Fonds GB 0210 GLYNM - Glyn Mathias Papers

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Glyn Mathias Papers


  • 1967-2022 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 large box; 0.029 cubic metres.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Glyn Mathias, Brecon, January 2024.

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Scope and content

Papers and publications created and collected by Glyn Mathias in the course of his career related to his career in journalism including his role in broadcasting from the UK Parliament, along with his work for OFCOM, Dwr Cymru and the Electoral Commission.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

All material has been retained. 1 VHS tape has been transferred to the National Library of Wales Screen and Sound Archive.


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

The papers were arranged by Glyn Mathias into 17 files prior to transfer to the National Library of Wales.

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library. = Disgwylir i ddarllenwyr sydd am ddefnyddio papurau modern yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru gydymffurfio รข Deddf Gwarchod Data 1998 yng nghyd-destun unrhyw brosesu ganddynt o ddata personol a gasglwyd o gofnodion modern sydd ar gadw yn y Llyfrgell. Nodir y manylion yn yr wybodaeth a roddir wrth wneud cais am Docyn Darllen.

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Usual copyright restrictions apply.

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  • English

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Preferred citation: Glyn Mathias Papers.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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Archivist's note

Compiled by Rob Phillips (February 2024). The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Papers in the Glyn Mathias Papers Papers, Wikipedia website (9 February 2024), Raising an Echo; Autobiography of Glyn Mathias Y Lolfa, Talybont) 2014.

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