Bangor University

Anglesey Black Cattle Improvement Society Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS ANGBI

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Title: Anglesey Black Cattle Improvement Society Papers

Short title: Anglesey Black Cattle Improvement Society Papers

Dates of creation: 1914-1931

Level of description: fonds

Extent and medium: 3 items

Name of creator(s): Anglesey Black Cattle Improvement Society

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The Anglesey Black Cattle Improvement Society was founded after a public meeting at the Town Hall, Llangefni on July 5th 1914 with the aim of improving the quality of the breeding stock of Anglesey black cattle. A general committee and officers were elected with Thomas Pritchard as president and R.F. Gardner, vice president. The Society was established and run with financial aid from the Board of Agriculture, in association with the Livestock Improvement Scheme.

CONTENT

Scope and content: This collection consists of an account book and two minute books, of the Anglesey Black Cattle Improvement Society, 1914-1928.

ACCESS AND USE

System of arrangement: Material is arranged in according to record type and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions governing access: Open to all users

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 7044-7046

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ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented to the Library, University of Wales, Bangor, by E.D. Williams, Tyddyn Herdd, Aberffraw, March 1948.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, October 2001

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of description: Prior to 16-11-2004


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Anglesey (Wales) | History | 20th century

Beef cattle | Breeding

Dairy cattle | Breeding

Personal names

Corporate names

Anglesey Black Cattle Improvement Society

Livestock Improvement Scheme (Great Britain)

Places

Anglesey