File NLW ex 2339 - Jean Ware papers

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NLW ex 2339


Jean Ware papers


  • 1979-1981 (Creation)

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1 folder.

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Donated by Mrs Jean Hunt, Bangor, per Mrs Mari Ellis, Aberystwyth, October 2004; 0200410902.

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Papers, 1979-1981, of Jean Hunt (née Ware), relating to the publication of a book she co-wrote with her husband Hugh Hunt, on her grandfather, Dr Griffith Evans (1835-1935), described by some as the father of modern veterinary science. The papers include letters from Jean Ware to Mari Ellis, who assisted with the translations into Welsh for the press releases, press cuttings relating to the publication of the book, and notes by Jean Ware on Griffith Evans taken from sources at the National Library of Wales.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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  • English

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Jean Ware and Hugh Hunt, The Several Lives of a Victorian Vet (London, 1980).

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Preferred citation: NLW ex 2339

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


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  • Text: NLW ex 2339.