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Huws, R. E., history of the House of Spurrell

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB37

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Huws, R. E., 'A history of the House of Spurrell'

Short Title: Huws, R. E., history of the House of Spurrell

Creation date(s): 1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Richard E. Huws (1948-)

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Messrs W. Spurrell and Son (House of Spurrell) was a firm of printers and publishers based in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. The imprint was active in the 19th century, and was abandoned in 1969. Richard Huws researched the history of the firm for his F. L. A. thesis in 1981.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Copy of Richard E. Huws, "A History of the House of Spurrell, Carmarthen, 1840-1969", F. L. A. thesis, 1981.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the summary is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Richard E. Huws, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, 1981.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Papers relating to the House of Spurrell are in Carmarthenshire Archives Service, DB16, DB68, and DB107. Papers of the Spurrell family are in National Library of Wales, Spurrell Family Papers.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records, DB37, DB16.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Printers | Wales | Carmarthen | History | Research

Personal names
Huws , Richard E. (Richard Eynon) , 1948-

Corporate names
W. Spurrell and Son

Places
Carmarthen (Wales)

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