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Restricted Growth Association

  • Dr (Sir) William Shakespeare
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work


Incomplete archives of the Association for Research into Restricted Growth (f. 1969) (now the Restricted Growth Association), accumulated by Dr William Shakespeare, with a little biographical material on him.



Physical description

2 boxes


A. Administrative records of the Association, 1970-c.1988 B. Relations with other bodies, 1976-1987 C. Publications D. Correspondence D.1 General, 1969-1987 D.2 Concerning individual cases, 1972-1986 E. Biographical material

Acquisition note

Received from Dr T Shakespeare, son of the co-founder Dr Bill Shakespeare, in July 2007

Ownership note

These papers were accumulated by Dr William Shakespeare (1927-1996), himself a person of restricted growth, a GP who took an interest in the conditions causing restricted growth.

Terms of use

This collection has been catalogued and is available to library members. Some items have access restrictions which are explained in the item-level catalogue records.

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