British Archives: A Guide to Archive Resources in the United by Janet Foster

By Janet Foster

Because it was once first released in 1982 British data has confirmed itself because the greatest reference paintings to holdings of records and manuscript collections in the course of the united kingdom. The third version has been widely revised and enlarged with greater than a hundred and fifty new entries, extra widening the variety of the booklet. Entries are dependent to teach the data of the supplier as precise from deposited collections and critical non-manuscript fabric, and extra info of fax quantity and conservation provision are incorporated for the 1st time. all of the present entries were considerably up to date, including the opt for bibliography and record of valuable addresses of assorted businesses fascinated about the care and custody of documents. The advent presents a useful consultant to researchers utilizing information, together with a precis of the proper laws and a close description of the standard holdings of county and different neighborhood authority checklist places of work.

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Photography and microfilming by arrangement. Microfilm reader. Publications Education Records ( 1961 ) [typescript 1 Records ofthe Archdeaconry ofBuckingham ( 1961 ) [typescript 1 Aye 27 17 Kyle and Carrick District Libraries and Museums Address Carnegie Library ( Refe re nce Library) 12 Main Street Ayr Strathclyde KA8 8ED Telephone (0292 ) 81511 ext. 30 Access Generally open to the public. Historical background The collection originally covered the whole of Ayrshire, but since local government reorganization in 1974 has been restricted to Kyle and Carrick.

Publications Guide to the Bedfordshire Record Office, (1957), Guide Supplement 1957-62 Guide to the Russell Estate Collections for Bedfordshire and Devon to 1910 (1966) 44 Cranfield Institute ofTechnology Address Cranfield Bedford Bedfordshire MK43 OAL Telephone (0234) 750111 ext. 00 Access Generally open to the public. Historical background Founded in 1946 as The College of Aeronautics for the education of aeronautical engineers, the Institute became Cranfield Institute of Technology in 1970 with the power to award degrees.

Publications International Exhibition Foundation: Treasures from Chatsworth: The Devonshire Inheritance (Washington, DC, 1978-9) Ballymena 29 Address 19 North-Eastern Education and Library Board Area Library Demesne Avenue Ballymena Co . Antrim BT43 7BG No archives are held. 30 Normal College Address Bangor Gwynedd Telephone (0248)53316 There are no deposited collections. Internal records are held. 316 Enquiries to Archivist and Keeper of Manuscripts, Mr A. Giles jones or Deputy Archivist and Keeper of Manuscripts, Mr T.

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