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Davies, A. Mervyn, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MERIES

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: A. Mervyn Davies Papers

Short Title: Davies, A. Mervyn, papers

Creation date(s): 1913-1923

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.018 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): A. Mervyn Davies (d. 1976)


Administrative/Biographical history: A. Mervyn Davies (died 1976) was the son of Sir Alfred T. Davies, KBE, CB (1861-1949). He attended Jesus College, Oxford, 1920-1923.


Scope and content/abstract: School essays, 1913-1918, and university lecture notes and essays, 1920-1923, on history and education.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

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, p. 22, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed on-line.

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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 his widow, Mrs A. Mervyn Davies, Wilton, Connecticut, USA, 1986.


Related material: The papers of his father, Sir Alfred Thomas Davies are also held by the National Library of Wales.


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: NLW, Schedule of Minor Lists and Summaries 1987; Dictionary of Welsh Biography, 1941-1970 (London, 2001).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: August 2003

Davies, A. Mervyn | Archives

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Davies , A. Mervyn (Alfred Mervyn) , d. 1976

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