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Hague, Douglas B., research papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 DOUGUE

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Douglas B. Hague Research Papers

Short Title: Hague, Douglas B., research papers

Creation date(s): 1960-1988

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.144 cubic metres (16 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Douglas B. Hague

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Douglas Bland Hague (1917-1990), was an investigator on the staff of the Royal Commission on Ancient and Historical Monuments in Wales, 1948-1981. In addition to his conventional archaeological work, he researched the history and architecture of lighthouses in Britain, and published works including Lighthouses: their Architecture, History and Archaeology (1975) and Lighthouses of Wales, published posthumously in 1994, edited by Stephen Hughes.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Research papers of Douglas B. Hague, including general correspondence relating to research work on lighthouses, 1960-1988; typescript drafts, correspondence, 1967-1975, and notes relating to the publication of Lighthouses: their Architecture, History and Archaeology; notes relating to the publication of Lighthouses of Wales; and miscellaneous papers, 1965-1987.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged in the following groups: correspondence; Lighthouses: their Architecture, History and Archaeology; Lighthouses of Wales; and miscellaneous papers.

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 1997, pp. 38-41, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Bequeathed by the late Mr Douglas B. Hague per Mr Clive Christie, Llanafan, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, 1996.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Two microfilms contained with the papers are NLW Films 949-950, and photographs, postcards and plans in the archive are also at the National Library of Wales (199600092).

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: National Library of Wales, Minor Lists and Summaries 1997.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Lighthouses | England
Lighthouses | History
Lighthouses | Ireland
Lighthouses | Scotland
Lighthouses | Wales

Personal names
Hague , Douglas Bland

Corporate names

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