West Glamorgan Archive Service
Celtic Studios Papers
Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Cel 1-23
Title: Celtic Studios Papers
Short title: Celtic Studios, papers
Dates of creation: 1948-1990s
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 15.96 linear metres/1.5 m3
Name of creator(s): Celtic Studios
Administrative and biographical history: In 1933 Howard Martin and Hubert Thomas established a business in Morriston. In 1948 Celtic Studios was set up at 5 Prospect Place, Swansea. It has produced a large number of windows, the majority for churches, mainly in Wales and England, but with a significant proportion in Canada, South Africa and the USA. The papers are relating to the planning and installation of windows, publications and albums of material relating to the work of Celtic Studios, and cartoons (full-size planning drawings) for windows commissioned for customers.
Scope and content: Business records of the Celtic Studios, Swansea, 1948-1990s.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at 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.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Celtic Studios Papers, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: December 2005