Ffeil / File 17 - National Waterfront Museum

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National Waterfront Museum


  • 1992, 2002-2007 (Creation)

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Material relating to Swansea's National Waterfront Museum, from its inception and development to its establishment as an important socio-cultural centre within Swansea's Maritime Quarter, where it frequently worked in partnership with neighbouring Women in Jazz.

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For references to Jessie Donaldson, Willis, Black History Month and the bicentennial of the abolition of slavery, see Performances, events, festivals and tours.

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Swansea's National Waterfront Museum was opened in October 2005 as part of the National Museum of Wales with the aid of funding from the Welsh Development Agency and the Heritage Lottery Fund. The museum, which is integrated with the site of the former Swansea Industrial and Maritime Museum, focuses on Wales' industrial and innovative history.


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  • Text: Jazz Heritage Wales Archive 17 (Box 14)