Original Records

This page lists original records and contemporary publications relating to Dorset County Hospital. For each item, the repository and reference number is given. Data protection legislation means that not all items are open to the public – access conditions are also noted in the list. Links are provided to full or partial transcripts on this site.

The repositories are: Dorset History Centre (DHC); the Wellcome Library (WL); the British Library (BL); and The National Archives (TNA). Note that DHC reference numbers in italics mean that this is a temporary reference as the item is not yet in the DHC catalogue.

A selection of the hospital's records at Dorset History Centre

A selection of the hospital’s records at Dorset History Centre

The list is divided into the following categories:


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Patients Records      Back to the top

Admission register: in-patients [partial transcript] 1847-59 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/2/1
Admission register: in-patients [partial transcript] 1859-67 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/2/2
Admission register: in-patients 1867-76 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/2/3
Admission register: in-patients 1876-83 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/2/4
Admission register: in-patients 1883-91 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/2/5
Admission register: in-patients 1900-06 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/227
Admission register: in-patients 1907-13 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/227
Admission register: in-patients 1917-20 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/228
Admission register: in-patients 1920-25 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/228
Admission register: in-patients 1928-31 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/229
Admission register: in-patients 1931-34 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/229
Register: in-patients
(Numbered NG/HH/DO(C)/5/2/6, but as previous number is dated 1876-83 this may be an error)
1941-46 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/230
Register: in-patients 1948-63 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/30
Register: in-patients 1962-71 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/29
Admission register: out-patients [partial transcript] 1847-57 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/1
Admission register: out-patients [partial transcript] 1857-64 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/2
Admission register: out-patients 1865-72 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/3
Admission register: out-patients 1872-77 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/4
Admission register: out-patients 1877-82 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/5
Admission register: out-patients 1882-86 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/6
Admission register: out-patients 1886-90 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/7
Admission register: out-patients 1890-94 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/8
Admission register: out-patients 1894-97 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/5/1/9
Admission book: men and women (fragile) 1903-25 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/246
Admissions book: in and out patients, to be used by almoners/scrutineers 1929-31 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/1
Admission book: female ward 1930-44 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/245
Admission book: children’s ward 1933-40 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/246
Admissions ledger: in-patients, private, scheme members, etc. (Provides name, address and information about status) 1938-44 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/210
Admission book: female ward 1944-53 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/245
Admission register 1944 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/230
Admission book: south block 1948-51 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/245
Admission register 1950-51 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/235
Admission register 1951 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/235
Admission notification receipt book (5 entries) 1952-53 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/1
Patient register: maternity centre 1956-62 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/15
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1909-14 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/239
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1914-17 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/239
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1917-20 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/240
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1920-23 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/240
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1924-26 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/236
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1926-27 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/236
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1927-28 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/236
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1928-29 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/241
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1930-31 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/241
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1932-33 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/236
Weekly record of admissions and discharges 1933-35 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/241
Weekly record of admissions and discharges (Damaged by water and concrete!) 1938-39 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/229
Casualty book (equivalent to A&E register) 1933-38 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/13
Casualty book (equivalent to A&E register) 1938-42 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/13
Dental department: patient register 1928-44 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/12
Mortuary register 1947-51 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/14
Mortuary register 1956-61 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/13
Ophthalmic department: patient register 1927-47 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/12
Ophthalmic register: A 1927-30 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/8
Ophthalmic register: B
(Severely damaged by water, very fragile)
1930-33 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/8
Ophthalmic register: C 1933-36 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/10
Ophthalmic register: D 1936-40 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/10
Ophthalmic register: E 1940-44 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/10
Ophthalmic register: F 1944-47 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/12
X-Ray patient register 1913-25 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/11
Register of radiography treatments 1934-39 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/2
X-Ray patient register 1934-37 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/11
X-Ray patient register (including charges) 1949 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/11
Admission book: isolation hospital 1896-1949 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/246
“HRA” Register of all patients (isolation hospital?) 1951-71 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/1
Admission book: tuberculosis patients (isolation hospital?) 1962-71 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/1
Admission book: non-tuberculosis patients (isolation hospital?) 1969-71 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/1
Surgical out-patients’ register: Mr. Cosens 1877-1915 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/221
Surgical out-patients’ register: Mr. Gowring 1877-1913 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/222
Surgical out-patients’ register: Mr. Smerdon 1877-1913 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/221
Case notes: Mr. Good 1910-1911 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/222
Treatment register: Mr. Nash Wortham. (Very fragile, damaged by water) 1934 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/26
Treatment register: Mr. Russell Steven. (Very fragile, damaged by water) 1943-44 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/26
Register: medical reports/examinations 1939-40 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/2
Register: medical reports/examinations (2 vols) 1940-42 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/5
Register of medical reports/examinations 1942-43 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/6
Register of medical reports/examinations 1944-45 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/2
Register of medical reports/examinations 1945-46 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/7
Register of medical reports/examinations (2 vols) 1946-47 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/6
Register of medical reports/examinations 1947-48 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/7

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Management Committee Minutes      Back to the top

Minute book [admissions and discharges, 1841] 1841-46 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/191
Minute book 1846-50 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/191
Minute book [extracts] 1851-56 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/1
Minute book [extracts] 1856-62 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/2
Minute book [extracts] 1863-69 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/3
Minute book [extracts] 1869-74 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/4
Minute book [extracts] 1874-79 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/5
Minute book [extracts] 1879-86 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/6
Minute book [extracts] 1886-94 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/7
Minute book, with index 1894-1917 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/8
Minute book, with index 1917-29 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/9
Draft minute book (weekly board meetings and committee meetings) 1923-26 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/22
Draft minute book (weekly board meetings and committee meetings) 1926-28 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/22
Draft minute book 1928-31 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/10
Draft minute book 1931-35 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/11
Minute book 1934-47 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/199
Index to minute book 1944-46 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/12
Minute book 1946-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/2/13


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Other Committee Minutes      Back to the top

Building committee minute book 1844-46 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/1/1
Medical committee minute book 1872-89 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/3/1
Medical committee minute book 1889-1909 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/3/2
Medical committee minute book 1910-28 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/3/3
Medical committee minute book 1928-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/3/4
Honorary financial and income secretaries committee minute book 1925-26 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/4/1
Sub-committee minute book 1933-37 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/5/1
Sub-committee minute book 1936-37 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/5/2
Sub-committee minute book 1946-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/5/3

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Annual Reports      Back to the top

Annual reports [extracts and patient statistics, 1840s; extracts and patient statistics, 1850s] 1841-1851 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual report [extract and patient statistics; subscriber list; balance sheet] 1843 Open DHC D-WLC/Z/61
Annual reports [extracts and patient statistics, 1850s] 1853-1861 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual reports 1863-1864 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual report [subscriber list; balance sheet] 1865 Open DHC PE-WWH/MI/4
Annual report 1866 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual report 1868 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual report 1870 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual report [extract and patient statisticssubscriber list; balance sheet] 1871 Open DHC D.1156/1
Annual reports 1873-1878 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual reports 1884-1888 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual reports 1892-1894 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual reports [receipts, 1895subscriber list, 1901; receipts, 1901] 1895-1909 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/2/1/1
Annual reports [receipts, 1911; receipts, 1921] 1910-1929 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/2/1/2
Annual report with statement of accounts 1913 Open DHC NG/CC/A/D11/1
Annual report with statement of accounts 1921 Open DHC NG/CC/A/D11/2
Annual reports with statements of accounts (also a letter with the 1927 report) 1924-1927 Open DHC NG/CC/A/D11/3-6
Annual reports 1927-1928 Open WL 51165113 (Shelf mark WX28.BE5 D69D71)
Annual report 1939 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual reports 1940-1947 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/2/1/3
Annual report 1941 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual report 1942 Open BL Shelf mark A.R.725.
Annual report 1943 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual report 1944 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Annual report 1947 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36



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Other Reports      Back to the top

Chaplain’s report books (3 vols) 1930-45 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/35
Matron’s reports 1894-1916 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/22
Matron’s reports 1916-35 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/2/3/1
Matron’s reports 1935-44 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/22
Matron’s reports 1945-49 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/22
Visiting committee reports 1916-31 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/2/2/1
Visiting committee reports 1931-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/2/2/2
Visitor’s book 1943-67 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/26


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Staff Records      Back to the top

Dr. Cowdell’s testimonials recommending him for the post of physician at the Dorset County Hospital (included in Edward Castleman’s correspondence) 1849 Open DHC D/ANG/B5/71
Nurses agreements (signing to abide by hospital rules) 1930-51 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/24
Staff register (address, next of kin, qualifications, holidays and sickness) 1939-50 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/14
Staff register (address, next of kin, qualifications, holidays and sickness) 1950-59 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/14
Register of staff rotas and operations performed. Includes staff sickness notes 1969-79 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/30
Staff rotas 1975-78 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/18
Staff rotas 1978-80 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/18
Student nurses training records 1941-49 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/14
Student nurse training register (inc. personal details) 1949-54 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/32
Nurses pre-student cadet reports 1950-58 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/24
Student training register (detailed notes on each nurse) 1952-58 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/16
Preliminary training school rota and register 1954-56 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/16
Preliminary training school rota and register 1956-58 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/16
Lecture attendance register 1959-60 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/16
Senior block lecture attendance register 1960-61 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/16
Lecture attendance register 1961-62 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/16
Student training register 1972-78 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/18


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Financial Records (Staff)      Back to the top

Officer’s salaries and servants wages 1846-60 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/209
Wages books 1922-28 Restricted DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/4/1
Wages books 1937-41 Restricted DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/4/2
Wages books 1942-44 Restricted DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/4/3
Wages books 1944-46 Restricted DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/4/4
Pension book 1935-52 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/18
Pension book 1943-48 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/20
Pension book 1949-50 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/20
Summary accounts of pensions and pocket money 1950-52 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/20


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Financial Records (Accounts)      Back to the top

Treasurer’s accounts [receipts, 1841] 1838-47 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/1/1
Treasurer’s Accounts [payments, 1851; receipts, 1851; balance sheet, 1851] 1848-56 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/1/2
Treasurer’s accounts [receipts, 1861] 1856-63 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/1/3
Treasurer’s accounts [receipts, 1881] 1879-86 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/1/4
Treasurer’s account book: number 7 1887-95 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/23
Treasurer’s account book: number 8 1896-1907 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/23
Treasurer’s accounts [receipt, 1931] 1924-36 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/1/5
Treasurer’s account book: number 4 1963-71 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/24
Treasurer’s account book: number 5 1972-79 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/24
Ledger of summary accounts 1919-21 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/212
Statements of accounts 1941-42 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/26
Investment schedule journal 1944-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/6/1
Analysis and expenditure journal 1920-27 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/3/1
Analysis and expenditure journal 1928-34 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/3/2
Analysis and expenditure journal 1935-41 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/3/3
Analysis and expenditure journal 1942-44 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/3/4
Boarding out accounts 1941-43 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/211
Boarding out accounts 1942-44 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/211
Cash analysis and receipt books 1935-41 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/2/1
Cash analysis and receipt books 1942-45 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/2/2
Cash ledgers 1944-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/5/1
Cash ledgers 1947-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/5/2
Linen Guild subscription and account book 1926-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/7/1
Linen Guild bills, receipts and other papers 1947-48 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/7/2
Paying patients accounts 1919-28 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/209
Contributory Scheme, in-patients (named) 1932-41 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/210
Private patients accounts 1938-43 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/211
Contributory Fund Scheme 1946 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/4/8/1
Register of subscribers (2 vols) 1921-22 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/247
Register of subscribers (2 vols) 1923-24 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/248
Register of subscribers (2 vols) 1926-27 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/248
Register of subscribers (4 vols) 1928-31 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/251
Register of subscribers (4 vols; the 1935 register is marked NG/HH/DO(C)/5/4/1) 1932-35 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/252
Ambulance account book 1929-43 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/18
Petty cash book 1934-49 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/209
Accounts: male and female wards 1937-39 Closed DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/210
Account book: petty cash and daily expenses 1938-44 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/210
Register of provisions: food and alcoholic drinks (marked NG/HH/DO(C)/5/3/1) 1932-41 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10L/247
Meter readings 1936-49 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/20

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Rules and By-laws      Back to the top

Rules and regulations, with selections from the by-laws. (Bound in with the medical committee minutes, 1872-89) 1850 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/1/3/1
Statutes and rules [extracts]. (Bound in with annual reports, 1895-1909) 1897 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/2/1/1
By-laws [full transcript] 1900 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/3/3
Statutes and rules (4), annual reports (4) 1930s-40s Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Statutes and rules 1936 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/3/1
Statutes and rules 1946 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/3/2

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Property Records and Plans      Back to the top

Miscellaneous conveyances, leases and agreements for premises in Dorchester (28 docs, in 1 file) 1796-1983 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/35
Miscellaneous conveyances, leases and agreements for premises in Dorchester (13 docs, in 1 file) 1860-1944 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/35
Deeds: Plume of Feathers, High West Street, Dorchester (1 file) 1911-27 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/33
Deeds: 8 Alexandra Terrace, Dorchester (1 file) 1901-61 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/33
Deeds: 7 Alexandra Terrace, Dorchester (1 file) 1919-53 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/33
Deeds: mostly Princes Street site (1 file) 1840-1993 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/31
Deeds: garages site in Princes Street (1 file) 1897-1960 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/31
Deeds: Somerleigh Court (1 file) 1860-1946 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/31
Deeds: Somerleigh Gate (1 file) 1891-1948 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/33
Sales particulars: Somerleigh Court (1 doc) 1907 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/35
Abstracts of title and deeds: Somerleigh Court and Holy Trinity Rectory (1 file) 1914-51 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/33
Deeds: Lime Tree House (1 file) 1903-61 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/33
Sketch by Benjamin Ferrey, architect, of the west front of the proposed Dorset County Hospital 1840 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/6/1
Specification and plans for a chapel extension 1923 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/6/2

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Census Returns      Back to the top Returns

Census enumerator’s book [transcript] 1841 Open TNA HO107/294/6
Census enumerator’s book [transcript] 1851 Open TNA HO107/1858
Census enumerator’s book [transcript] 1861 Open TNA RG9/1353
Census enumerator’s book [transcript] 1871 Open TNA RG10/2009
Census enumerator’s book [transcript] 1881 Open TNA RG11/2110
Census enumerator’s book [transcript] 1891 Open TNA RG12/1652
Census enumerator’s book [transcript] 1901 Open TNA RG13/2002
Householders schedule [transcript] 1911 Open TNA RG14/12384

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Correspondence      Back to the top

Circular concerning establishment of County Infirmary at Dorchester 1838 Open DHC D-WLC/C/188
Mixed correspondence, programmes and cuttings 20th century Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/36
Letter from J. Acland, chairman of the Dorset County Hospital, concerning the returning of the communion plate lent to the Hospital in 1846 1917 Open DHC PE/DO/AS/CW/14/2
Dorset County Hospital correspondence 1921-35 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/7/1
Miscellaneous correspondence re: royal visits 1932-42 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/26
Correspondence from Buckingham Palace re: visit (framed) 1952 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/10M/26

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Miscellaneous Items and Printed Matter      Back to the top

Pamphlet “A Hospital is a Religious Institution. Remarks upon the true character of works of mercy as set forth in Holy Scripture, and respectfully submitted to the consideration of those who are, or who may become, the supporters of the Dorset County Hospital. By a Clergyman of the Archdeaconry of Dorset.” 1840 Open BL Shelf mark D-7686.aa.58.(3.)
Broadsheet “Dorset County Hospital : composed and published for the above institution”, by Mrs. W. Williams, illustrated by P. Starling 1856? Open WL 698102313 (shelf mark EPH676:18)
Booklet “A short history of Dorset County Hospital”, by John E. Acland [full transcript] 1901 Open DHC Shelf mark 362.11
Blank in-patient and out-patient tickets for Dorset County Hospital 1946 Open DHC D1234/2/8
Dorset County Hospital Times 1947 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/7/2
Poem “County Hospital” by Mary Hodder [n.d.] Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/7/3

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Photographs      Back to the top

Photograph of Thedora Feek, matron, 1870s-1880s with biography 1870s-80s Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/FSA 2.1
Photographs: various social events and posed groups 20th century Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/FSA 2.1
Photographs: groups of students (2 albums) 1963-71 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/FSA 2.1
Aerial photographs of hospital site: 3 x B&W circa 1975; 1 x B&W circa 1985; 4 x colour circa 1985 1975-85 Open DHC NG/HH/DO(C)/FSA 2.1

apers and Miscellaneous Items.

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