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David Hughes & Sons (Aberdyfi), records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 DAVHUG

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: David Hughes & Sons (Aberdyfi) Records

Short Title: David Hughes & Sons (Aberdyfi), records

Creation date(s): 1870-1946

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.114 cubic metres (4 boxes)

Name of creator(s): David Hughes & Sons, Aberdyfi, tailors and drapers.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: David Hughes & Sons, Aberdyfi, were a well-known firm of tailors and drapers.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: The collection comprises business records of David Hughes & Sons, Aberdyfi, namely ledgers, 1878-1946, day books, 1888-1913, account books of receipts, 1870-1905, a bank account book, 1937-1943, and a file of bills and invoices, 1927. There is also a notebook containing minutes and other records of the Sunday school of Tabernacl C.M. church Aberdyfi, 1892-1893, and a notebook containing brief details relating to the Aberdyfi Burial Board, 1909.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged as follows: business records of David Hughes and Sons; minutes of the Sunday school of Tabernacle Calvinistic Methodist church, Aberdyfi; notebook of Aberdyfi burial board.

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 at the National Library of Wales at NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1982, p. 29. The catalogue can also 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 Mr Llew Hughes, 58 Dan-y-coed, Aberystwyth, in March 1982.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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, 'List of the David Hughes & Sons (Aberdovey) Records' in NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1982.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2006


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
David Hughes & Sons (Aberdovey) | Archives
Draperies | Wales | Aberdyfi
Tailors | Wales | Aberdyfi

Personal names

Corporate names
David Hughes & Sons (Aberdovey)

Places

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