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Identity statement

Reference code(s)
GB100 KCLA ST/PP86 Budden, Frank Howard
Budden, Frank Howard (1919-1983)
Level of description
Extent and medium of the unit of description (quantity, bulk, or size)
1 item


Name of creator(s)

Budden, Frank Howard (1919-1983), doctor

Administrative / Biographical history

Born, 1919.  Educated, Tiffin School and St Thomas' Hospital Medical School, London: MBBS, 1943.  House Surgeon, Farnham County Hospital, Surrey, 1944.  Medical Officer, British Colonial Office, Nigeria, 1947-1956.  Awarded MBE, 1955.  Died, Warwickshire, 1983.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Placed in the Centre by a friend of the recipient's family.

Content & structure

Scope and content

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.








Conditions of access & use

Conditions governing access

Open, subject to signature of Reader's undertaking form, and appropriate provision of two forms of identification, to inlude one photographic ID.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only.  Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Senior Archivist.

Language/scripts of material


Finding aids

This summary guide

Allied materials

Existence and location of originals

King's College London College Archives

Related units of description

The Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House, Oxford, holds papers of Frank Howard Budden, 1944-1949, notably his reports as Medical Officer (and later as Ophthalmologist), Nigeria, 1947-1949.


Description control

Rules or conventions

Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal Place and Corporate Names 1997.

This catalogue is made available under the Open Data Commons Attribution License. This catalogue may be updated from time to time in order to reflect additional material and/or new understandings of the material.

Date(s) of descriptions

Septembr 2014

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