Neath Antiquarian Society

Elis Jenkins Papers

Reference code(s): GB 9999 NAS EJ

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Title: Elis Jenkins Papers

Short title: Jenkins, Elis (local historian)

Dates of creation: 1818-1976

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.025 cubic metres (1 archive box)

Name of creator(s): Elis Jenkins

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Elis Jenkins of Hawthorne Avenue, Neath, Glamorgan was the editor of Neath and District: A Symposium, (Neath, 1974) and also published Short Guide to Neath Rural District (Neath 1959). President of the Royal Institution of South Wales and president of the Neath Antiquarian Society.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Research notes 1954-1976; printed works 1839-1928; newscutting 1964; photographs, pictures and prints (mainly of Neath and district) [18th century]-[20th century]; maps and plans of Neath and district 1818-1975.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into research notes, printed works, newscuttings, original prints and pictures, reproduction prints and pictures, photographs, maps and plans.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service in County Hall, Swansea and the Neath Mechanics' Institute. A version of this catalogue is also available online.
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ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded.

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DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Andrew Dulley for the ANW project.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of description: August 2005


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