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NLW minor deposits

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MINDEPS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: NLW Minor Deposits

Short Title: NLW minor deposits

Creation date(s):

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 1615 items

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Scope and content/abstract: This is a numbered series currently (August 2006) reaching 1615. The deposits included in it are minor in the sense that they consist of single items, or small groups of documents or papers where the group has been treated as a single item. There is one medieval missal, a few literary manuscripts, a large number of registers and other records from chapels, and much else.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged in a single numbered series currently (August 2006) running from no. 1-1615 by the date of accession or processing of each item.

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: Minor Deposits 1-1200 are described in a typescript Schedule of Minor Deposits (1975) which has its own index. NLW Minor Deposits above 1200 are described in files in the catalogue room and indexed in the Index to Schedules.

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Accruals: Items will continue to be added to the series NLW Minor Deposits.

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Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by J. Graham Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Guide to the Department of Manuscripts and Records (Aberystwyth, 1994).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: August 2006

Account books | Wales
Archives | Wales
Church records and registers | Wales
Missals | Italy

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