St Bartholomew's Hospital Archives and Museum:
St Bartholomew's Hospital Catalogue in Full

 

The contents of this catalogue are the copyright of St Bartholomew's Hospital Archives and Museum Rights in the Access to Archives database are the property of the Crown, © 2001-2006.

To find out more about the archives described below, contact St Bartholomew's Hospital Archives and Museum

Creator(s): St Bartholomew's Hospital, London

Access Condition(s):
Researchers wishing to consult the archives should first contact the Archivist, St Bartholomew's Hospital, for an appointment
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[Note]
Sources: The Royal Hospital of Saint Bartholomew 1123-1973 edited by Victor Cornelius Medvei and John L Thornton (St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, 1974). Compiled by Julie Tancell as part of the RSLP AIM25 project.

 

Almoners'/ Social Work Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 AD - date: 1927-1954

Cardiology Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 CD - date: 1920-1947

Catering Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 CA - date: 1886-1965

Clerk of the Works of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 CW - date: [1730]-1955

Curator of Instruments of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 CI - date: 1910-1954

Dietetic Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 DD - date: 1921-[1980]

Dispensary of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 DP - date: 1836-1960

Estates Office of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 EO - date: [1885]-1975

Estates records of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 HC - date: 1133-[1976]

Financial records of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 HB - date: 1547-1985

Finance Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 FD - date: 1791-1972

Laundry Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 LD - date: 1921-1968

Matron's Office and Nursing records of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 MO - date: [1800]-1984

Medical Photography Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 MP - date: 1947-1984

Medical records of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 MR - date: 1735-1985

 

722 volumes and 10 boxes

Access Condition(s):
Researchers wishing to consult the archives should first contact the Archivist, St Bartholomew's Hospital, for an appointment. Medical records of St Bartholomew's Hospital, 1735-1985, comprising admission registers for male and female patients, 1818-1971, giving names, ward, dates of admission and discharge or death, 1818-1869, and also age, diagnosis and name of physician or surgeon, 1870-1971; registers of deaths, 1762-1769, 1807-1816, 1826-1979; midwifery registers, 1904-1960; statistics, 1828-1968, including numbers of out-patients, casualty patients, in-patients and maternity patients, 1849-1901; cholera cases, 1849-1866; male, female and surgical cases, 1828-1846; Out-Patients and Casualty Departments daily attendances, 1961-1968; records relating to out-patients, 1735-1954, including correspondence, partial list of women out-patients, 1735, waiting times, 1933, 1954; records relating to Casualty patients, 927-1978, comprising surgery time books, 1960-1978; World War Two service casualties, 1939-1942; casualties under the Road Traffic Act, 1941-1950; registers of armed forces casualties admitted to wards, 1942-1960; staff attendance books, 1949-1964; Surgery Door books, 1952-1961; air-raid casualties, 1939-1947, including discharge registers, 1939-1951; minor operations registers, 1972-1976; 'Black books', 1927-1974, giving details of 'malingerers and compulsive hospital addicts'; registers of burials of patients in the Hospital burial ground, 1744-1755, 1846-1849, miscellaneous papers of the Medical Records Officer, 1827-1951, including notes taken from admission registers, 1833-1843;Patient case notes for male and female medical patients under Dr P M Latham, including post-mortem reports, 1826-1841; patients' medical and surgical records, 1835-1928, comprising orthopaedic cases, 1839-1840; clinical, medical and surgical cases, 1842-1856; medical and surgical notes, 1882-1886; surgical registers, 1886-1920; medical registers, 1896-1920; patients' records relating to diseases of women, under Dr West, 1849-1861; patients' records relating to radium and X-ray treatment, 1919-1934; notes relating to Elizabeth Ward (maternity), 1911-1924; District midwifery case notes, 1892-1899; midwifery casebooks for outside patients, 1907-1947; in-patients' and out-patients' notes relating to electrical treatment, 1883-1895; patients put under restraint, 1904-1927; obstetric delivery books for Elizabeth Ward, 1923-1985; records relating to blood donors and blood transfusion, 1938-1951, including rules for the Blood Transfusion Service, 1926-1939; drawings of eyes from the Ophthalmic Department, 1840-1891; notifications of birth in Elizabeth Ward, 1969-1973; records relating to in-patients, 1821-1961, including admissions, allocation of beds; records relating to the Special treatment centre, 1928-1952; records of the Department of Anaesthetics, 1917-1939, relating to the administration of anaesthetics, 1917-1929, and gift of a mechanical respirator, 1939; correspondence of the Ear, Nose and Throat Department concerning hearing aids, 1948-1952; records of the Cancer Department, 1933-1962, including minutes of the Cancer Department Committee, 1955-1957 and records of the Follow-up Department, 1946-1962; dangerous drugs record and order books, 1977-1978; night report books, 1974; Paget Ward case books, 1920-1939; daily bed returns, 1972; orders concerning military patients and admission of tuberculosis patients to Kettlewell Convalescent Home, 1907-[1914]; note concerning Parkwood Convalescent Home, Swanley, 1926; records of the Skin Department, 1907-1924, including patients' notes, 1907-1918; records of the Patients' Service Department, 1939-1974, including notes of meetings, 1973-1974; appointment of a Records' Officer, 1946-1953; certificates of still-birth, 1969-1975; Ward register books, 1967-1991.

Operating Theatre records of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 TH - date: 1921-1987

Ophthalmic Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 EY - date: 1917-1921

Pathology Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 PA - date: 1867-1962

Pathology Museum of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 MU - date: 1831-1945

Pharmacy of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 PM - date: 1768-1953

Physiotherapy Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 PH - date: 1912-1973

Radiology Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 RD - date: 1897-1961

St Bartholomew's Hospital records of other hospitals - ref. 405 OH - date: 1876-1971

Speech Therapy Department of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 TS - date: 1956-1957

Steward's Office of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 SO - date: 1894-1968

Trained Nurses Institution of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 TN - date: 1886-1948

Administrative records of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 HA 1-2, 9-23, 25, 28-33, 35-98 - date: 1547-1976

Committees of St Bartholomew's Hospital - ref. 405 HA 3-8, 24, 26, 34 - date: 1653-1974

Legal Dispute between St Bartholomew's Hospital, the City of London and Christ's Hospital ('case of the 500 marks'). - ref. 405 HA 99 - date: 1539-1782

 

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