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Lloyd-Roberts, Tom, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 TOMLLERTS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Tom Lloyd-Roberts Papers

Short Title: Lloyd-Roberts, Tom, papers

Creation date(s): 1968-1993

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.572 cubic metres (12 boxes, 26 drawers)

Name of creator(s): Tom Lloyd-Roberts


Administrative/Biographical history: Tom Lloyd-Roberts from Caerwys, Clwyd, was an antiquarian bookseller.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of Tom Lloyd-Roberts, including correspondence, 1968-1993, sales journals, 1970-1992, sales ledgers, 1970-1991, card indexes of books sold, [c.1970-1990], and a petty cash book, 1985-1987, together with a typescript list of books taken to the first Portmeirion Book Fair, 1974 or 1975, and a typescript draft of Tom Lloyd-Roberts's unpublished biographical novel 'Katheryn of Berain'.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged by record type within each donation.

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: The usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the schedule (in Welsh) is available in NLW, Minor lists & summaries 1994, pp. 54-55, and 1998, pp. 68-69. The catalogue is also available online.

Detailed catalogue


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Tom Lloyd-Roberts, Caerwys, Mold, and Denbigh, Clwyd, in 1993 and 1998.


Related material: Further Tom Lloyd Roberts papers, 1886-1990, are in Flintshire Record Office, D/LR.


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 & summaries 1994 and 1998.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003

Antiquarian booksellers | Wales | Archives
Booksellers and bookselling | Wales
Lloyd-Roberts, Tom, | b. 1881 | Archives

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