West Glamorgan Archive Service
Personal and research papers of K. P. Mascetti
Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD KPM
Title: Personal and research papers of K. P. Mascetti
Short title: Mascetti, Keith, personal and research papers
Dates of creation: 1968-2001
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (21 files, 17 volumes)
Name of creator(s): Keith P. Mascetti
Administrative and biographical history: Keith P. Mascetti (1928-2002) of Swansea was an antiquarian, hill walker and railway enthusiast and was deeply involved with various bodies in Wales. He was the 2000-2001 President of the Cambrian Archaeological Association, President for Wales of the Youth Hostels Association, President of the Royal Institution of South Wales, and Vice-Chairman of the Gower Society and Swansea Vale Railway. He was married to Nansi Mascetti and died in February 2002.
Scope and content: Papers of Keith Mascetti, 1968-2001, including papers relating to the Cambrian Archaeological Association, 1992-2000, and related societies, including the Gower Society, Carmarthen Antiquarians Society and the George Borrow Society, 1968-2001; papers relating to a Rights of Way survey on Gower, 1988; papers relating to the Youth Hostels Association (YHA), 1976-1996; papers relating to the Neath Local Access Project, 1971-1993; papers relating to other associations, 1989-2001; annual reports of the County Archivist of West Glamorgan County Archive Service, 1974-2000.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: rights of way on Gower; Cambrian Archaeological Association; other related societies; Youth Hostel Association; Neath Local Access Project; other associations.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.
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.
Related units of description: Further papers relating to Keith Mascetti's activities are in Carmarthenshire Archives Service (Acc. 7653).
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Personal and research papers of Mr. K. P. Mascetti, including papers from the Cambrian Archaeological Association and the Youth Hostel Association, 1968-2001, catalogue; 'Obituary: Keith Mascetti', Gower: the journal of the Gower Society, Vol. 53, p. 57.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: October 2005