Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
County Library Papers and Miscellanea
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/2641
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
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.
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected.
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