Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Papurau Mansel Williams
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/7891, XS/3401
Title: Papurau Mansel Williams
Short title: Williams, Mansel, papurau (papers)
Dates of creation: 1913-1989
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 149 items
Name of creator(s): Mansel Williams
Administrative and biographical history: Huw Mansel Williams (fl. 1936-1989) was Director of Education for Caernarfonshire County Council, 1947-1974. He was awarded a CBE in 1974.
Scope and content: Papers of Mansel Williams, 1913-1989, including addresses by him, 1950-1961; programmes, 1936-1968, and other papers relating to education, 1913-1973; newspaper cutting relating mainly to Mansel Williams and education, -[1980s]; ephemera relating to Caernarfonshire County Council and Bangor Borough Council, 1958-1986, and to the Investiture, 1969; tributes, orders of service and other items relating to specific individuals, 1945-1989; catalogues and programmes for cultural events, 1939-1982; menus and toasts, 1954-1958; photographs relating to Caernarfonshire, 1946-1974, and an oil painting of David Lloyd George, [c. 1948].
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: Welsh, English
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: education; County Council; newspaper cuttings; Bangor Borough Council; Investiture; people; menus; exhibitions, theatre, dance and concerts; miscellaneous; 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, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives. 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, Papurau Mansel Williams, Cyfarwyddwr Addysg Sir Gaernarfon, rhestr (Papers of Mansel Williams, Director of Education for Caernarvonshire, catalogue).
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: September 2004