Powys County Archives Office

Postcards donated by the County Librarian, Lancashire County Council

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/DX/9

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Title: Postcards donated by the County Librarian, Lancashire County Council

Short title: Welshpool, Berriew and Montgomery, postcards, donated by Lancashire County Council

Dates of creation: [1921]-1929

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 16 items - part of a box

Name of creator(s): Mrs Tatham

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: During the 1920s, Mrs Tatham, postmistress, of Hesketh Lane Post Office, near Preston, Lancashire, received several postcards from acquaintances in Montgomeryshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Postcards, [1921]-1929, depicting views of Berriew, Montgomery, Welshpool and Powis Castle, Montgomeryshire.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Berriew; Montgomery; Welshpool; and Powis Castle.

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.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The postcards came into the possession of Lancashire County Council, Local Studies Department.

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by the County Librarian, Lancashire County Council, 1984.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of donor and content 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 donated by the County Librarian, Lancashire County Council: Local Studies Department, catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: May 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Postcards | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Tatham, Mrs

Corporate names

Places

Berriew

Montgomery

Powis Castle

Welshpool