Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Huws, R. E., 'A history of the House of Spurrell'

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB37

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Title: Huws, R. E., 'A history of the House of Spurrell'

Short title: Huws, R. E., history of the House of Spurrell

Dates of creation: 1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Richard E. Huws (1948-)

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Messrs W. Spurrell and Son (House of Spurrell) was a firm of printers and publishers based in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. The imprint was active in the 19th century, and was abandoned in 1969. Richard Huws researched the history of the firm for his F. L. A. thesis in 1981.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Copy of Richard E. Huws, "A History of the House of Spurrell, Carmarthen, 1840-1969", F. L. A. thesis, 1981.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the summary is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Richard E. Huws, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, 1981.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related units of description: Papers relating to the House of Spurrell are in Carmarthenshire Archives Service, DB16, DB68, and DB107. Papers of the Spurrell family are in National Library of Wales, Spurrell Family Papers.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records, DB37, DB16.

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

Date(s) of description: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Printers | Wales | Carmarthen | History | Research

Personal names

Huws, Richard E. (Richard Eynon), 1948-

Corporate names

W. Spurrell and Son

Places

Carmarthen