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Birmingham Collection in the Heritage Research Area, floor 4, Library of Birmingham

Birmingham Collection in the Heritage Research Area, floor 4, Library of Birmingham

A sumptuous listing of choice cuts recently added to the various printed book collections stored in Archives, Heritage & Photography service. Please feel free to contact us for further details of how to view materials and make your own suggestions for future acquisitions. ( Birmingham Collection titles are available on the open shelves in the Heritage Research Area on floor 4 of the Library of Birmingham.)

BIRMINGHAM COLLECTION

1. Abbott, Colin J.
Seventh Heaven : Aston Villa’s Victorious ’57 Cup Campaign
Published 2012
Birmingham Collection 25.14

2. Ashu, Frederick Ebot
New African Leaders. Contributions of Africans in Birmingham from 1950
Published 2012
Birmingham Collection 21.85 ASH

3. Bartley Green District History Group
History of Brick & Tile Making. 18th – 20th Century
Published 2010
LP 92.5 WEO

4. Beauchampe, Steve
Pool of Memories. A History of Moseley Road Baths.
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 25.2

5. Brookes, Paul
Church of Saint Patrick’s C of E, Frank Street, 1896 – 1964
Published 2013
LF 15.26

6. Capper, Mary
A Memoir of Mary Capper, late of Birmingham , England. A Minister of the Society of Friends
Published 2013
L 78.1 CAP

7. Chinn, Carl
In Accord. A History of the Accord Group
Published 2012
Birmingham Collection 41.8

8. Clark, Urszula & Asprey, Esther
West Midlands English : Birmingham and the Black Country. Dialects of English
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 51.9

9. Clawley, Alan
Batsford’s Birmingham Then & Now
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 85.4 CLA

10. Collins, Anthony
Alderman John Bowen J.P., ‘Honest John’
Published 2014
LP 78.1 BOW

11. Debney, Jean
Jewels of Our City. Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 67.1

12. Dickinson, H. W.
The Partnership of James Watt and Matthew Boulton
Published 2011
Birmingham Collection 65.225

13. Griffiths, Ann
A History of the Ellis Family. The Sorrento Connection
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 77.2 ELL

14. Grimley, Terry
Symphony Hall. A Dream Realised
Published 2012
Birmingham Collection 55.51 GRI

15. Harris, Helen D.
Helen Hart. Founder of Women’s Suffrage in Australia
Published 2009
Birmingham Collection 78.1 HAR

16. Hodder, Michael
The Archaeology of Sutton Park
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 27.3

17. Horton, Charles & Le Vack, Dale
Stretcher Bearer. Fighting for life in the trenches
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 78.1 HOR

18. Jones, Ian
The Local Church and Generational Change in Birmingham, 1945 – 2000
Published in 2012
L 10 JON

19. Limbrick, Gudrun
The Children of the Homes. A Century of Erdington Cottage Homes.
Published 2012
Birmingham Collection 41.31 LIM

20. Limbrick, Gudrun
Deeds of Love. The Story of Sir Josiah Mason’s Orphanage & School
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 41.31

21. Limbrick, Gudrun
How to Research Childhoods spent in former Children’s Homes
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 14.31

22. Marsh, Peter T.
Faith in the Inner City : A History of St. Alban’s School and Academy
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 15.22

23. Morgan, Vanessa
Murder & Crime in Birmingham
Published 2012
Birmingham Collection 42.021

24. Quickenden, Kenneth, (ed.)
Matthew Boulton : Enterprising Industrialist of the Enlightenment
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 78.1 BOU

25. Rahman, Aftab
Bangla Food Journeys
Published 2011
Birmingham Collection 21.85 RAH

26. Roberts, Sian
Birmingham Remembering 1914 – 1918
Published 2014
Birmingham Collection 75.7

27. Roberts, Stephen
Sir Benjamin Stone, 1838 – 1914. Photographer, Traveller & Politician.
Published 2014.
Birmingham Collection 78.1 STO

28. Shepheard, Mathe
Hardman’s Stained Glass Under J.H. Powell, 1867 – 1895. Plates & Text. 2 vols.
Published 2007
LF 66.6 HAR

29. Shill, Ray
Birmingham Canals
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 47.2

30. Shill, Ray
West Midlands Canals. Severn, Avon & Birmingham Through Time
Published 2012
L 47.21

31. Sprayson, Ken
Ken Sprayson. Frame Man
Published 2012
Birmingham Collection 78.1 SPR

32. Street Map of Birmingham 1828
Published 2012
L 84.3

33. Tann, J. & Burton, A.
Matthew Boulton, Industry’s Great Innovator
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 78.1 BOU

34. Trueman, Ian, Poulton, Mike & Reade, Paul
Flora of Birmingham and the Black Country
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 03.1

35. Ullah, John
This Is More Than I Can Stand. A Biography of Charlie Hall
Published 2012
Birmingham Collection 78.1 HAL

36. Yousafzai, Malala
I Am Malala
Published 2013
Birmingham Collection 78.1 YOU

Birmingham Collection behind the scenes - titles not available on the open shelves can be requested from staff.

Birmingham Collection behind the scenes – titles not available on the open shelves can be requested from staff.

MIDLAND TOPOGRAPHY

1. Bradford, Anne
Ghost, Murders & Scandals of Worcestershire.
Published 2013
942.44 BRA & L 98 BAR

2. Brereton, William
Journal of the English Civil War. The Letter Book of Sir William Brereton, Spring 1646
Edited with an introduction by Joseph McKenna
Published 2012
L 96

3. Cameron, Nigel Ian
A History of Solihull Society of Arts
Published 2013
942. 0497 Midland Topography & L 97 SOL

4. Nash, T
Collections for the History of Worcestershire … Second edition with additions. 2 vols
2010 reprint
942.44 NAS Midland Topography

5. Rees, Karyl
Alcester National School, 1871 – 1903
Published 2013
942.481 ALC & L 97 ALC

6. Robinson, Paul
Tales From Four Towns. Death, Destruction, Crime and Notable News from 19th Century Walsall, Wednesbury, West Bromwich and Wolverhampton
Published 2013
942.46 Midland Topography & L 99

QUICK REFERENCE SHELVES (HRA)

1. Loach, P.L.
Marriages in Kings Norton Registration District, 1837 – 1924
Published 2014
Quick Reference Section, HRA. Register Office Box

WOLFSON CENTRE

1. Bonhams, New Bond Street
Boulton & Watt in Cornwall. Lot 70
Tuesday 24 June 2003
621.1 WAT Wolfson Centre

2. Brereton, William
Journal of the English Civil War. The Letter Book of Sir William Brereton, Spring 1646
Edited with an introduction by Joseph McKenna
Published 2012
942.46062 Wolfson Centre

3. Gordon, Sophie
Cairo to Constantinople. Francis Bedford’s Photographs of the Middle East
Published 2013
779.092 Wolfson Centre and MS 4010

4. Limbrick, Gudrun
How to research Childhoods spent in former Children’s Homes
Published 2013
929. 1072 Wolfson Centre

5. Tann, J. & Burton, A.
Matthew Boulton, Industry’s Great Innovator
Published 2013
942.072092 Wolfson Centre

 

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