Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Captain Robert Thomas Additional Papers
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/4338, XS/2349
Title: Captain Robert Thomas Additional Papers
Short title: Thomas, Robert, Captain, additional papers
Dates of creation: 1860-1947
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (35 items)
Name of creator(s): Thomas, Robert, Captain; Thomas, Catherine Bruce
Administrative and biographical history: Captain Robert Thomas (1843-1903) lived in Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire, before moving to Liverpool with his wife, Catherine Bruce Thomas. He died in 1903 in San Francisco. His daughter, also Catherine Bruce Thomas (alive 1903-1928) wrote plays and stories under the pseudonym Gladys Bruce Thomas. She later lived in Wallasey, Cheshire.
Scope and content: Papers of Captain Robert Thomas of Llandwrog and Liverpool and family, 1860-1947, including correspondence, 1878-1903; stories and plays by Gladys Bruce Thomas, 1916; miscellaneous, 1860-1947; photographs, 1880-1891.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Correspondence; Stories and plays by Gladys Bruce Thomas; Miscellaneous papers; 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 and the National Library of Wales.
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
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, Further papers and photographs relating to Capt. Robert Thomas and his family, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: December 2004