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Major accessions to repositories in 2019 relating to Education


Bedfordshire Archives & Records Service

  • Dallow Primary School, Luton: log books, admissions registers, governors' minutes and correspondence, purchasing books, teacher returns and certificates 1898-2000 (SDLutonDP)

Brent Archives

  • C M Williams Beer: a scrapbook of photographs of the Princess Frederica Nursery Class of 1937, which went to Mexico City to represent British Nursery Education at World Conference of Early Childhood Education 1937 (ACC/2019/16)

Cumbria Archive and Local Studies Centre, Barrow

  • Aldingham Parochial School, Scales: minute book of school committee and cash books (receipts and payments) 1878-1934 (BDS 25)

Cumbria Archive Centre, Carlisle

  • Brunswick School: records incl registers, log books, personal papers of former teacher Mrs Margaret Keitch, photographs and records rel to centenary celebrations 1894-2007 (DS 215)
  • Great Orton School: minute books (2) of School Managers' meetings 1903-1991 (DS 193)

Denbighshire Archives

  • Blessed Edward Jones School, Rhyl: school records 1965-2019 (ED/GS/23)
  • Hafina Clwyd, (1936-2011), educator, writer and journalist: diaries 1956-2010 (DD/DM/1765)
  • Ysgol Carreg Emlyn and Ysgol Clocaenog: school records 20th cent (ED/20 and ED/37)
  • Ysgol Mair, Rhyl. Catholic Primary School: log books, admissions and photographs 1955-2019 (ED/116)
  • Photographs of Llysfasi College and students c1930-1939 (DD/DM/1960)

Derbyshire Record Office

  • Chandos-Pole family of Radbourne Hall: papers and correspondence from Eton College (1886-1890) and additional correspondence (1638-1902) 1638-1902 (D5557)
  • First Taste Charity, older people learning tutors, Two Dales: minutes, constitution, annual reports, programmes, reports, publicity leaflets, DVDs, CDs, photographs 1997-2018 (D8242)

East Dunbartonshire Archives: Bearsden

  • Burnbrae Sunday School, Milngavie: minutes, reports, roll books, accounts, correspondence, newscuttings, photographs, audio and film recordings 1940-2006 (Acc 2019/18)

East Riding of Yorkshire Archives and Local Studies Service

  • Humberside County Council: school rolls books and school closures files 1947-1995 (CCHU)
  • South Cave School: log book 1899-1917 (DDX2307)

East Sussex Record Office

  • Chelmsford Hall Preparatory School, Eastbourne: records 1920-1992 (13512)

Edinburgh City Archives

  • James Gillespies High School, Marchmont, Edinburgh: records incl logbooks, admission & daily registers, photographs, index cards, school magazines 1870s-1980s (1241 (a))
  • James Gillespies Trust: records 1870s-1980s (1241 (b))

Glamorgan Archives

  • Allensbank Primary School, Cardiff: log books, admission registers, punishment books, stock books, sales book, visitors' book and register of children arriving late 20th cent (D1727)
  • Tonypandy Primary School: log books, photographs and reports 1937-2014 (D1676)

Gwent Archives

  • Brynmawr School Boots Committee: minute book 1930 (D6450)

Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Record Office

  • Beuno Sant School, Bala: log book and photographs 1943-2018 (ZE7622)

Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Andover Grammar School: pupil admissions registers; accessions registers (library books); Old Hansonians' Association minute books; log book kept by D D E Rodger, Headmaster; captioned photograph album with formal group photos and shots of school theatrical productions, casts; mark books belonging to former pupil, with details of lessons 1925-1970 (89A13)
  • Ropley Church of England Primary School: log books; pupil admissions registers; managers' minutes; managers' visiting book; punishment book; school yearbooks and photo albums, incl library building works, and new buildings 1872-1998 (73A19)
  • Eling Infant School, Totton: pupil admission registers, Managers'/Governors' minutes and related papers 1924-2016 (236M86)
  • Nursling Church of England Primary School: log books; pupil admission registers; punishment book; managers' minutes; folder of school returns; school correspondence 1867-2002 (64A19)

Isle of Man Public Record Office

  • Isle of Man Department of Education and predecessors: records incl annual reports, minutes, school log books and financial records 1879-2002 (A171)

Lambeth Archives

  • St John the Divine School, Camberwell: mainly class registers 1967-2010 (ARC/2019/7)

Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland, Record Office for

  • Brush Electrical Engineering Co Ltd, Loughborough: pupils registers and certificates book 1889-1938 (DE9943)
  • Christopher Morley, (fl1950-1955), student: memories of attending Wyggeston Grammar School for Boys, Leicester 1950-1955 (DE9925)
  • Wymant's Charity, educational charity, Great Bowden: minute book and cash book 1912-2003 (DE9805)

Liverpool Record Office

  • Hepworth Boys and Hepwoth Girls County Primary Schools and Everton Terrace School: school registers, admission and withdrawals, punishment books, log books and inventory books 1897-1976 (ACC7274)
  • Liverpool Training School of Cookery: recipe book 1911 (ACC 7298)

Norfolk Record Office

  • Alderman Swindell Primary School: log book, admission registers, plan of school, newscuttings book and other papers 1929-2017 (ACC 2018/222)
  • Castle Acre CE VC Primary School: logbooks, admissions registers 1874-1990 (ACC 2019/129)
  • Saxlingham Nethergate Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School: admission register (mixed and Infants) and Infectious Disease Notification books 1914-1963 (ACC 2019/35)

Oldham Local Studies & Archives

  • St James' Sunday School: letter books 1920-1938 (M271)

Powys Archives

  • Builth County Primary School, Breconshire: log books (11) 1871-2008 (B/E/PS/91)

Rotherham Archives and Local Studies

  • Brampton Ellis Junior School: admission registers (8), photographs of May Queens (5) 1928-1964 (77-E: Add 92)
  • Ulley Primary School: class registers (13), exercise books (4), assorted newspaper pages from 'Supplement to Schoolteachers' and photocopy book of the school registers 1901-2018 (77-E: Add 91)

Sandwell Community History and Archives Service

  • West Bromwich Institute: framed paintings of building and medal commemorating the laying of the foundation stone by Alderman Rueben Farley c1884-1950 (2019/45)
  • Oldbury Grammar School: class photographs and souvenir booklets 1935-1948 (2019/55)

Sheffield City Archives

  • Wortley Union School Attendance Committee: Wadsley District census of children under 14 years of age 1877 (X888)

Shropshire Archives

  • Hiatt Ladies College, Wellington, Shropshire: photographs, reports, documents and cuttings 20th cent (9664)

Somerset Heritage Centre (South West Heritage Trust)

  • Portishead Nautical School: minutes, with research regarding Thomas G Bunt and the levelling of Battery Point; records of Portishead British School 19th-20th cent (A/ERU)
  • Life Education Centres Somerset Ltd: minutes, corresp, reports, accounts and associated working papers 2003-2009 (A/EPR)
  • Cannington Agricultural College: records 20th cent (A/EJK)

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

  • St Nicholas First School, Codsall: records incl managers minutes, log books, admission registers, correspondence, plans of the school premises, and memorabilia 1859-2015 (D7696)

Walsall Archives

  • Darlaston Intermediate School, Darlaston: governors' minutes 1928-1936 (1623)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Leeds

  • Morley Grammar School: records rel to the Prize Fund 1948-1997 (WYL2605)

West Yorkshire Archive Service, Wakefield

  • GD Wood (fl 1853-1867) of Mr Potts Academy Knaresborough: mercantile book-keeping school book and school lesson books 1853-1867 (WYW1932)

Wirral Archives Service

  • Irby Primary School: minutes, reports, accounts, registers and photographs 1951-2012 (2394)


National Library of Scotland, Manuscript Collections

  • Farquhar Macintosh (1923-2007), Rector of the Royal High School, Edinburgh: papers c1950-2007 (Acc.14003)
  • Hilda Doris Spear (b1926), lecturer, Dundee University: correspondence, with related prospectuses and photographs 1954-1998 (Acc.14022)


Abertay University Archives

  • John Black (fl1970-1998), Master of Works at Dundee Institute of Art and Technology: papers, plans and photos rel to buildings, properties, and development or repair work for buildings c1970-1998 (ACC010)
  • John Nicholson Low (fl1930-1998), mechanical engineer, lecturer at Dundee Institute of Art and Technology: college certificate, articles, papers and photographs rel to career, and the Dundee College of Technology Mechanical Engineering prize 1930-1998 (ACC003)
  • Abertay University and predecessor bodies: records, incl minutes of Governing Body and Academic Management; administrative records incl correspondence, abstracts of accounts, annual Principal's reports, strategic reports, and course scheme development papers; student records; class results, photographs and Principal's files 1888-2019 (ACC001)

Bath University Archives

  • Ludwig Edward Fraenkel (1927-2019), Professor of Mathematics: corresp and papers documenting his academic career (research and teaching) at Imperial College London, the University of Cambridge, the University of Sussex, and the University of Bath 1947-2018 (LEF)

Cambridge University Library: Department of Manuscripts and University Archives

  • Education Services, charity, Cambridge: administrative papers 20th-21st cent (MS Add.10307)

Cambridge University: Jesus College Archives

  • Cecil Tyndale Biscoe (1863-1949), clergyman: personal and family papers, incl correspondence, travel journals, sketchbooks, photographs, and copies of log books of Church Mission Society (CMS) schools in Kashmir (originals destroyed in floods in 2014) c1882-2001 (PP/Tyndale-Biscoe)

Dundee University Archive, Records Management and Museum Services

  • Christopher Murray (fl1982-2019), professor and chair of comics studies, University of Dundee: U.S and U.K comics and comic studies publications c1982-2008 (Acc2019/1093)
  • Sir Peter Downes (b1953), biochemist and Principal and Vice-Chancellor, University of Dundee: Principal's files c2013-2019 (ACC2019/1090*)

Glasgow University Archive Services

  • John Watt (fl1844), student, University of Glasgow: lecture notebook, physics 1844 (ACCN 4290)
  • Professor David Daiches Raphael (1916-2015), philosopher: unpublished talks & academic correspondence 1940s-1990s (ACCN 4294)
  • Sir Kenneth Calman (b1941), surgeon, oncologist and Chancellor of the University of Glasgow: papers 20th-21st cent (ACCN 4322)

Hull History Centre (Hull University Archives)

  • University of Hull: large framed Grant of Arms to University College Hull (1927), transfer of title to the University (1954) and registrar's files 1927-1969 (U REG)

Leicester University Library: Special Collections

  • University of Leicester: AccessAbility service records incl correspondence, publications, committee minutes, press cuttings 1990-2000 (ACC 2019/12)

London University: Institute of Education

  • George Baines (1927-2009), and Judith Baines (nee Purbrook), teachers: teaching notes, reminiscences, photographs, correspondence c1950-1980 (BA)
  • Jack E.C. Thornton (fl1933-1979), education adviser: diaries and related papers 1933-1979 (JT)
  • Nigel Spearing (1930-2017), teacher and politician: correspondence and school papers 1950-2004 (NS)
  • Edward F. O'Neill (d1973), teacher, Prestolee School, Greater Manchester: material incl cuttings, photographs, children's workbooks, and a memoir 1926-1957 (PRE)

London University: Queen Mary University of London

  • Richard S Clymo (fl1961-1995), Professor of Ecology: recollections rel to his time at Westfield College and Queen Mary 2018 (RC)

London University: Royal Holloway

  • Dame Elsie Marjorie Williamson (1913-2002), educator, physicist and Principal of Bedford College, royal Holloway: papers 1930s-1970s (Acc 2019/03)