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Warren Williams, Marion, family papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MWAMS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Marion Warren Williams Papers

Short Title: Warren Williams, Marion, family papers

Creation date(s): 1864-1991 (accumulated [c. 1932]-1991)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.058 cubic metres (2 large boxes)

Name of creator(s): Marion Warren Williams


Administrative/Biographical history: Marion Warren Williams (1912-1991) of Ellesmere, Shropshire, England, researched her family history, and compiled scrapbooks relating to people and events in Guilsfield and Welshpool, Montgomeryshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Family and personal papers of Marion Warren Williams, 1864-1991, including scrapbooks containing notes, newspaper cuttings and printed ephemera, mainly relating to Guilsfield and Welshpool, Montgomeryshire, 1864-1991; travel notebooks, 1959-1969; family photographs, [c. 1900], and family tree opf Mrion Warren Williams, [20th century]; and watercolour sketches [20th century].


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: scrapbooks; school excercise books; travel notebook; family photographs; watercolours; and family tree.

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 in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1992, pp. 131-132, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Mrs Marion Warren Williams, Ellesmere, Shropshire, England, per her executors, 1991.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Includes earlier material collected by Marion Warren Williams.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1992.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003

Scrapbooks | Wales | Welshpool
Watercolour painting
Welshpool (Wales) | Photographs
Welshpool (Wales) | Press coverage

Personal names
Warren Williams , Marion , 1912-1991

Corporate names

Guilsfield (Wales)
Welshpool (Wales)

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