GB 0210 BREWER
Brewer Family Papers,
- 1772-1979 (accumulated [c. 1940]) / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.029 cubic metres (1 box)
Name of creator
The Brewer family of Monmouth had related branches in Devon, Kent and Leicestershire. During the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, the Brewer family resided in Newport, Monmouthshire.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Purchased from Dylans Bookstore, Salubrious Passage, Swansea, 1985.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A volume compiled by Edgar de Vannes Brewer, Newport, [c. 1940], containing a history of the Brewer family of Monmouth, and related families, with many emblazoned arms and pedigree charts, original family papers,1772-1835, and correspondence relating to family history, 1930-1976.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records purchased by the National Library of Wales have been retained..
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright regulations apply.
Language of material
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Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1986, p.2-3, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from contents of fonds. Records acquired by Edgar de Vannes Brewer predate his birth.
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Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales
Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1986.