Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Captain Robert Thomas Additional Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XM/4338, XS/2349

Held at:

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

CONTEXT

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.

CONTENT

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

Language/script: English

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.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Bruce Thomas, Catherine | Archives

Thomas, Robert, | Captain, | 1843-1903 | Archives

Personal names

Bruce Thomas, Catherine

Thomas, Robert, 1843-1903

Corporate names

Places

Liverpool