GB 0210 DOUGUE
Douglas B. Hague Research Papers,
- 1960-1988 / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.144 cubic metres (16 boxes)
Name of creator
Douglas Bland Hague (1917-1990), was an investigator on the staff of the Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales, 1948-1981. In addition to his conventional archaeological work, he researched the history and architecture of lighthouses in Britain, and published works including Lighthouses: their Architecture, History and Archaeology (1975) and Lighthouses of Wales, published posthumously in 1994, edited by Stephen Hughes.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Bequeathed by the late Mr Douglas B. Hague per Mr Clive Christie, Llanafan, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, 1996.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Research papers of Douglas B. Hague, including general correspondence relating to research work on lighthouses, 1960-1988; typescript drafts, correspondence, 1967-1975, and notes relating to the publication of Lighthouses: their Architecture, History and Archaeology; notes relating to the publication of Lighthouses of Wales; and miscellaneous papers, 1965-1987.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records bequeathed to the National Library of Wales have been retained..
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged in the following groups: correspondence; Lighthouses: their Architecture, History and Archaeology; Lighthouses of Wales; and miscellaneous papers.
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
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Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1997, pp. 38-41, at the National Library of Wales.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from contents of fonds.
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Name access points
- Hague, Douglas Bland (Creator)
Genre access points
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 used in the compilation of this description: National Library of Wales, Minor Lists and Summaries 1997.