GB 0210 MERIES
A. Mervyn Davies Papers,
- 1913-1923 / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.018 cubic metres (1 box)
Name of creator
A. Mervyn Davies (died 1976) was the son of Sir Alfred T. Davies, KBE, CB (1861-1949). He attended Jesus College, Oxford, 1920-1923.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by his widow, Mrs A. Mervyn Davies, Wilton, Connecticut, USA, 1986.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
School essays, 1913-1918, and university lecture notes and essays, 1920-1923, on history and education.
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
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1987, p. 22, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed on-line.
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Existence and location of copies
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Title supplied from contents of fonds.
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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 Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: NLW, Schedule of Minor Lists and Summaries 1987; Dictionary of Welsh Biography, 1941-1970 (London, 2001).