Powys County Archives Office
Postcards donated by the County Librarian, Lancashire County Council
Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/DX/9
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: -1929
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 16 items - part of a box
Name of creator(s): Mrs Tatham
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.
Scope and content: Postcards, -1929, depicting views of Berriew, Montgomery, Welshpool and Powis Castle, Montgomeryshire.
ACCESS AND USE
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.
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.
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