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National Library of Wales
Phillips, Frank, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSFRANKPHIL

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Frank Phillips MSS

Short Title: Phillips, Frank, manuscripts

Creation date(s): 1891-[1922]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 3 volumes.

Name of creator(s): Frank Phillips

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Frank Phillips, of Rhaeadr, Radnorshire, was a gold prospector. He died in 1922.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, 1891-[1922], of Frank Phillips comprising reminiscences of Phillips's voyages to India, Burma, Zimbabwe and South Africa and a diary, 1891-1892, which Phillips kept whilst in Zimbabwe.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 22123-22125.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their readers' tickets.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply.

Finding aids: The descriptions are also available, together with a detailed list of contents, in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume VIII (Aberystwyth, 1999).

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: No accruals expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Mrs Ida E. Jones of Rhaeadr, Radnorshire, daughter of Frank Phillips, in 1985.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Existence and location of copies: Typescript copies of MS 22123, ff. 1-33 and MS 22125 were donated to NLW in 1966 and are NLW Misc. Vols 385-6 (see Annual Report 1965-66, p. 35).

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents.

Archivist's note: Description compiled by Siân Medi Davies for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS, and revised by Bethan Ifans. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Handlsit of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume VIII (Aberystwyth, 1999).

Rules or conventions: Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2; and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2004 and July 2009.


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Phillips, Frank | d. 1922 | Archives

Personal names
Phillips , Frank , d. 1922

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