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Davies, Wynford, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 WYNDAVIES

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Wynford Davies Papers

Short Title: Davies, Wynford, papers

Creation date(s): 1961-[1980s]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.229 cubic metres (8 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Wynford Davies

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Wynford Davies (1914-1987) was the Chief Education Officer for Pembrokeshire from 1957 to 1974. He wrote The Curriculum & Organization of the County Intermediate Schools, 1880-1926 (1989).

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Research papers of Wynford Davies, 1961-1980s, mainly on educational matters, including notes compiled by him in preparing his book, The Curriculum & Organization of the County Intermediate Schools, 1880-1926 (1989); research papers on intermediate education in Wales, 1970s-1980s and correspondence on small rural schools, 1961-1966.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: intermediate education; general notes on history and education.

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 schedule is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, pp.25-26 at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by his son John Davies, Haverfordwest, Dyfed, April 1990.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1991.

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
Davies, Wynford, | 1914-1987 | Archives
Education | Wales | History | Research
Education, Secondary | Wales
Middle school teaching | Wales
Rural schools | Wales

Personal names
Davies , Wynford , 1914-1987

Corporate names

Places
Pembrokeshire (Wales)

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