- 1920-1975 / (Creation)
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0.009 cubic metres (1 box)
Name of creator
The Cardiganshire Association for the Blind is a group supporting visually-impaired people within the old county of Cardiganshire. It is one of the member organizations of the Wales Council for the Blind. It became a registered charity in 1964.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by the Cardiganshire Association for the Blind per Mr J. R. Evans, Aberystwyth, 1986.
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Scope and content
Records of the Cardiganshire Association for the Blind, 1920-1975, including record books of registered blind, 1920-1938; minutes of the executive committee, 1933-1974; minutes of the Annual General Meetings, 1940-1973; and annual reports, 1921-1975.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..
Accruals are not expected.
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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.
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A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1986, p. 4, at the National Library of Wales.
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Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH
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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Minor Lists and Summaries 1986; Wales Council for the Blind Homepage (www.wcb-ccd.org.uk/)viewed 25 April 2003; Charity Commission website (www.charity-commission.gov.uk/), viewed 4 November 2003.