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  • /1Letter to Bardsley from John Storer, Nottingham, thanking Bardsley for the report of his convalescent establishment, 14 Nov 1797. Annotated 'From Dr Bardsleys Letter Book'.
  • /2 Letter to Bardsley from John Storer, Nottingham, commenting on medical reports by Bardsley and describing his own observations on the use of bismuth oxide, 9 Sep 1807. Annotated 'From Sir James Bardsley letter book'.
  • /3 Cutting regarding resignation of Dr Bardsley from the Manchester Infirmary, Aug 1823. [from Samuel Bardsley's Common Place Book]
  • /4 Manuscript panegyric of Mary, wife of Samuel Bardsley, Mar 1842. [from Samuel Bardsley's Common Place Book]
  • /5 Manuscript copy of a speech by Samuel Bardsley given on 22 December 1845 in reply to an address by the president of the Exchange Library awarding him a gift for his services to the library, copy made by A. Fisher, Jan 1846.
  • /6 Manuscript copy of minutes of the committee of the Chorlton-upon-Medlock Dispensary regarding a portrait of Samuel Bardsley, 7 Dec 1848.
  • /7 Manuscript copy of minutes of the committee of the Chorlton-upon-Medlock Dispensary regarding the death of Samuel Bardsley. Copy sent to James Bardsley, 4 Jul 1850.
  • /8 Manuscript copy of resolution by the Committee of St Thomas' Sunday Schools thanking the executors of Samuel Bardsley for the legacy given to them, 8 Dec 1850. Copy sent to James Bardsley and Peter Coupland.
  • /9 Obit, not sourced [MG?], n.d. [1850].
  • /10 Cutting about Samuel Bardsley by Thomas Brittain (City News) 17 Jan 1880.
  • /11-13 Holograph notes by Bosdin Leech ref Samuel Bardsley's letters in the 'Common Place Book'.
  • /14-15 Holograph notes by Bosdin Leech ref MRI minutes.
  • /16-17 Holograph notes by Bosdin Leech ref medical directories.
  • /18-35 Holograph biographical notes by Bosdin Leech from Swindells, Manchester men,'Notes and Queries', Manchester School Register,Renaud, MRI, Innes Smith, SluggAnnals.
  • /36 Holograph biographical note by unknown hand,re. location of Bardsley's portrait in the Infirmary.
  • /37-40 Typescript copy of letter from William Wentworth Fitzwilliam to Samuel Argent Bardsley regarding the Peterloo Massacre, 17 Oct 1819, with typescript extracts from Dictionary of National Biography, n.d.
  • /41 Letter to Leech from A.P. Wadsworth, editor of the Manchester Guardian, thanking him for the copy of the Fitzwilliam letter, 16 May [1938].
  • /42 Cutting 'Peterloo: A Letter of Lord Fitzwilliam: The Whig Protest' Manchester Guardian, 15 Aug 1938.
  • /43 Cutting 'Peterloo Whigs' Manchester Guardian, [16 Aug 1938].
  • /44 Cutting from Brockbank The Honorary Staff of the Manchester Royal Infirmary, (Manchester, 1904).
  • /45 Photocopy of title page of Medical Reports of Cases and Experiments, with Observations, Chiefly derived from Hospital Practice, (London, 1807), n.d.
  • /46 Photocopy of page 'Two Well Known Physician's' from Swindells, Manchester Men.
  • /47 photocopy of biography of Bardsley from Dictionary of National Biography, (Oxford, 1995), d
  • /48 Probate of the will and three codicils of Samuel Bardsley, 29 June 1850.