Fonds GB 0210 DIEVANS - Dr D. I. Evans Papers,

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Dr D. I. Evans Papers,


  • 1946-1966 / (Creation)

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1 box

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Dr Daniel Idris Evans (1896-1968) was formerly Medical Officer of Health for Aberystwyth, and was involved in handling the outbreak of typhoid fever in Aberystwyth in 1946.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by his sister-in-law, Mrs Rhiannon Aaron, Aberystwyth, 1987.

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Scope and content

Papers, 1946-1947, relating to an outbreak of typhoid fever in Aberystwyth in 1946; an account of the history of medical services in Aberystwyth (published in Ceredigion, vol. V (1966), pp. 168-208), with related notes and correspondence, 1955-1966.

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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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1987, p. 35, at the National Library of Wales.

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Photographs relating to the Aberystwyth hospitals have been transferred to NLW, Photographic Collection (PE 5356-64).

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Title supplied from contents of fonds.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = 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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Dates of creation revision deletion

April 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1987.

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  • Text: Dr D. I. Evans Papers.