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Major accessions to repositories in 2017 relating to Film, Media and Performing Arts


History of Advertising Trust Archive

  • Leonard Whittaker (fl 1962-1985), copywriter: advertising proofs, radio and TV commercial scripts and audio-visual material 1962-1985 (HAT2017/12)


Archifau Ynys Mon / Anglesey Archives

  • Mary Evans (1921-2017), journalist: articles published in the Bro Y Glorian paper 1985-1994 (WM/2600)
  • Cor Meibion y Traeth (Traeth Male Choir): papers 1974-2017 (WM/2631)
  • Dragon Amateur Radio Club, Llanfairpwll: recordings c1986-2006 (WM/2613)

Barking and Dagenham Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Chadwell players, theatre group: photo albums and scrapbooks c1980-2000 (ACQ2017/030)

Berkshire Record Office

  • Wokingham Theatre: additional records 1961-2009 (D/EX2083)

Birmingham: Archives, Heritage and Photography Service

  • Birmingham Royal Ballet: additional records 2008-2016 (MS 4689 Additional (2017/004))
  • Midland Folk Tradition Society: records incl minutes and newsletters 1984-1991 (MS 4910)
  • Midland Youth Orchestra: records 1957-2004 (MS 4880)

Bristol Archives

  • Records transferred from Bristol Reference Library, rel to theatre in Bristol c1770-1939 (45883)

Ceredigion Archives

  • Cymanfa Ganu Bedyddwyr Aberteifi [Cardigan and District Baptist Singing Association]: minute books 1909-1980 (ANC/82)

Conwy Archive Service

  • Llandudno and District Music Society: accounts, membership records, bank statements, minutes and corresp 1971-1998 (CX668)

Cornwall Record Office

  • John Brush (1934-2016), brass band researcher: additional research papers incl newspaper reports of band contests, historical notes, photographs and records of bands c1850-2014 (AD2461)
  • Cornish Music Guild: collected records incl Devoran chapel band manuscript music book, organ recitals and programmes from Cornish groups, Inglis Gundry scores for Tinners and Logan Rock, work by Dunstan and Pelmear, with Cornish Music Guild records 20th-21st cent (CMA)
  • Cornwall Drama Association: minutes and accounts 2014-2016 (X1443)
  • St Austell Players: minutes and accounts c2014-2017 (X1443)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • John Atkinson (1939-2013), teacher and musician: papers incl letters from composer and singer John Jeffreys (1927-2010) c1950-2013 (D8115)
  • Ida Beatrice Hampden (1867-1912), composer: sheet music compositions composed with her husband Ezra Read 19th-20th cent (D8007)
  • Ezra Read (1862-1922), composer: sheet music compositions and tutors composed with his wide Ida Hampden 19th-20th cent (D8007)
  • Alan Harman Spencer Turner (1902-1965), managing director of the Ernest Turner Group and opera company owner: newspaper cuttings and photographs rel to the Alan Turner Opera Company and to the textile factory in Spa Lane, Derby 1926-1963 (D8089)

Dorset History Centre

  • Dorset Youth Theatre: planning and production material, photographs, scripts, set designs and programmes 1980-2000 (D-2857)

Dudley Archives and Local History Service

  • Halesowen District Amateur Operatic & Dramatic Society: additional minutes 1931-1962 (C9636)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Lewes Little Theatre Ltd: additional records 1990-2016 (12948)

Essex Record Office

  • Colchester Recalled: recordings of Colchester Tattoo 20th cent (SA825)
  • London Rodney Morris Men: logbook 1950-1965 (A14770)
  • Myland Choral Society: records 1964-2002 (A14642)
  • Ongar Music Club: records 1975-2016 (A14674)
  • Saffron Walden Folk Club: recordings c1970-1989 (SA816)
  • Leigh Folk Festival: album commemorating 25 years of the Festival 2017 (SA822)

Explore York Libraries & Archives

  • Tate Wilkinson (1739-1803), actor and theatre manager: account books for Tate Wilkinson theatres 1776-1784 (TAT)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Llwynegrin Singers: minutes, scrapbooks and other records 1968-2016 (AN5091)

Glamorgan Archives

  • Malcolm Morgan (b1947), photographer: photographs, newspaper cuttings, programmes and press passes c1960-2012 (D1420)
  • Barry Ladies Choir: minutes, accounts and programmes 1948-2011 (D1506)
  • Cantorion Anwyn Singers, Cardiff: programmes, photographs, corresp, newscuttings and press releases 1964-2014 (D1491)
  • Maesteg Operatic Society: scrapbooks containing newspaper cuttings, programmes and photographs c1943-1963 (D953/6)
  • St James' Amateur Operatic Society, Cardiff: photographs, newscuttings and cards 1949-1982 (D1473/2)
  • Whitchurch Male Choir, Cardiff: member's papers 1990-2009 (D1403)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Sheila Smith (fl 1964), playwright: play typescripts with press cuttings and research materials 1960-1995 (D14483)
  • Kingsbarton Theatre (1999) Ltd, Gloucester: board and management minutes rel to Kings Theatre, Gloucester 1987-2006 (D14361)
  • English Association of Male Voice Choirs: additional minutes, programmes, ephemera and insurance documents c1995-2015 (D10943)

Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Record Office

  • Clwb Cerdd Dolgellau: minutes 2001-2017 (ZM7454)

Herefordshire Archive and Records Centre

  • Wye Theatre Company: minutes, corresp, programmes, publicity material, photographs and cuttings 1972-2010 (CZ87)

Horniman Museum and Gardens

  • Simon Keane (fl 2015), musician: object history file rel to the deposit of a clavier and associated items 1895-2015 (ARC/HMG/CM/007/C/KEANESIMON/001)
  • Diana Poulton (1903-1995), lutenist, musicologist and founder of The Lute Society: records incl corresp and collected material rel to her work with the Lute and relationship with the Dolmetsch family 1935-1992 (ARC/POU)

Hull History Centre (Hull City Archives)

  • G W Ashton (fl 1912-1920), theatre manager: employment agreement, photographs and letters 1912-1920 (C DITT)

Knowsley Archives

  • DVDs concerning the stage play "They Were All Some Mothers' Sons", written by Mike Howl and Glyn Edwards, a play about Prisoners of War in Huyton, incl a performance of the play, soundtrack and photographs on 5 discs (documentary disc is missing) 2007 (2017/059)

Lambeth Archives

  • Clapham Film Unit: documentary 'For What We Are About To Lose: Carlton Mansions' rel to artists, poets and revolutionaries who occupied, repaired and left the housing in Brixton incl oral histories, photos and publicity 2016 (ARC/2017/10)

Lancashire Archives

  • Lancashire Folk: records incl minutes, corresp and event flyers 1929- (DDX 2039)
  • Preston Barbershop Harmony Singers: scrapbooks of the history of the organisation incl newscuttings, newsletters and photographs 1974-2014 (DDX 3196)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Falcon Players, theatre group, Loughborough: production files incl photographs, scripts, reviews, with social files and committee papers 1956-2017 (DE9363)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Illustrated and Dramatic News: Advertisement for the Sam Hague Minstrels, St James's Hall, Liverpool 1877 (ACC 7081)
  • Postcards of the Jamaican National Choir at St. George's Hall, Liverpool 1907 (ACC 7082)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London: minutes, administration and financial records, and photographs 1980-2016 (B17/001)
  • Malcolm Sargent Festival Choir: records incl programmes, recordings, newsletters, financial papers and photographs c1960-2017 (B17/127)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Great Yarmouth Gilbert and Sullivan Society: records 1954-2016 (ACC 2016/284)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Nottingham Playhouse: print and visual material incl programmes, posters, photographs, season guides, news cuttings and press reviews 20th cent (9157)
  • Lace Market Theatre Trust Ltd: programmes, playbills, newsletters, corresp and minutes c1965-2017 (9131)

Pembrokeshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Papers and photographs rel to Hook, St Mary's Church and local operatic societies c1900-2013 (HDX/1239)

Powys Archives

  • Theatr Powys: tapes of rehearsals, performances and projects 1986-2007 (P/C/D/TP)

Scottish Borders Archive and Local History Centre

  • Melrose Amateur Operatic Society: minutes, accounts, photographs, papers 20th cent (SBA/1018)
  • Scottish Borders Dance: minutes, accounts, records of festivals and events c1978-2017 (SBA/1007)

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

  • Guy Anthony Woolfenden (1937-2016), composer and conductor: papers incl compositions and notes rel to RSC Shakespeare productions 1960-2000s (RL6)
  • Royal Shakespeare Company, theatre company: additional papers incl production records, performance recordings and cast lists 1960s-2017 (RSC)
  • Stratford-on-Avon Shakespeare Club: additional papers 2000-2010 (SBT Arch 2017.4)

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

  • Silverdale Community Play Association: records rel to production of community play "Go See Fanny Deakin" and associated activities 1989-1999 (7538)

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

  • John Abberley (1932-2010), journalist and broadcaster: audio tapes, scrapbooks and photographs c1940-2010 (L444)

Surrey History Centre

  • Lucy Etheldred Broadwood (1858-1929), folk song collector: album of verses and drawings 1893 (9716)

Tower Hamlets Local History Library and Archives

  • London Fields Film & Video Ltd, Blackheath: video documentaries rel to the Somali community in Tower Hamlets c1990 (TH/9690)
  • Tower Hamlets Community Arts: film and videos documenting community activities c1960-2000 (TH/9649)

Trafford Local Studies

  • Ronald Gow (1897-1993), dramatist: school report from Culcheth Hall School 1904 (TRA1819)

West Glamorgan Archive Service

  • Oswald John "Ossie" Morris (1906-1968), comedian: papers incl scripts, corresp, joke book and photographs c1949-1968 (D/D Z 1027)
  • Gladys Robinson (fl 1943-2000), actress: scrapbook incl programmes, photographs and press cuttings rel to the Grand Theatre, Swansea 1943-2000 (D/D Z 1034/1)
  • Dunvant Male Choir: records incl minutes, programmes and magazines 1968-2015 (D/D DMC)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Kirklees

  • Huddersfield Choral Society: youth choir minutes, corresp and other papers 1976-2002 (KC985)

Wolverhampton City Archives

  • John McHugh (1912-2004), tenor: corresp and cassette tapes 1990-2009 (Acc No 2847)
  • Secga, amateur theatre company, Wolverhampton: production records 2012-2017 (Acc No 2949)

Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service

  • Sir Granville Ransome Bantock (1868-1946), composer: diaries c1900-1940 (16022)
  • Mark Lake (fl 1941-1943), singer: diaries incl Second World War work with the Council for the Encouragement of Music and the Arts (CEMA) 1941-1943 (16111)


British Film Institute, Special Collections

  • Stuart Croft (1970-2015), cinematographer: records incl personal papers, notebooks and diaries 1989-2015 (SDE-2017-065)
  • Walter Percy Day (1878-1965), special effects technician: records incl corresp, photographs, notebooks, cuttings 1892-1958 (SDE-2017-058)
  • Elliott Kastner (1933-2010), film producer: records incl scripts, corresp and production papers 1950-1989 (SED-2017-009)
  • Ken Loach (b1936), television and film director: records project papers relating to films 1980-2016 (SDE-2017-065)
  • Oswald Morris (1915-2014), cinematographer: records incl scrapbooks, corresp, and photographs 1970-1999 (SDE-2017-048)
  • John Stroud (1955-2009), television producer and director: records incl scripts and call sheets 1970-1990 (SDE-2017-037)
  • Wolfgang Suschitzky (1912-2016), cinematographer: records incl scripts, call sheets, corresp, production papers 1939-1990 (SDE-2017-007)
  • Kevin Whately (b 1951), actor: records incl scripts 2002-2015 (SDE-2017-053)
  • Alan Donald Whicker (1921-2013), journalist, television presenter and broadcaster: diaries 1972-2007 (SDE-2017-008)
  • Frederick Young (1902-1998), cinematographer: records 1970-1999 (SDE-2017-024)
  • Shepherd's Bush Pavilion: records incl programmes 1926-1927 (SDE-2017-052)

British Library, Manuscript Collections

  • Henry Livings (1929-1998), playwright: papers 1960-1997 (Add MS 89234)
  • Alan Alexander Milne (1882-1956), author, poet and playwright: draft of 'The Forth Wall' c1928 (Add MS 89252)
  • Michael Edward Palin (b1943), comedian, actor, writer and television presenter: records incl literary and creative works, corresp and project files, and personal papers incl diaries c1965-1987 (Add MS 89284)
  • John Richard Pilger (b1939): records, incl radio interviews 1962-2014 (Add MS 89261)
  • Thomas William Robertson (1829-1871), actor and dramatist: ms play scripts for 'The Nightingale' and 'School' 1868-1869 (Add MS 89263)
  • Angelique Rockas (fl 1980-2017), actress: records, incl material rel to the Internationalist Theatre company 1978-2016 (Add MS 89244)
  • George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), author and playwright: papers rel to wireless interview with publisher Maurice Webb (1890-1966) in Durban, South Africa, 1935 1935-1950 (Add MS 89242)
  • George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), author and playwright: corresp with writer and director Herbert Marshall 1940-1948 (Add MS 89243)
  • George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950), author and playwright: corresp with Tita Brand and singer Marie Brema 1892-1937 (Add MS 89246)
  • Tom Stoppard (b 1937), playwright and novelist: play scripts and screen plays 1965-2002 (Add MS 89292)
  • D'Oyly Carte Opera Company: records 19th cent-20th cent (Add MS 89231)
  • Music cypher ms passed to Charles II (1630-1685), King of Great Britain and Ireland, following the Battle of Worcester 1651 (Add MS 89288)
  • Corresp rel to actor Edmund Kean (1787-1833) 1833-1850 (Add MS 89282)

British Library, Music Collections

  • Rufina Ampenoff (fl 1993), employee of Boosey & Hawkes Ltd: papers incl corresp and photographs rel to her professional life 1993 (Music Deposit 2017/09)
  • Harriet Cohen (1896-1967), pianist: additional papers associated with her estate 1968-2006 (Music Deposit 2017/07)
  • Sir Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016), composer and conductor: records incl corresp with Michael Hill and John Telford 20th cent (Music Deposit 2017/01, 32 and 41)
  • Henry Edward Dibdin (1813-1866), musician: papers c1842-1910 (Music Deposit 2017/26)
  • Christopher Dyment (fl 1970-2016), author: papers 1970s-2016 (Music Deposit 2017/25)
  • George Frederick Handel (1685-1759), musical composer: 'Se tu non lasci Amore' score and letter from King George III to Mrs Delaney or Delany, thanking her for borrowing it from her nephew for him 1708 (MS Mus 1818)
  • Agnes Elisabeth Lutyens (1906-1983), composer: annotated scores 20th cent (Music Deposit 2017/11)
  • Phyllis Tate (1911-1987), composer: mss music and corresp 1940-1980s (Music Deposit 2017/04)
  • Joan Ursula Vaughan Williams (1911-2007), poet and author: papers rel to Williams 20th cent (Music Deposit 2017/28)
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958), composer: letters 20th cent (Music Deposit 2017/34)

National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Menna Elfyn (b1952), Welsh poet, playwright, columnist, and editor: papers incl notes, corresp, translations, scripts, reviews and incl corresp from her period in prison c1968-2017 (MENFYN)
  • David Harries (1933-2003), Welsh musician and composer: music MSS and reel-to-reel recordings 1952-1995
  • Peter Henley (fl 1967-2017), photographer: photographs, contact prints and negatives of people and places in Aberystwyth c1967-1979
  • Thomas John "Jack" Howells (1913-1990), Welsh film-maker: papers rel to his film work incl corresp, scripts and working documents 1946-1989 (JACHOW)
  • Thomas Terry James (1933-2016), Welsh composer and orchestral conductor: papers incl images, columns and printed material c1983-2016
  • Nigel Jenkins (1949-2014), Anglo-Welsh poet, editor, journalist, psychogeographer, broadcaster, writer and lecturer: papers inc poetry, prose, plays, lectures, talks, corresp and research material
  • Eluned Bebb Jones (1925-2010), radio script writer: scripts for the BBC radio programme "Natur o'n cwmpas" (Nature around us) 1955-1965 (NLW ex 2994)
  • Rhydderch Thomas Jones (1935-1987), writer: film scripts written by Rhydderach Jones 1974-1987
  • David Lloyd-Howells (1942-2015), poet and composer: papers (david-lloyd-howells-papers)
  • John Metcalf (b1946), composer: papers incl composition scores and material rel to Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada c1946-2017
  • Edward "Ted" Richards (1893-1973), Welsh musician: papers incl material rel to wife, Gwenfron M Barrett and niece, Nansi Richards c1929-1971
  • Moira Morven Vincentelli (fl 1971-2018), artist, lecturer, curator and writer: papers incl corresp, research notes and slides rel to exhibitions she has curated c1972-1993 (VINCENT)
  • Wales Deaf Broadcasting Council: papers incl minutes, corresp, and Treasurer's papers 1987-2016
  • Meredydd Evans (1919-2015), musicologist, performer, language campaigner: additional corresp 1956-2015 (Archif Meredydd Evans a Phyllis Kinney)

Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI)

  • Sam Hanna Bell (1909-1990), author and broadcaster: personal papers, incl manuscripts and typescripts, corresp, photographs and a stamp collection 1909-1990 (D4643)
  • Michael Joseph Murphy (1913-1996), folklorist and author: personal papers incl manuscripts and typescripts, corresp, photographs and research material 1913-1996 (D4642)
  • Leonard Pugh (b1929), director of music: notes, programmes, photographs, printed reports and some corresp rel to the setting up of the City of Belfast School of Music in 1964 c1930-2000 (D4637)

Tate Gallery Archive

  • John Read (1923-2011), television documentary filmmaker: research images and film stills relating to documentaries 1948-1978 (TGA 20171/18)

V&A Department of Theatre and Performance

  • Arthur Chudleigh (fl 1877-1932), theatre proprietor: corresp, photographs, programmes and press cuttings 1877-1932 (THM/511)
  • Richard Percy Herbert Goolden (1895-1981), actor: personal papers c1921-1981 (THM/502)
  • Keith Khan (b 1963), director of Keith Khan Associates: designs, corresp and administrative papers 1970-2014 (THM/509)
  • Keith Michell (1926-2015), actor: papers, scrapbooks and annotated scripts 1950-2010 (THN/496)
  • Roger Lloyd Pack (1944-2014), actor: papers incl corresp and annotated scripts 1962-2014 (THM/493)
  • Rose Tobias Shaw (1919-2015), casting director and Maxwell Shaw (1929-1985), actor and director: personal papers and corresp 1953-2015 (THM/515)
  • Dame June Rosemary Whitfield (b 1925), actress: papers incl corresp, scrapbooks and annotated scripts 1937-2016 (THM/495)
  • Cheek by Jowl Theatre Co Ltd: additional administrative and production records c1981-2006 (THM/24)
  • Webster & Waddington Limited, theatre ticket office, London: ledgers 1900-1921 (THM/498)
  • Directors Guild of Great Britain: papers incl minutes and corresp 1983-2013 (THM/507)
  • Stage Management Association: committee minutes and corresp 1954-2007 (THM/503)
  • Wilton's Music Hall, Tower Hamlets: administrative and production records incl those of its predecessors c1865-2014 (THM/494)


Bishopsgate Institute

  • Margaret Ann Spencer (1920-2016), choreographer: personal and professional papers 1940s-2016 (SPENCER)
  • Format, womens photography agency: administrative papers and photographs 1978-2016 (FORMAT)

Britten-Pears Foundation

  • Oliver Holt (fl 1936-2011), friend of Peter Pears: corresp, press cuttings, photographs, ephemera and books 1936-2011 (MSC52)
  • John Richardson (fl 1967-1974), stage manager: papers rel to work at English Opera Group incl scrapbook and photographs 1967-1974 (MSC51)
  • Theodor Uppman (1920-2005), singer: papers incl letters (11) to his wife Jean Uppman 1951 (MSC59)
  • Nigel Luckhurst, photographer: photographic archive incl material rel to Benjamin Britten and the Aldeburgh Festival of Music and the Arts 1973-2004 (acc. 9437)

St George's Chapel Archives and Chapter Library

  • Sidney Schofield Campbell (1909-1974), organist: organ music 1852-1973 (M.144/XVII)


Aberdeen University, Special Collections Centre

  • Reginald Barrett-Ayres (1920-1981), composer and musician: additional papers c1950-80 (MS 3103)

Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections

  • John Owen Roberts (1932-2016), Welsh actor: stage, radio and television scripts c1950-1999 (2017/7)

Borthwick Institute for Archives: University of York

  • Maurice Gran (b 1949), comedy writer and Laurence Marks (b 1948), comedy writer: collaborative work incl corresp, programmes and agreements rel to various shows 1978-2014 (MGRA)

Cambridge University Library: Department of Archives and Modern Manuscripts

  • Max Aub (1903-1972), novelist and playwright: family corresp 20th cent (MS. Add. 10174)
  • Deryck Victor Cooke (1919-1976), writer on music and composer: papers 20th cent (MS. Add. 10186)
  • Anonymous English translation of Goethe's 'Erwin and Elmire' late 18th cent (MS Add. 10190)

Cambridge University: Jesus College Archives

  • Peter Hurford (fl 1960-1989), organist: personal papers incl tour diaries, corresp and arrangements for music tours around Europe c1960-1989 (PP/Hurford)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Anatole de Grunwald (1910-1967), film producer and Alexander de Grunwald (b 1944), film production manager: papers incl scripts and screenplays 20th cent

Durham University Library, Special Collections

  • Durham Oriental Music Festival: records 1979-2016 (ADD)

Edinburgh University Library, Special Collections

  • Louisa Matilda Crawford (c1791-1857), songwriter: corresp and papers 1796-1850 (Coll-1839 // SC.Acc.2017.0181)

Glasgow University Library, Special Collections Department

  • George West (fl 1925-1945), pantomime performer: photograph album 1900-1940 (STA (AP01c))

Heritage Quay - University of Huddersfield Archives

  • Howard Rogerson (fl 1950-2010), composer: personal and professional papers, study, orchestral work and performance 1950s-2010s (HRA)
  • Patrick Stewart (b 1940), actor: personal and professional papers incl his teaching and charitable work 1960s-2000s (PSA)
  • Phyllis Tate (1911-1987), composer: personal papers incl interviews, published and unpublished manuscripts and arrangements 1946-1980 (PTA)
  • Ralph Walter Wood (1902-1957), composer: papers incl manuscript compositions and corresp 20th cent (RWW)

Kingston University Archives and Special Collections

  • Alan Poulton (b 1943), scholar and musician: items rel to musical theatre, incl programmes, books, research rel to the work of American composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim and recordings 1950-2016 (KUAS227)

Leeds University Library, Special Collections

  • Fanny Waterman (b 1920), piano teacher: administrative documents and corresp relating to the Leeds International Pianoforte Competition, photographs and press cuttings 1904-2016 (MS 2219)
  • Red Ladder, radical theatre company Leeds: records incl annual reports, flyers, photographs, posters, papers minutes relating to productions, projects and campaigns 1970-2015 (MS 1956)

Liverpool John Moores University

  • Jim Hitchmough (1934-1997), television scriptwriter and academic: scripts for the television series 'Watching' and the film 'Bullion Boys' c1987-1993

London University: Goldsmiths Library: Special Collections and Archives

  • Womens Revolutions Per Minute, distribution network for womens and feminist music: business records, recorded music and ephemera 1974-2011 (WRPM)

London University: Institute of Commonwealth Studies

  • Mary Benson (1919-2000), civil rights campaigner and author and Peter Davis (fl 1981-2000), film-maker and founder of Villon Films: corresp c1981-2000 (ICS191)

London University: Queen Mary University of London

  • Wolfgang Held (1933-2016), artist, writer, musician and translator: papers inc diaries, notebooks, photographs, translation and literary papers 1933-2016 (WH)
  • Ian Hinchliffe (1942-2010), performance artist: papers incl photographs and exhibition material 1942-2010 (IH)

London University: Royal Holloway

  • Brian Roberts (d 2016), academic and writer: papers rel to gay theatre c1979-2010 (2017/09)

Museum of English Rural Life

  • David Addis (fl 1960-1999), journalist: diaries and radio broadcasting papers on agricultural matters 1960-1990s (Acc.DX2218)

Oxford Brookes University: Special Collections

  • Paul Oliver Archive of African American Music: additional records comprising music scores collected by John Anderson, blues researcher 1830-1970 (POAAAM)

Royal Northern College of Music

  • Richard Hall (1903-1982), musician and composer: compositions 1920s-1990s (RH)
  • John Andrew Howard Ogdon (1937-1989), composer and pianist: ms of composition of Thirty Studies for Piano 1982-1983 (JO)
  • John Reginald Wray (fl 1950-1990), composer: compositions 1927-2013 (JW)

Sheffield University Library

  • Jack Ronder (d 1979), playwright: theatre, television and radio scripts 1943-2013 (MS 454)

Sheffield University: National Fairground Archive and Circus Archive

  • Dea Birkett (b1958), writer, journalist, broadcaster and former circus performer: correspondence, circus and fairground research, articles, cuttings and programmes c1989-2007 (NFA0141)
  • Circus Friends Association of Great Britain: records incl photographs, films, scrapbooks, handbills, posters, programmes and library material 1801-2017 (NFA0122)

Sussex University Library Special Collections

  • Hans Feld (1902-1992), film critic and journalist: personal and family papers incl appointment diaries and notes rel to the interwar German film industry 1922-1982 (SxMs150)

Trinity College Dublin

  • Tom Murphy (1935-2018), playwright: literary papers 2000-2016 (TCD MS 11157)
  • Rough Magic Theatre Company: theatre archives 1984-2017 (TCD MS 11568)

University of Birmingham: Cadbury Research Library: Special Collections

  • Theatre playbills with accompanying broadsides and newspaper cuttings mainly rel to the Theatre Royal, Birmingham c1781-1959 (MS916)

University of Birmingham: Information Services, Shakespeare Institute Library

  • School of night, theatre troop: material incl dvds of performances, posters and flyers c2005-2014 (DSH30)

University of Bristol: Theatre Collection

  • Harwood Cooper (fl 1891-1910), actor: material rel to his work incl playbills, handbills, ms scores, photographs and a prop flag 1891-1910 (2017/033)
  • Desperate Men, street theatre company: records c2010-2016 (2017/004, 015, 016)
  • Theatre Projects, theatre design company: records rel to lighting for theatre, film and TV, fitting out new National Theatre, financial records, corresp, speeches and articles, minutes and papers of related professional organisations c1960-1999 (2017/054)
  • Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory, theatre company, Bristol: additional records incl production records, publicity and education materials 21st cent (2017/044)

University of Gloucestershire Special Collections and Archives

  • Independent Television News (ITN): photographic stills archive c1960-1989 (ITN/08/17/1)

University of the Arts London: University Archives and Special Collections

  • Lindsay Cooper (1951-2013), musician: records incl business and personal corresp, footage of performances and personal and family papers 1950s-2010

Warwick University: Modern Records Centre

  • Report, photographic bureau: photographic proof copies for wide range of feminist, socialist, trade union and campaigning publications 1960-1990s (RPT)