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Records of the Cambridge Primary Review

  • CPR
  • fonds
  • 1998-2014

Papers concerning origins and funding of the Review, 1998-2012; contextual material, 1997-2010; management papers, 2006-2009; evidence, 2006-2008; publications, 2007-2009; media coverage, 2006-2013; dissemination material, 2009-2012; correspondenc...

Cambridge Primary Review Trust

The Retreat Archive

  • RET
  • fonds
  • [late 18th century-21st century]

Three aspects of the Retreat archive make it important to the history of medicineFirst, it reflects the special character of the Retreat. It is impossible to underestimate the significance of the archive for an understanding of the development of ...

The Retreat, Yorkshire, hospital

Parish records of Drax

  • PR/DR
  • fonds
  • 1534-2004

Includes register of christenings, 1599-1947 (note this register uses the Dade registration scheme for the years 1777-1812); register of marriages, 1597-1977; register of burials, 1597-1678, 1681-1980 (note this register uses the Dade registration...

Church of England, Drax, St. Peter & St. Paul, parish

Records of Michael Young

  • YOU
  • fonds
  • 1986-2001

List of attendees at an early meeting of representatives of the business community with Oliver Tambo and the ANC, June 1986. Minutes and records of the secret bilateral talks, initiated by Michael Young, between the ANC and key figures in the Afri...

Young, Michael Alan

Rowntree Family Papers

  • ROWNFAM
  • fonds
  • 1790-1995

Victorian correspondence and commonplace books (VC), 19th century; Rowntree family letters, 1840s-1907.Records of Joseph Rowntree senior (ROWN FAM A/93, ARCH 02/5), including journals, 1812-1813, correspondence, 1831-1832, a privately printed memo...

Rowntree family of York

Parish records of Goodmanham

  • PR/GOOD
  • fonds
  • 1637-1991

Includes register of christenings, 1696-1923; register of marriages, 1696-1959; register of burials, 1678-1991; register of banns, 1824-1903; register of services, 1898-1917, 1927, 1938-1976; records concerning benefice income, including accounts,...

Church of England, Goodmanham, All Saints, parish

Research Papers of Benjamin Seebohm Rowntree

  • BSR
  • fonds
  • 1890-1973

Articles by BSR, 1912-1953, subjects include: religion, industry, national and social problems, town planning, housing and rents, and old age; betting and gambling research papers, 1890-1954, including reports, memoranda and papers of the Anti-Ga...

Rowntree, Benjamin Seebohm, 1871-1954, sociologist and manufacturer

Dennis Brutus Archive

  • BRU
  • fonds
  • 1954-1972

Handwritten and typed drafts of poems, 1961-1970. Papers relating to the South African Sports Association, 1958-1961. Papers relating to South African Non-Racial Olympic Committee, 1969-1971. Political papers relating to Defence and Aid Fund Corre...

Brutus, Dennis Vincent, 1924-2009, human rights activist, poet and professor

Letters of Henry Barlow

  • BA
  • fonds
  • 1948-1972

Letters to Barlow's sister during his colonial service in Northern Rhodesia and Kenya and as Secretary to the Bishop of Northern Rhodesia and Archbishop of Central Africa, 1948-72. The letters have been arranged and described by Dr Robert Bal...

Barlow, Henry Arthur Northey, 1905-1978, colonial administrator

Records of George Ivan Smith

  • SMI
  • fonds
  • 1961-1965

Correspondence and papers relating to economic and political problems in Southern Rhodesia in the period leading up to the Unilateral Declaration of Independence (UDI),1962-1965. Includes letters to UN Secretary-General, U. Thant.

Smith, George Ivan, 1915-1995, United Nations official

Joan Hill Collection

  • PD/HIL
  • fonds
  • 1910-[1947]

Draft manuscript lecture on William Nichol’s experiences in Nigeria, given to the South Shields Rotary Club in 1947. Subjects include his work for the British Forestry Commission in Nigeria, impressions of country and population, changes in educa...

Nichol, William Slater, 1883-1970, colonial civil servant

Tuke Family Collection

  • TUKE
  • fonds
  • 1660-1946

Family correspondence, 1748-1927; personal papers, 1667-1946, including papers relating to Trinity Lane School, 1784-1899, The Retreat and mental health, 1796-1946, Quaker Benefit Club, 1808, politics, 1806-1844, and civic work, 1809-1836, and po...

Tuke family

Papers of the Earl of Halifax as Viceroy of India

  • HALIFAX/C152
  • fonds
  • 1926-1931

Letters and telegrams to and from his Majesty the King Emperor (printed), 1926-1931; letters to and from the Secretary of State for India (5 volumes, printed), 1926-1931; private and personal telegrams to and from the Secretary of State for India ...

Wood, Edward Frederick Lindley, 1881-1959, 1st Earl of Halifax

Records of The Rowntree Society

  • TRS
  • fonds
  • c 1916-1930

Rowntree & Co long-service certificate presented to Charlotte Wright to mark 18 years of service, signed by Oscar Rowntree, February 1930; letter from Benjamin Seebohm Rowntree to Arthur Henderson, Labour cabinet minister, as President of the ...

The Rowntree Society

Records of Sir Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax

  • HALIFAX/F78
  • fonds
  • 1833-1880

Papers of Sir Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax, as President of the Board of Control 1853-56, and Secretary of State for India 1859-66.Board of Control: letter books, 1853-1856.

Wood, Charles, 1800-1885, 1st Viscount Halifax, statesman

Slave trade papers

It is not clear how these few items came to the Retreat: they may have been gathered at the time (the petition is by the Retreat's own servants); but they might have been donated to the Retreat later on, as many papers of historical interest ...

Pamphlet: Account of the African Institution

The African Institution was a society to promote the abolition of the slave trade and promote civilization and improvement in Africa. This printed leaflet sets out its aims, lists its patrons and appeals for money

Records of Major David Graham Pole

  • UL5
  • fonds
  • 1915-1941

Private papers, notes and transcripts of Major Pole, comprising newspaper cuttings and reports relating to Pole's career as an MP, 1929-1931; correspondence concerning Indian and Burmese affairs, 1928-1934; articles by Pole, 1926-1931, privat...

Pole, David Graham, 1877-1952, Major

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