West Glamorgan Archive Service

Albums of photographs, letters and ephemera relating to Arthur Geoffrey Gilbertson, High Sheriff of Glamorgan

Reference code(s): GB 0216 HS G

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Title: Albums of photographs, letters and ephemera relating to Arthur Geoffrey Gilbertson, High Sheriff of Glamorgan

Short title: Gilbertson, Arthur Geoffrey, High Sheriff of Glamorgan, photographs

Dates of creation: 1967-1971

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (2 vols)

Name of creator(s): Arthur Geoffrey Gilbertson

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Arthur Geoffrey Gilbertson (1913-1991) was High Sheriff of Glamorgan in 1970. He was born in Gellygron, Pontardawe, Glamorgan, and worked for W. Gilbertson & Co. Ltd, steel, tinplate and galvanized steel manufacturers of Pontardawe. In 1949 he joined Brown Lenox & Co. Ltd of Pontypridd, Glamorgan, becoming managing director at Pontypridd and company chairman.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Albums of letters, photographs, biographical notes, press cuttings, telegrams, invitations and other ephemera tracing Arthur Geoffrey Gilbertson's time as High Sheriff of Glamorgan, 1967-1971.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.
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ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records transferred to the West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Albums of photographs, letters and ephemera relating to Arthur Geoffrey Gilbertson, High Sheriff of Glamorgan, 1970, catalogue; Moore, Patricia, (ed.), Glamorgan Sheriffs: Biographical notes on Sheriffs 1966-1993 and Lists of Sheriffs from the Twelfth Century to the Present Day, (Cardiff, 1995).

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

Date(s) of description: January 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Gilbertson, Arthur Geoffrey | Archives

Sheriffs | Wales | Glamorgan

Personal names

Gilbertson, Arthur Geoffrey

Corporate names

Places

Glamorgan