Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Sara Roberts, Pwllheli, Papers
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/10681, XS/4072
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
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).
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: No information found
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