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National Library of Wales
Wales Tourist Board Ltd records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 WALESTOURIST

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Wales Tourist Board Ltd Records

Short Title: Wales Tourist Board Ltd records

Creation date(s): 1948-1968

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.036 cubic metres (4 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Wales Tourist Board Ltd

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Welsh Tourist and Holidays Board (Wales and Mon) Ltd was established in 1948 as an industry body to promote the interests of its member organisations. It was later re-named The Wales Tourist and Holidays Association and then the Wales Tourist Board Ltd (Bwrdd Croeso i Gymru). The Development of Tourism Act 1969 led to the creation of the Wales Tourist Board as a government body, and the independent organisation was dissolved in 1970.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Minutes of General Meetings of Welsh Tourist and Holidays Board (Wales and Mon) Ltd, Wales Tourist and Holidays Association, and Wales Tourist Board Ltd, 1948-1969; and minutes of Finance, Exective, Caterinag and caravan and Camping Advisory Committees, 1950-1968.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by type.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1987, pp. 119-120, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Mr Eirion Lewis, IBA, Elgin House, St Mary Street, Cardiff, in September 1986

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1987; Wales Tourist Board (www.wtbonline.gov.uk), viewed 11 June 2003.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Tourism | Wales
Wales Tourist Board | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Wales Tourist Board

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