Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

County Library Papers and Miscellanea

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/2641

Held at:

Title: County Library Papers and Miscellanea

Short title: Caernarfonshire County Library papers and miscellanea

Dates of creation: 1883-1973

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium:

Name of creator(s): Caernarfonshire County Library

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Caernarfonshire County Library, Llanberis Road, Caernarfon, Caernarfonshire, collected a range of materials relating to local history. In 1982, the County Library was replaced by a new Public Library building, which houses the Local Studies Collection.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Caernarfonshire County Library records, 1931-1973; miscellaneous printed materials, 1883-1969; newspaper cuttings, 1943-1957; plans, 1952, 1954; and photographs.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into: library records; miscellaneous; newspaper cuttings; plans; and photographs.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives. The catalogue is available online.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Catalogue of the Papers and miscellanea from the County Library; correspondence with Hywel James,Principal Librarian of the Gwynedd Library Service

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of description: July 2004


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Caernarfonshire County Library | Archives

Gwynedd (Wales) | Photographs

Gwynedd (Wales) | Press coverage

Libraries | Wales

Personal names

Corporate names

Caernarvonshire County Library

Places

Caernarfon

Caernarvonshire