Powys County Archives Office
Postcards received from Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Area Office
Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/DX/9
Title: Postcards received from Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Area Office
Short title: Elan Valley and Rhayader, postcards
Dates of creation: [20th century]
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (8 items)
Name of creator(s): Meirionnydd Archives
Administrative and biographical history: The Craig Goch, Pen-y-gareg, Careg-ddu and Caban Coch dams of the Elan Valley, Radnorshire, were constructed between 1893 and 1906. The nearby Claerwen dam was opened in 1952.
Scope and content: Postcards, [20th century], depicting the town of Rhayader and the dams and reservoirs of the Elan and Claerwen Valleys, Radnorshire.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: view letter cards; postcards.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Area Office.
Note: Original title supplied from name of donor. Short 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: Powys County Archives Service, Postcards received from Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Area Office (R/DX/9), catalogue; Powys Digital History Project website (http://history.powys.org.uk), viewed 19 April 2005.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: April 2005