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Evans, David, (industrial journalist) papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 DAVEVA

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: David Evans (industrial journalist) Papers

Short Title: Evans, David, (industrial journalist) papers

Creation date(s): 1894-1942

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): David Evans

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: David E. D. Evans (1875-1951) of Cardiff, was an industrial journalist. He became editor of the South Wales Journal of Commerce in 1926. He wrote a book on the life of D. A. Thomas, Viscount Rhondda, in 1919, as well as a number of articles.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers of David Evans, 1894-1942, mostly relating to his biographical work on Viscount Rhondda, including source materials, 1894-1918; together with source material relating to Sir David Richard Llewellyn, [1879x1951]; papers relating to the work of the Committee on Commercial and Industrial Policy, 1916; administrative records relating to the South Wales Journal of Commerce, 1926-1935; and miscellaneous material, 1917-1942.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: papers relating to the life and work of D. A. Thomas, Viscount Rhondda; source material relating to Sir David Richard Llewellyn; papers relating to the work of the Committee on Commercial and Industrial Policy; administrative records relating to the South Wales Journal of Commerce Ltd.; and miscellaneous notes and a letter.

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 1986, pp. 15-17, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Purchased from David Harbourne, Cardiff, 1986.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: National Library of Wales, Minor Lists and Summaries 1986.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Evans, David, | industrial journalist, | 1875-1951 | Archives
Thomas, D. A. | (David Alfred), | 1856-1918

Personal names
Evans , David (David E. D.) , 1875-1951
Thomas , D. A. (David Alfred) , 1856-1918

Corporate names
South Wales Journal of Commerce

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