Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Sara Roberts, Pwllheli, Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/10681, XS/4072

Held at:

Title: Sara Roberts, Pwllheli, Papers

Short title: Roberts, Sara, of Pwllheli, papers

Dates of creation: 1634-1978

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: To be supplied

Name of creator(s): Miss Sara Roberts, Pwllheli

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Miss Sara Roberts (fl. 1918-1978) was a native of Pwllheli, Caernarfonshire, and collected papers relating to the Eifionydd and Lleyn areas, particularly to local chapels and David Lloyd George (1863-1945).

CONTENT

Scope and content: Papers of Sara Roberts, 1634-1978, comprising programmes, booklets and other items of Pwlheli interest, [1860s]-1961; copies of The Pwllheli News, 1930-1939; notebooks of Sara Roberts and others relating to Pwllheli, [19th century]-[20th century]; deeds relating to Tŷ Mawr in Edern, Nefyn, Caernarfonshire, 1749-1830; items of historical Caernarfonshire interest, 1634-1973; records relating to the Lleyn and Eifionydd District of the Calvinistic Methodist Church, 1871-1973, and records relating to individual chapels, 1904-1976; sale catalogues, relating to properties in the Pwllheli and Lleyn areas, 1905-1961; newspaper cuttings and other items relating to David Lloyd George, 1900-1978; photographs, 1876-[1960s], of general Pwllheli interest and of Pwllheli Harbour scheme, people, chapels and Sunday Schools, schools and Lloyd George.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Pwllheli; deeds of Tŷ Mawr, Edern; miscellaneous items of historical interest; chapel records: Lleyn and Eifionydd District; individual chapels; sale catalogues; Lloyd George; photographs.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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: Caernarfon Record Office, Papers of the late Miss Sara Roberts of Pwllheli, catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: September 2004


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Nefyn

Lloyd George, David, | 1863-1945

Pwllheli (Wales) | Photographs

Pwllheli (Wales) | Press coverage

Religious institutions | Wales | Gwynedd

Roberts, Sara, | of Pwllheli | Archives

Personal names

Roberts, Sara, of Pwllheli

Corporate names

Places

Caernarvonshire

Pwllheli