Carmarthenshire Archive Service

John E. Richards, Wholesale and Retail Merchant, Gellywen, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB47

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Title: John E. Richards, Wholesale and Retail Merchant, Gellywen, Records

Short title: Richards, John E., wholesale and retail merchant, Gellywen, records

Dates of creation: 1882-1908

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 3 items

Name of creator(s): John E. Richards, Gellywen

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: John E. Richards of Gellywen, Tre-lech a'r Betws, Carmarthenshire, was a wholesale and retail merchant active in the late 19th century.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Ledgers of accounts, 1882-1897, 1908; and unused bill head, [1900].

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 list 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

Archival history: John Richards was a distant cousin of the father of the depositor's wife.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr C. M. Thomas, Bonllwyn, Ammanford, per Carmarthen Museum, 1983.

ALLIED MATERIALS

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.

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

Retail trade | Wales | Gellywen

Personal names

Richards, John E., of Gellywen

Corporate names

Places

Gellywen