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Lewis, Min, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MINLEWIS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Min Lewis Papers

Short Title: Lewis, Min, papers

Creation date(s): 1961-1977

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.018 cubic metres (2 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Min Lewis


Administrative/Biographical history: Min Lewis, writer, of Laugharne and St Clears, Carmarthenshire, composed a number of short stories, many of them for children. In particular, her work relates to her native Carmarthenshire, and her book on Laugharne and Dylan Thomas was published in 1967.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers, 1961-1977, of Min Lewis, relating mainly to her book on Laugharne and Dylan Thomas, including drafts of the work, together with her unpublished literary compositions, including several short stories and a novel.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: papers relating to Laugharne and Dylan Thomas; unpublished literary compositions.

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 1985 at the National Library of Wales.

Detailed catalogue

Language codes: eng


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history: It is not known how Corran Books Ltd acquired this archive.

Immediate source of acquisition: Purchased from Corran Books Ltd, Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, in February 1985.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by David Moore for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Minor Lists and Summaries 1985.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2003

Authors, Welsh language | Wales | Laugharne
Min Lewis | b. 1919 | Wales | Archives

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Lewis , Min , b. 1919

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