- 1951-1997 / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.172 cubic metres (6 boxes and one large folder)
Name of creator
D. Peter Garbett-Edwards was the Secretary of the Mid-Wales Industrial Development Association between 1957 and 1977. From 1967 until 1977, he was the Chief Executive of the Mid-Wales Development Corporation and he was also Director of Development and Finance of the Development Board for Rural Wales from 1977 until 1987.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
D. P. Garbett Edwards; Llandinam, Powys,; Donation; 1994 and 1999
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Records accumulated by D. Peter Garbett Edwards, 1951-1993, including records relating to the Mid-Wales Industrial Development Association, 1957-1977; records relating to the Mid-Wales Development Corporation, 1973-1977; records relating to the Development Board for Rural Wales, 1978-1987; miscellanea, 1951-1996; and related printed material, 1966-1997.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records have been retained.
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged into the following: 1994 group: Mid-Wales Industrial Development Association; Mid Wales Development Corporation; Development Board for Rural Wales; miscellaneous papers; and printed material. 1999 group: Mid-Wales Industrial Development Association; other papers; printed material.
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
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available in NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1994, pp. 13-15, and Minor Lists and Summaries, 2000, pp. 26-27, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogues can also be accessed online.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from donator of fonds.
Virtua system control number
Place access points
Name access points
- Mid-Wales Development Corporation -- Records and correspondence (Subject)
- Mid-Wales Industrial Development Association -- Records and correspondence (Subject)
- Development Board for Rural Wales -- Archives (Subject)
- Mid-Wales Industrial Development Association. (Subject)
- Development Board for Rural Wales (Subject)
- Mid-Wales Development Corporation (Subject)
Genre access points
Description control area
Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
May 2003 and September 2006
Compiled by Annette Strauch and J. Graham Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1994 and 2000.