King's College London
Archive Catalogues
Home|College Archives|The Collection 

College Archives » The Collection

BABINGTON, William (1756-1833) ›

Papers relating to William Babington, comprising four manuscript volumes of notes on lectures taken by unidentified writers, titled 'Babington's Lectures' (on chemistry); 'Babington's chemistry'; 'Lectures on therapeutics delivered at Guy's Hospital by William Babington MD, 1796'; 'Lectures on the materia medica delivered at Guy's Hospital by William Babington M D, 1796'.

BACKES, Alice (fl 1930-1934) ›

Papers of Alice Backes comprising St Giles Hospital certificate in Sick and Convalescent Cookery, 31 Mar 1930; London County Council St Giles Hospital certificate of training 1928-1931, 12 May 1931; General Nursing Council for England and Wales, certificate of registration, Oct 1931; Central Board of Midwives certificate 27 Feb 1932. Also includes two lidded small silver trophy cups, of St Giles Hospital…

BAILY, K (fl 1910-1912) ›

Five postcards sent by M Coulton to Miss K Baily with messages relating to their plans to meet [1910, 1912]. Images on postcards include Guy's Hospital surgical buildings, Mary Ward, Samaritan Ward, the Chapel, and front quadrangle.

BALL Edna Florence (1906-1984) ›

Examination question papers and marked scripts for BSc General, together with question papers for the non-theological Association of King's College for Women, 1927-1929; various ephemera, 1927-1931, including notes and ticket for presentation ceremony and ticket for the unveiling of the war memorial tablet at Mitcham Athletic ground in London.

BANHAM, Belinda Joan (fl 1936-1991) ›

Volume of published memoirs by Belinda Banham, entitled Snapshots in time: some experiences in health care, 1836-1991 (Penzance, 1991), describing her career in health care before the Second World War, as a manager and administrator in the National Health Service (NHS), board director and consultant.

BANKART, James (1834-1902) ›

Small decorative bound photograph album, inscribed in pencil in front cover 'The staff of Guy's Hospital, 1863, Jas. Bankart', containing small black and white photographs of clinical, surgical, academic, and administrative staff of Guy's Hospital, identified by name, office, with some dates of tenure annotated. Includes photographs of Edward Cock, Dr Barlow, John Hilton, George Owen Rees, John Birkett,…

BARBER, Edward (fl 1828-1830) ›

Papers of Edward Barber comprising his notes on Joseph Henry Green's lectures on the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye and ear, and anatomy and physiology of the larynx, delivered at St Thomas's Hospital, 1829-1830.

BARRACLOUGH, Robert Wooding Sutton (1845-1939) ›

Papers of Robert Wooding Sutton Barraclough comprising a back and white photograph of Barraclough; photocopied cutting of obituary of Barraclough in the Evening News , Apr 1939; and Guy's Hospital Medical School certificate of fulfillment office of Obstetric Clerk; Royal College of Surgeons, certificate of membership, 6 Dec 1865; Society of Apothecaries of the City of London certificate to practice,…

BARRETT, Norman Rupert (1903-1979) ›

Annotated typescript article by Norman Rupert Barrett titled 'The contribution of Australians to medical knowledge', [1960s]

BARTLETT, Hardington Arthur (d 1920) ›

The collection comprises copies of printed material, 1907-1984, including history of Perry and Co, builders and contractors, with list of completed building projects, photographs of founders, and notes on the company's projects including St Thomas's Hospital, London, Tower Bridge and numerous Underground railway stations including Oxford Circus and Piccadilly Circus, [1907]; copy of article on the…

BARTLEY, C W (fl 1969-1987) ›

Papers of C W Bartley comprising typescript copies of 'Lambeth Poor Law and Workhouse Infirmary, 1552-1878 - a study in the evolution of the National Health Service'; and a different version of the same work 'Lambeth Hospital - from Poor Law Workhouse to Teaching District Health Authority - a study in the evolution of the National Health Service'.

BASNETT, Thomas S (fl 1775-1776) ›

Papers of Thomas Basnett comprising notes on lectures on anatomy, 1775, and surgery, 1775-1776, delivered by Joseph Else (d1780).

BAX, Clifford (1886-1962) ›

Letter to The Times , with covering letter, in reply to an article by the paper's dramatic critic, Arthur Bingham Walkley, concerning Expressionism, 1924.


Records of the Belgrave Hospital for Children, 1902-1948, comprising minutes of the medical sub-committee, 1902-1921 (1 volume); case notes, 1904-1948 (216 volumes); admissions register, 1929-1931, including an index (1 volume).  Two bound volumes of out-letters, 1874-1875, minutes of a meeting of the hospital’s General Council, 1901, and printed items including fundraising leaflets, 1899-1902, a pharmacopoeia,…


The collection comprises three registers of student nurses at Belgrave Hospital for Children, including details of name and address of nurse, rank, location of previous training, age, date of entering, date of leaving, description of work undertaken, reasons for leaving, and comments on suitability of candidate, 1903-1950.

BETT, Walter Reginald (b 1903) ›

Letter to W R Bett from Sir George Makins, 16 Apr 1931, concerning Bett's article, and relating a number of anecdotes about Sir James Paget.

DETAILED CATALOGUEBIOCHEMISTRY: King's College London Department of Biochemistry ›

The records of the Biochemistry Department at King's College London comprise minutes, correspondence, research notes, off-prints of journal articles and photographs, 1967-1994. These include minutes of committees of the Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Life, Basic Medical and Health Sciences, and Institute for Molecular Cell Biology, 1979-1991; correspondence and research reports of PhD students,…

BIOCHEMISTRY: King's College London Department of Biochemistry Records ›

The records of the Biochemistry Department at King's College London comprise minutes, correspondence, research notes, off-prints of journal articles and photographs, 1967-1994. These include minutes of committees of the Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Life, Basic Medical and Health Sciences, and Institute for Molecular Cell Biology, 1979-1991; correspondence and research reports of PhD students,…

BIOCHEMISTRY: King's College London Department of Biochemistry Student Records ›

King's College London Biochemistry Department examination results, 1970-1983 (Ref: KDBCH/ER), student photographs, 1967-1988 (Ref: KDBCH/PH), correspondence and research reports, 1967-1987 (Ref: KDBCH/F). The examination results consist of unsigned photocopies of the computer-generated listings, giving course unit results for Biochemistry, and BSc examination results for all science course units. The…

BIOLOGY: King's College London Department of Biology ›

Biology Department records consist of various departmental staff minutes, 1985-1987.

DETAILED CATALOGUEBIOPHYSICS: King's College London Department of Biophysics records ›

Partially indexed slides and prints relating to research conducted in the Biophysics Unit, 1949-1964, and Department of Biophysics, 1964-1992, and associated journal articles and other papers, comprising: glass and acetate slides, 1949-1984 (approx 1990 items), notably x-ray diffraction photographs of DNA, also graphs and other data, illustrations of equipment and illustrations for journal articles…

BIRD, (Cyril) Kenneth (1887-1965), alias Fougasse ›

Published books, 1936-1949, written or illustrated by Fougasse, mainly comprising books of cartoons and war propaganda posters used during World War Two, 1939-1945: You have been warned: a complete guide to the road with W D H McCullough (Methuen & Co, 8th edition, London, 1936); Drawing the line somewhere (Methuen & Co, London, 1937); Stop or go: a diary for 1939 (Methuen & Co, London, 1938); ...and…

BIRD, Golding (1814-1854) ›

Case notes taken by Golding Bird, 1833-1834, of patients in the wards at Guy's Hospital; testimonials from medical staff of Guy's Hospital, 1838-1839, 1848-1849; letters to Bird, 1839, 1849-1853; and Physical Society certificate (Latin), 1836.

BLACKETT, William Cuthbert (fl 1850-1853) ›

Notebook of William Cuthbert Blackett, 1851-1853, medical student at St Thomas's Hospital, recording cases admitted to Jacob and Ann wards in the hospital under Dr R Bennett, Assistant Physician; ink drawing titled 'Blackett's Specification', 5 Nov 1902; volume titled 'Blackett's certificates 1853' containing sixteen certificates of St Thomas's Hospital Medical School confirming Blackett's attendance…

DETAILED CATALOGUEBLOXAM, Sir Charles Loudon (1831-1887) ›

Collection comprises copies of correspondence, lecture notes and ephemera relating to the career of Charles Bloxam, including correspondence with other chemists such as John Frederic Daniell, Professor of Chemistry, King's College London, Sir Frederick Augustus Abel and Professor August Wilhelm Hofmann, Director of the Royal College of Chemistry, especially concerning the properties of electricity,…

BLYDE, Margery Kathleen (1891-1980) ›

Papers of Margery Kathleen Blyde comprising King's College Hospital certificates of invalid cookery, 21 Dec 1920; and completion of training 1922; General Nursing Council for England and Wales Certificate of General Registration, 16 Feb 1923; Brighton and Hove Hospital for Women and Children, certificate of attendance and instruction in midwifery, 14 Mar 1924; Central Midwives Board certificate, 9…

BOTANY: King's College London Department of Botany Mark Books ›

The records of the King's College London Department of Botany consist of a series of mark books detailing the performance of students in the department, 1967-1978.

BOWEN, John Edmund (b 1885) ›

The papers of John Edmund Bowen consist of two manuscript notebooks containing notes on lectures delivered by Professor Joseph John Thomson, Cavendish Professor of Physics at Cambridge, 1911-1912. Bowen's notes consist of detailed summaries of Thomson's lectures on subjects including the discharge of electricity through gases, recombination of ions, recent developments in researches on light and electricity,…

BOX, Reverend George Herbert (1869-1933) ›

Letters received relating to Box's academic and administrative work, 1902-1928, including letters from Charles James Ball, Chaplain of King's College, 1902, relating to Box's German tour and the distribution of a publication Church and Chapel, George Buchanan Gray, Professor of Hebrew, Mansfield College, Oxford, 1922, relating to a memorandum from himself and Box to Cambridge University Press, Sir…

BOXER, Professor Charles Ralph (1904-2000) ›

Copies of papers and photographs relating to Boxer's life and military and academic careers, 1904-2000, including correspondence and cuttings from the Portuguese press, 1963-1964, relating to the criticism by Dr António Oliveira Salazar, Prime Minister of Portugal, and Professor Armando Cortesão, of Boxer and his book Race Relations in the Portuguese Colonial Empire, 1415-1825 , for proposing that…

BRENT, V Adm Harry Woodfall (1834-1911) ›

Records comprise a Watchbill for HMS ALGIERS, 1854, (entries by Brent); personal notebook from HMS BELLEROPHON kept by Brent, 1867-1870; Stationbill for HMS BELLEROPHON, 1868-1869; Captain's Night Order books for HMS AMETHYST, HERCULES and BLACK PRINCE, 1883-1887 (entries by Brent).

BRETT, Percy Croad (fl 1917) ›

Papers relating to Percy Croad Brett, comprising notes on lectures Professor John Ernest Frazer on embryology, 1917, including sketches, [? taken at St Mary's Hospital, Paddington].

BRISTOWE, John Syer (1827-1895) ›

Collection of watercolour paintings and sketches by John Bristowe and his family including two volumes of watercolours by John S Bristowe, 1886-1895, including images of St Mary's Abbey, York; Studland Bay; Corfe Castle; Matterhorn; Vienna; Craig-y-care; Harlow Mill River Stort; North Wales; (some with loose pages and incomplete); sketch book containing pencil sketches, 1889-1897, including images…

British Committee for the Restitution of the Parthenon (Elgin) Marbles ›

Papers of the British Committee for the Restitution of the Parthenon (Elgin) Marbles, (BCRPM), 1820-2004 including press releases, copies of newspaper cuttings and correspondence chiefly between Eleni Cubitt and Anthi Poulos Jones, Chairman and General Counsel for the Committee on the Parthenon. Reports, newsletters and correspondence to government officials seeking support, the latter mainly from…

BROCK, Russell Claude (1903-1980) ›

Files of correspondence relating to the restoration of the operating theatre of old St Thomas' Hospital, 1956-1963, and notes for articles concerning the history of the operating theatre, 1947-1974.

BROWN, Isobel Christine Stewart (1924-1990) ›

Papers of Isobel Christine Stewart Brown comprising University of London Diploma of Sister-Tutor, 10 Oct 1957; King's College Hospital (KCH) certificate of training, 1947-1949; KCH Nursing School certificate of first place in the Final Examinations, and Monk Memorial Prize, 26 Oct 1949; KCH Nursing School certificate awarding the Monk Memorial Prize, Sep 1949; file containing copy of Brown's application…

BROWN, Professor Thomas Julian (1923-1987) ›

Correspondence about posts, grants and awards, with related papers concerning Brown's work and palaeography, [1950-1985]; conference papers, mainly about palaeography, manuscripts and medieval history, often held at the London Medieval Society, the Medieval Institute and SCONUL (Standing Conference of National and University Libraries), 1968-1986; public lectures given by Brown, about scripts, palaeography…

BROWNE, Bertha (fl 1839-1840) ›

Notebook compiled by Bertha Browne, 1839-1840, containing miscellaneous extracts and themes for religious contemplation, including notes taken from a lecture course delivered by Hugh James Rose, Principal of King's College London, on 'The evidence of Christianity' in the session 1836-1837.

BRYANT, T E (fl 1828-1835) ›

Catalogue of the private pathological museum formed by T E Bryant, 1828-1835.

BRYANT, Thomas (1828-1914) ›

Presentation photograph album given to Thomas Bryant by students of Guy's Hospital Medical School, on his retirement as Senior Surgeon to Guy's Hospital, 1888, containing external scenes of the Hospital, wards and Pathology Museum.


The collection consists of working papers relating to Buchanan's professional career as a forensic psychiatrist in the UK, [1984]-2001, chiefly research papers relating to the Special Hospitals Service Authority and psychiatric reports relating to Maudsley Hospital patients. Section 1 comprises papers arising from the daily administrative operations of Maudsley Hospital London. Section 2 contains research…

BUDDEN, Frank Howard (1919-1983) ›

Letter from St Thomas’ Hospital medical student Frank Budden to Douglas [Nicholson], 1 October 1940, with a detailed account of the bombing of St Thomas' Hospital, 15 Sep 1940, including sketch map of damaged areas on the basement and ground floor levels, and a description of his finding and rescuing casualties.              

BUFFARD, Grace Lizzie (died 1984) ›

Papers of Grace Lizzie Buffard comprising: The Queen's Hospital for Children, Hackney Road London, certificate of training 1908-1911, 1 May 1911; King's College Hospital Certificate of training 1911-1914; The College of Nursing Certificate of Registration / membership, 22 Dec 1916; Central Midwives Board certificate, 10 Nov 1920; The Nursing Council of England and Wales, certificate as Registered Sick…

BULLOUGH, Geoffrey (1901-1982) ›

Papers of Geoffrey Bullough, [1957-1975] contain typescript proofs of publications edited by Bullough. The collection contains annotated galley proofs from Bullough's Narrative and dramatic sources of Shakespeare (Columbia U.P, 1957 and later editions), notably including two copies of The Tradegie of Antonie by Robert Garnier, translated by Mary Herbert (1595) and two copies of The Troublesome raigne…

BURGE, Ronald Edgar (b 1932) ›

Papers of Ronald Burge as Head of Physics at Queen Elizabeth College, 1963-1984 and at King's College London, 1984-1992, including papers relating to research projects including correspondence, proposals, grant application forms, and reports notably for the projects 'In-process monitoring of element composition and derived properties of polymeric materials by remote laser microanalysis' under the European…

BURGESS, Frederick Josiah (fl 1831-1838) ›

Printed booklet containing testimonials of Frederick J Burgess, Surgeon, Bishop's Waltham, 1838, a number of which are from physicians and surgeons of Guy's Hospital including Bransby Cooper, William Back, Charles Ashton Key, J Callaway, Richard Bright, Thomas Addison, Samuel Ashwell, Sir Astley Cooper, John Morgan and Thomas Hodgkin. 20pp

BURGON, Thomas (1767-1837) ›

Manuscript travel diary of Thomas Burgon, 1811-1814, comprising descriptions and occasional thumbnail sketches within text mainly relating to archaeological expeditions to sites of ancient Greek and Byzantine civilisation in Turkey and Greece including accounts of visits to: Sardis and Thyatira, 25 Oct-1 Nov 1811; Teios, 14-18 Feb 1812; Phocoea, Chios, Andros, Thoricus, Eleusis, Plataea, Thebes and…

BURNEY, Charles (1726-1814) ›

Two letters addressed to 'Mrs Chambers', 3 Nov 1797, 19 Jan 1798, concerned with works on composition.

BURROWS, Ronald Montagu (1867-1920), office files ›

The collection comprises Principal Ronald Montagu Burrows' office files including correspondence, memoranda and accounts, 1912-1920. These include correspondence relating specifically to the impact on the College of World War One, including war grants, War Office classes, war-work by staff, lists of student casualties, the Officer Training Corps (OTC), the special constabulary, War Relief Council,…

BURROWS, Ronald Montagu (1867-1920), private papers ›

Correspondence and notes, some in Greek, 1910-1918, including two letters to Burrows from Alex P Ralli about Greek translation, and one letter to Percy Neville Ure, Assistant Lecturer in Classics, University of Leeds; volume containing notes on an annotated copy of Quinti Septimii Florentis Tertulliani Apologeticum et ad Nationes Libri Duo ex fide Optimorum Codicum Manuscriptorum edited by Franciscus…

BYZANTINE AND MODERN GREEK: King's College London Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies records ›

The records of the Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies comprises correspondence, invoices, publications, examination papers, reading lists, lists of lectures and seminars, and posters, 1922-1993. These notably include a copy of The siege of Vienna in 1693 , edited by E H Marshall (London, 1922); papers relating to The Journal of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies , including proposals…

BYZANTINE AND MODERN GREEK: King's College London Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies student records ›

King's College London Department of Byzantine and Modern Greek Studies undergraduate student files, 1974-1993 (K/BMG/FP), postgraduate student files, 1972-1993 (K/BMG/FPPG). Undergraduate files typically contain an UCCA (Universities Central Council on Admissions) form, enrolment forms, some termly reports, correspondence, references, attendance/mark sheets and course unit registration forms. Postgraduate…

About these catalogues

The detailed catalogues describe the papers in most collections held in the Centre, a collection usually being the papers of...

Copyright: The texts of the detailed catalogues are the copyright of King's College London and are made available for private research only.

For further information, visit the King’s College London Archives pages.

ARCHIOS™ | Total time:0.5971 s | Source:cache | Platform: NX