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Girls' Friendly Society, Aberystwyth Branch, Certificate

Reference code(s): GB 0212 DSO/5

Held at: Ceredigion Archives

Title: Girls' Friendly Society, Aberystwyth Branch, Certificate

Short Title: Girls' Friendly Society, Aberystwyth Branch, Certificate

Creation date(s): 1924

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (1 item)

Name of creator(s): Girls' Friendly Society, Aberystwyth Branch

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Girls' Friendly Society was founded in London in 1875 by the Irish woman, Elizabeth Townsend. It is a voluntary organization that provides support and education for girls and young women. The Society conducts parish-based branch work including community projects and educational courses. During the 1910s and 1920s, a branch operated in Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire. Since 1996 the organization has been known as the GFS platform.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Certificate awarded to Winifred Olwen Watson, for seven years' membership of the Aberystwyth Branch of the Girls' Friendly Society, 1924.

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 catalogue is available at Ceredigion Archives. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue

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: Deposited in 1986.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Ceredigion Archives online catalogue (http://archifdy-ceredigion.org.uk/schedules-js.html),Girls' Friendly Society, Aberystwyth, viewed 12 November 2003; GFS Platform homepage (http://www.gfsplatform.org.uk/), viewed 12 November 2003.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Girls | Societies and clubs | Records and correspondence

Personal names
Watson , Winifred Olwen

Corporate names
Girls' Friendly Society | Aberystwyth branch

Places
Aberystwyth (Wales)

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