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Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association, records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 VALEGLA

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association Records

Short Title: Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association, records

Creation date(s): 1974-1987

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.018 cubic metres (2 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Barry Constituency Liberal Association was formed in 1974, in Barry, Glamorgan; in 1983, boundary changes led to it being wound up, and replace by the Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association, with branches in Barry, Sully and Wenvoe, from 1983 until 1988, fighting the 1983 and 1987 General Elections and the 1984 European election. In 1988, the Liberal Party and the SDP merged to form the Liberal Democrats. The Vale of Glamorgan SDP branch had been active from 1981, and had corresponded with the Lberal Association.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association and Barry Constituency Liberal Association, comprising minutes of Annual General Meetings, 1974-1982; Executive Committee minutes, 1975-1987, papers relating to the Welsh Liberal Party, 1982-1987; Barry Town Liberal Association accounts, 1975-1984; correspondence concerning Prospective Parliamentary Candidate, 1981-1982 and with Vale of Glamorgan SDP, 1981-1985; notes on environment and planning in South Glamorgan, 1981-1982; general correspondence and papers, 1982-1987, including the proposed amalgamation with the SDP, 1987; election literature, 1983-1987; and papers relating to Sully and Wenvoe branches, 1983-1986.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following groups: minutes, etc; and correspondence, papers, etc

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 1988', pp. 68-69, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogues can be accessed on-line.

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 the Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association per Mr Tom Barron, Sully, South Glamorgan, in June 1988.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW Project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW Schedule of Minor Lists and Summaries (1988)

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
Barry Town Liberal Association | Archives
Election districts | Wales | Vale of Glamorgan
Elections | Wales | South Glamorgan
Political parties | Wales | Vale of Glamorgan
Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Barry Town Liberal Association
Vale of Glamorgan Liberal Association
Vale of Glamorgan Social Democratic Party
Welsh Liberal Party | Sully branch
Welsh Liberal Party | Wenvoe branch

Places
Barry (Wales)
Vale of Glamorgan (Wales)

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