13/5)

Harrow Local History Centre

  • M Lauriston (fl 1920-1950), proprietor of private London music school: corresp and papers 1920-1950 (A10/2)

Highland Archives: Caithness Archive Centre

  • Matthew Dunnett (d 1870), schoolmaster in Bower: cash books 1833-1870 (P816)

Isle of Wight Record Office

  • University of the Third Age, Isle of Wight branch: minutes 1993-2008 (2014/070)

Lincolnshire Archives

  • Workers Educational Association, Lincolnshire branch: records incl minutes, accounts and corresp 1943-2014 (MISC DEP 717)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Frank Green (fl 1890), educationalist: research papers, notes and copies of publications rel to Dickens and London c1890-1900 (B14/106)
  • Records rel to inspections work for the Inner London Education Authority conducted by Betty Magraw (fl 1958-1977) and John Stephens (fl 1968-2002) 1958-1991 (B14/001, B14/014)

Medway Archives and Local Studies Centre

  • Sir Joseph Williamson's Mathematical School, Rochester: additional legal and estate records 1721-1869 (C/ES/306/4)

Norfolk Record Office

  • John Christopher Barringer (1931-2013), author, historian, University of East Anglia's first Director of Extramural Studies: local history research and teaching notes, articles and slides 1944-2013 (MC 3069)

North Yorkshire County Record Office

  • Burneston parish: charity minutes and accounts, incl for the Matthew Robinson Educational Foundation 1912-1992 (PR/BUE)

Northumberland Archives

  • Blyth Mechanics' Institute: records incl minute books, catalogues and members' contribution book 1847-1911 (NRO 10559)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Nottingham Trent University: papers rel to Trent Polytechnic and Nottingham College of Education incl corresp, Students Union handbooks and election material 1974-2013 (8588)

Oxfordshire History Centre

  • Workers Educational Association, Banbury branch: records 1967-2005 (Acc 6290)

Perth and Kinross Council Archive

  • University of the Third Age, Perth branch: minutes, annual reports and corresp 1985-2013 (MS331)

Powys County Archives Office

  • Cymdeithas Ddiwylliadol Cray: records, with manuscript history of education in the Hundred of Devynock (1624-1972) 1933-1971 (B/X/204)

Sandwell Community History and Archives Service

  • Ruby Madeley (fl 1908-1909), student teacher of Wednesbury: register, record book and lesson notes by Madeley 1908-1909 (2014/42)

Sheffield City Archives

  • Reading Sheffield, community project: oral history interviews concerning reading in Sheffield 2011-2014 (2014/12)

Shropshire Archives

  • Adcote School Old Girls Association, Little Ness: records incl newsletters, minutes, with a school history 1931-2006 (8920)
  • Attingham Adult Education College: papers incl photographs, leaflets, reminiscences and articles, with material rel to Sir George Trevelyan, Warden 1860 (8894)

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

  • Lichfield Diocesan Board of Education: additional minutes, with minutes of the Salop Schools Committee 1860-1978 (B/A/26)

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

  • Workers Educational Association, North Staffordshire branch: records 1929-1994 (SD 1665)

Surrey History Centre

  • Edith Mary Deveson (1907-2006), music teacher: papers rel to her time at Abinger Hill School, Holmbury St Mary, incl corresp and photographs 1927-1991 (9373)
  • Additional records for Guildford College and Merrist Wood Agricultural College, Worplesdon 1994-2003 (8998)
  • Moor Park College Trust, Farnham: records incl minutes, corresp, press cuttings and records rel to events 1980-2012 (8398)

Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

  • Peter Aylmer (b 1951), teacher, politician and researcher in education: personal papers rel to work for the Inner London Education Authority in Tower Hamlets 1984-1989 (TH/9450)

Watt Library Archives

  • Greenock Educational Trust: governors' minute book 1890-1900 (BG99)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • British Federation of Women Graduates, Swansea and District branch: records incl programmes of local meetings and social events, research projects and photographs 1967-2012 (D/D BFWG)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Bradford

  • Bingley Grammar School: minutes, accounts, photographs, admission registers, corresp, scholarship and grants papers, deeds and ephemera 1564-2008 (WYB618)

Wigan Archives Service

  • Wigan Mechanics Institute: records incl rules, annual reports, prospectus and library catalogues 1838-1880 (Acc. 2014/77)

Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

  • Godolphin School, Salisbury: minutes, corresp, pupil and Association records 19th-21st cent (4265)


British Film Institute, Special Collections

  • Ann Skinner (b 1937), film producer: papers rel to work as a producer and contracts rel to her work as a continuity supervisor, writer, producer and lecturer at the National Film and Television School c1950-2011 (ASK)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • B George Rees (fl 1939-1941), churchman, Workers Education Authority tutor: letters and photographs sent to Rev Rees during his time as literature tutor at the Maesteg Unemployed Centre, incl letters from authors incl Dylan Thomas, WH Auden, WG Wells and Emlyn Williams 1939-1941 (NLW MS 24059F)
  • Y Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol, Welsh language development body for higher education: records (Archifau'r Coleg Cymraeg Cenedlaethol)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Norman Gibson (1931-2014), university administrator: papers rel to the Northern Ireland economy and political situation c1968-2000 (D4582)


Black Cultural Archives

  • Norma Gibbes (b 1943), educator and local councillor: video and audio recordings 20th cent (AC2014/31)
  • Tavaziva Dance, London: promotional material and recordings of various productions with educational material 2006-2013 (AC2014/52)
  • Black and Asian Studies Association: papers incl corresp, pamphlets and educational publications 2004 (BASA)
  • Organisation for Women of Asian and African Descent: recording of first conference in 1980 with educational material 1980-2014 (AC2014/11, 56)

Labour History Archive and Study Centre (People's History Museum/University of Central Lancashire)

  • Anthony Bateson Molyneux (fl 1959-1980), teacher: papers rel to teaching career, unemployment and unemployment protests 1959-1980 (Acc 1411)

Royal College of Nursing Archives

  • Royal College of Nursing, Education Department: records incl minutes and reports 1928-2010 (RCN7)
  • Royal College of Nursing, Department of Nursing Policy and Practice: records incl papers of the Work Injured Nurses Group (WING) incl committee papers and photographs 1970-2013 (RCN15)
  • Royal College of Nursing, Royal College of Nursing Council: minutes, reports, corresp and attendance records 1916-2014 (RCN2)

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance: Laban Archive

  • Stuart Hopps (b 1942), choreographer, director and teacher: additional corresp, notebooks, dance theatre programmes, diaries, photographs and press cuttings 1955-2012 (AccNo/2014/10)
  • Margery Weekes (fl 1962-2014), lecturer in physical education, Bedford College of Education: photographs, programmes and publicity material 1962-1981 (D31)

Wellcome Library

  • Health Education Council: records of the Council and the Health Education Authority, with some papers rel to the Health Development Agency c1970-1999 (SA/HEC)


Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • John Frederick Paynter (1931-2010), music educationist and composer: music scores c1960-1990 (JPAY)

Bradford University: JB Priestley Library

  • Betty Lockwood (b 1924), Baroness Lockwood of Dewsbury, Labour Party politician and activist: corresp and papers rel to role as Chancellor of the University of Bradford, with papers rel to work with the Equal Opportunities Commission c1975-2014 (LOCK)

Brunel University Library

  • Celia Helen Brackenridge (b 1950), educator and academic: papers rel to research, publications and advocacy work in gender equality and child protection, incl corresp, notes, reports, flyers, photographs and cuttings 1974-2013 (BRAC)
  • Baluji Shrivastav (b 1951), musician and composer: papers, publicity material, press cuttings and papers rel to educational work 1983-2003 (BS)

Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Florence Image (d 1962), wife of John Maxwell Image: Cambridge diary 1916-1919 (MS Add. 10053)

Cambridge University: King's College Archive Centre

  • Noel Gilroy Annan (1916-2000), Baron Annan, historian and academic administrator: corresp and papers c1950-2000

Cardiff University

  • Undeb Cenedlaethaol Athrawon Cymru: papers incl records rel to annual conference, national executive, branches and sections 1937-1993 (340)
  • University College Cardiff: records of corporate management, teaching and research activities, resource management incl finance, HR, estates, and external relations 1882-1988 (101)

Durham University Library, Special Collections

  • Durham University, St Aidan's college: records, incl minutes of the governing body and JCR, student files 1965-1999, college plans, records of the Alumni Association, photographs, posters and college publications c1920-2012 (UND)
  • Durham University, Hatfield College: records incl minutes, JCR and SCR papers, records rel to college societies, finance papers and student files 1846-2010 (UND)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • John Dover Wilson (1881-1969), literary scholar and educationist: misc papers 1905-1964 (Coll 1519)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • Henry Havergal (d 1989), educationist, Principal of Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama: typescripts of two lectures on DF Tovey (Cramb Lectures, University of Glasgow) 1963 (MS Gen)

Heritage Quay - University of Huddersfield Archives

  • University of Huddersfield: papers of the Huddersfield Polytechnic School of Education Caribbean Project 1982-1989 (Acc 2014-32)

Hull History Centre (Hull University Archives)

  • Edward Markham (1939-2008), poet, dramatist and writer: records incl corresp, play scripts, short story typescripts and teaching files rel to Sheffield Hallam University 20th cent (U DAM)
  • Humberside Theatre in Education: papers rel to creative work incl scripts, programmes, corresp and financial records 1983-1996 (U DHE)

Kingston University Archives and Special Collections

  • Kingston University: records of Kingston School of Architecture incl student records, prospectuses, syllabuses and timetables 1937-2008 (KUAS0150)

Leeds University Library, Special Collections

  • Doris Goerner (1928-2013), textile designer and academic: papers and books incl many textile samples of her work 1837-1980 (MS 1937)

Leicester University Library: Special Collections

  • Robert George Burgess (b 1947), sociologist, University of Leicester Vice-Chancellor: corresp and other files created by the Vice-Chancellor in the course of his work at the University of Leicester 1998-2014 (Acc 2014/16)
  • 5th Northern General Hospital, military hospital, Leicester: photographs and postcards of staff and views of wards at the hospital, later part of Leicester University 1914-1918 (Acc 2014/23)
  • Centre for English Local History, University of Leicester: administrative records with papers rel to the history of the centre c1940-2009 (Acc 2014/24)

Liverpool John Moores University

  • Liverpool School of Art and Design: records rel to building of the Art and Design Academy and to exhibitions at the Exhibition Research Centre 2008-2014 (Art School)

London University: Institute of Education

  • Gene Adams (fl 1958-1996), museum education advisor: additional records 1963-1999 (DC/27/14)
  • Richard Aldrich (d 2014), professor in the history of education: papers rel to the history of the Institute of Education 1890-1999 (DC/20/14)
  • Caroline Middleton DeCamp Benn (1926-2000), educationalist and writer: personal records rel to educational work 1960-1999 (DC/03/14)
  • David Hicks (fl 1957-2013), professor of education: teaching materials and papers 1957-2013 (DC/07/14)
  • Ken Jones (fl 1993-2010), professor of education: papers rel to the Socialist Teachers Alliance, oral history transcripts, seminar papers 1970-1999 (DC/10/14)
  • Sir Peter Newsam (b 1928), educationalist: speeches and articles 1983-2002 (DC/23/14)
  • Rosemary Sassoon (b 1931), handwriting expert: additional records 1980-1999 (DC/08/14, DC/21/14)
  • Russell Scott (1873-1961), founder of the Phonetic Alphabet Association: personal papers and corresp 1886-1960 (DC/16/14)
  • Peter Williams (fl 1980-1999), professor of education: papers rel to work in international education 1970-1999 (DC/24/14)
  • All London Parents' Action Group (ALPAG) and Parents' Initiative: corresp and papers 1986-1997 (DC/26/14)
  • British Families Education Service, later Service Children's Education Association: additional records 1960-2016 (DC/01/14, DC/25/14)
  • Children's Rights Alliance for England (CRAE): organisational and project papers 1970-2012 (DC/14/14)
  • Girls' Day School Trust: additional records 1879-2013 (DC/04/14, DC/05/14, DC 06/14, DC/09/14, DC/18/14)
  • International Personal Development Association (IPDA): minutes and papers 1990-2012 (DC/02/14)
  • Leggatt Trust: additional records 1991-2002 (DC/15/14)
  • London University Institute of Education, Effective Pre-school, Primary and Secondary Education Project: steering group and team meeting papers with related records 1997-2014 (DC17/14)
  • Corresp of Professor Sir John White and Cyril Burt on the nature of giftedness and the validity of IQ tests 1970-1971 (DC/12/14)
  • Research papers of David Farnell rel to Henry Morris (1889-1961), educationalist 1936-1991 (DC/13/14)

London University: King's College Archives

  • Institute of Contemporary British History: cassette tapes, transcripts and papers rel to the Institute's witness seminars on recent UK history, incl defence, diplomacy, economics, politics, science and medicine 1987-2013 (Acc 2873)

London University: Queen Mary, University of London

  • People's Palace Projects, arts charity, London: papers incl reports, photographs, film and published material from various projects, incl the Staging Human Rights and Changing the Scene projects 2008 (PPP)

London University: Senate House Library

  • RW Reader (1914-2013), army officer: papers rel to University of London studies and activities as a lecturer whilst a prisoner of war 1941-1944 (MS1207)
  • Michael Slater (b 1936), academic and writer: subject files on Katharine Longley and Ellen Ternan incl corresp, also incl papers rel to Charles Dickens/Ternan scholarship 1939-2010 (MS1211)
  • London University: records of the Students' Union c1945-2012 (UoL/UN)

Museum of English Rural Life

  • Nancy Frew (fl 1935-1937), agricultural student: notebooks as a student of Studley College 1935-1937 (DX 2060)

Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections

  • Herbert Francis Bradley Fox (fl 1935-1943), inspector of schools: papers rel to his report on European education system in Southern Rhodesia 1935-1943 (MSS.Afr.s.2514)

St Andrews University Library

  • Sir Patrick Geddes (1854-1932), biologist, sociologist, educationist and town planner: lectures given in India and papers rel to 'The Tower' 1923 (ms38963)

Strathclyde University Archives

  • Vera Hiddleston (fl 1970-2000), director of social work at Jordanhill College of Education: notes and papers c1960-1990 (Acc 1447)
  • Sir Henry Peart Wood (1908-1994), educationist: papers c1941-1991 (T-WOO)

Swansea University: Richard Burton Archives

  • Swansea University, College of Engineering: examining board in engineering minute book, accounts and order books, examination papers and results, Engineering Society minute book and attendance register with photographs 1922-2000 (2014/1)

University for the Creative Arts

  • Guildford School of Art: student statements and corresp rel to a 1968 student protest 1968-1969 (GCOL)

University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections

  • Stuart Laing (b 1948), cultural theorist: records rel to the work of the Centre for Contemporary Cultural Studies incl seminar papers 1970-1980s (USS98)

University of East Anglia Archives

  • Malcolm Stanley Bradbury (1932-2000), author and academic: film, radio and television scripts incl papers rel to popular British crime drama series, with corresp, course administrative papers, and notes rel to work at University of East Anglia and other universities 1949-2006 (UEA/BRAD)

University of Reading: Special Collections

  • University of Reading: letterbook and photograph album kept by Francis H Wright, University College secretary 1888-1931 (MS 5530)

University of Southampton Library

  • Lazarus Sheridan (c 1925-2011), writer, teacher: papers rel to his wartime service, career in education and publications 1939-2005 (MS 391)

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Warwick University, Voices of the University Project: recordings and transcripts of interviews conducted to mark the University's 50th anniversary 2012-2014 (Acc 974)