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Anglesey Archives
Roberts, Morgan, Cadnant, Menai Bridge, collection

Reference code(s): GB 0221 WM 1878

Held at: Anglesey Archives

Title: Morgan Roberts, Cadnant, Menai Bridge, Collection

Short Title: Roberts, Morgan, Cadnant, Menai Bridge, collection

Creation date(s): [1860s]-1991

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.026 cubic metres (106 items)

Name of creator(s): Gwyneth Morgan Roberts


Administrative/Biographical history: Gwyneth Morgan Roberts (born c. 1900), Cadnant, Menai Bridge, Anglesey, was the daughter of Rees Roberts, chemist (fl. 1890-1910), and Elizabeth Jane Roberts (fl. 1890-1946) and brother of Roland Rees Roberts (also Rolant, Rowland) (d. 1966). Roland served in the Royal Army Ordnance Corps in Italy, North Africa and Austria during the Second World War. He became a surveyor for Anglesey County Council and married Bessie May Pierce Williams. Gwyneth Morgan Roberts accumulated a large collection of photographs, press cuttings and papers concerning her relatives and friends in the Menai Bridge area.


Scope and content/abstract: Wesleyan Church membership tickets, 1899-1932; certificates, 1939-1941; newspaper cuttings, [1895]-[c. 1980s]; photograph albums, [c. 1860s]-[1980s]; family tree of Beryl Morgan Hughes, 1991; army newspapers, 1944-1945; letters, 1880, 1942-1946; greeting cards, 1903-1946; programmes, [?1920s]-1946; miscellaneous, 1938-1946; social life and personal papers.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Gwasanaeth Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Archives Service to catalogue in the language of the document.

Language codes: engwel


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records appraised for retention.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:


Related material: Anglesey County Record Office, WM 1610


Note: Title compiled from name of depositor. Archive contains earlier material collected by Morgan Roberts.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office, Minor List, Morgan Roberts, Cadnant, Menai Bridge, Collection.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2003

Printed ephemera | Wales | Anglesey
Roberts, Gwyneth Morgan, | of Menai Bridge | Archives
World War, 1939-1945 | Journalism, Military

Personal names
Roberts , Gwyneth Morgan , of Menai Bridge
Roberts , Roland Rees , d. 1966

Corporate names

Austria ()
Menai Bridge (Wales)

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