GB 0210 AWLMAN
Dr A. W. L. Seaman Papers,
- [c. 1880]-1961 (accumulated [c. pre-1961]) / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.009 cubic metres (1 box)
Name of creator
A. W. L. Seaman researched the history of politics in the borough of Merthyr Tydfil.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by Prof. Ieuan Gwynedd Jones, Aberystwyth, 1985.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Correspondence and research notes of Dr. A.W.L.Seaman relating to politics in Merthyr Tudful before 1914, comprising correspondence and papers relating to the biographies of three members of parliament for Merthyr Tudful (c. 1880-1914), namely William Pritchard-Morgan, Keir Hardie, and Edgar Jones (including letters from Edgar Jones, 1960-1961,) and newspaper cuttings and ephemera relating to the Merthyr Tydfil parliamentary election, January 1910.
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 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 Minor Lists and Summaries 1986, p. 68, 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. Some of the records acquired by Dr A. W. L. Seaman pre-date his birth.
Virtua system control number
Name access points
- Seaman, A. W. L. (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 1986.