Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Records of Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XD/31
Title: Records of Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon
Short title: Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon, records
Dates of creation: 1869-1957
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon
Administrative and biographical history: The firm of Evan Jones & Son (Evan Jones a'i Fab) was an ironmongers, motor engineers and cycle agent, based in Caernarfon, Caernarfonshire. Evan Jones also had business premises at Ebeneser and Penygroes, Caernarfonshire.
Scope and content: Records of Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon, 1869-1957, including ledgers, 1869-1957; journals, 1870-1943; day books, 1909-1949; receipts and payment books, [?1895]-1936; purchase journals, 1917-1935; order and letter books, 1908-1951; diaries, 1899-1902; stock taking books, 1906-1952; miscellaneous papers, 1885-[c.1951]; and photographs, 1911-1912.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Ledgers; Journals; Day books; Receipts and payments books; Purchase journals; Order and letter books; Postcard and memo books; Diaries; Stock taking books; Books used for various different purposes; Miscellaneous account books; and Miscellaneous.
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded
Related units of description: Realated photographs are Caernarfon Record Office, XS/2208.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Cofnodion Evan Jones a'i Fab, Caernarfon/ Records of Evan Jones & Son, Caernarfon, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: August 2004