Powys County Archives Office
Items donated by Gwynedd Archives Papers
Reference code(s): GB 0223/R/D/GWA
Title: Items donated by Gwynedd Archives Papers
Short title: Items donated by Gwynedd Archives, papers
Dates of creation: 1950-1978
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Gwynedd Archives
Administrative and biographical history: Gwynedd Archives consists of record offices in both Caernarfon and Dolgellau. In 1978 the Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Urdd Gobaith Cymru was held in Llanelwedd. The Urdd Gobaith Cymru National Eisteddfod is acknowledged as the biggest youth festival. Among the numerous competitions there are drama performances. Llandrindod Wells Urban District Council (UDC), Radnorshire, was established under the provisions of the Local Government Act 1894. Llandrindod Wells UDC was abolished in 1974 following local government reorganization, with its functions assumed by Radnorshire District Council. Cardiff became the capital city of Wales on 21 December 1955. Between 1950 and 1951 the Llandrindod Wells Development Association published the Official guide: Llandrindod Wells, the Wye Valley health and Holiday Spa.
Scope and content: Items donated by Gwynedd Archives, Radnorshire, 1950-1978, including a drama programme of the Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Urdd Gobaith Cymru, Llanelwedd, 1978; an official guide: Llandrindod Wells, the Wye Valley health and Holiday Spa, 1950-1951; circular from Llandrindod Wells UDC relating to capital city for Wales, 1951.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Drama programme; official guide: Llandrindod Wells; circular relating to capital city for Wales.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the Powys County Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Items donated by Gwynedd Archives, in 1985.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Items donated by Gwynedd Archives; Urdd Gobaith Cymru website (www.urdd.org/indexS.html), viewed 10 May 2005.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: May 2005