Current Work and Recent Projects

Recent Post: Boodles

A freelance archivist project, I produced a survey of the Boodles archive collection and gave my professional opinion on a suitable a records management programme.

Recent Post:Leighton House Museum 

A project concerning cataloguing Sir Frederic Leighton's correspondence at item level as well as item cataloguing of James Boniface Leighton correspondence, Sir Leighton's grandfather.

Gardiner & Theobald

Undertook a survey of the records housed at their UK headquarters. Now working on an oral history project to celebrate a 180 years of G&T.

BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) History of Broadcasting Collection. 

These were the research papers for Lord Asa Briggs in creating The History of Broadcasting in the United Kingdom. I undertook a survey of the records, assisted in moving the collection, conserved and catalogued the records to ISAD(G) standard. As well as providing basic training in archival handling and how to use cataloguing software for the BBC team

Huntsman, Savile Row Tailors - research based project 

Working in partnership, researching the famous clientèle of Huntsman and providing an electronic source for their paper records. 

Centre for Scientific Archives - Buchanan Papers and Conservation work

This project is part time and ongoing. I am cataloguing and packaging the professional and personal papers of Colin Buchanan.

Societas Rosicruciana in Anglia (SRIA)

 My main role as archivist for the SRIA was to catalogue the society's papers, I have catalogued the ERI Archive and implementing a records retention schedule.  My role was also extended  to supervision of member's research and writing articles for their journal. 

All Saints Weston, Esher

A survey of records at All Saints and implementing the Church of England retention schedule so that All Saints Weston was in compliance with the regulations. 

Oxford and Cambridge Club - Club Archivist  

The role of Club Archivist at the Oxford and Cambridge Club included:
  • Listing  and subsequently cataloguing the collection
  • Tendering for suitable archive cataloguing software and implementation
  • Liaising with Conservation Ltd on projects
  • Writing archival policies for disaster management, acquisition and collection of records and guidelines on appraisal techniques.
  • Creation of Record Management retention schedule and Record Management database. 
Leonard Rosoman Papers 

Establishing  a private collection, through an appraisal and survey of the records. Then transferring the collection from a private residence to a public repository. 

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