Powys County Archives Office

Donation from Mrs M A Parfitt

Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/X/192

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Title: Donation from Mrs M A Parfitt

Short title: Radnorshire Militia

Dates of creation: 19th-20th Century

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.6 of a box

Name of creator(s): Parfitt, G Archer

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Mr Parfitt was a member of the Parfitt family from Llandrindod Wells, who were partners in the firm of Hurst and Parfitt, Chemists. He was a member of the Army Historical Research Society, the Military Historical Society and the Military Heraldry Society. He undertook extensive research on the Radnorshire Militia, organising an exhibition in the Radnorshire Museum, of uniforms and memorabilia. He edited 'Radnorshire Volunteers : a regimental history of Radnorshire 1539-1968'.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Photographs and articles on the history of the Radnorshire Militia and successor battalions. Photographs from the exhibition in the Radnorshire Museum.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Chronological, in series

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Not yet catalogued
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records retained

Accruals: Are not expected

Archival history: In the possession of Mr Parfitt

Immediate source of acquisition: Donation by Mrs Parfitt

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DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Anna Page, Assistant Archivist at Powys County Archive Office. This entry compiled using material in the collection

Rules or conventions: This description follows guidelines provided by UWA Department of Information Studies, based on ISAD(G) 2nd edition, 2000.

Date(s) of description: July 2007


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