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Merched y Wawr, Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro, cofnodion (records)

Reference code(s): GB 0213 DSO/81

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Cofnodion Merched y Wawr Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro

Short Title: Merched y Wawr, Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro, cofnodion (records)

Creation date(s): 1969-1996

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (13 items)

Name of creator(s): Merched y Wawr Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The national movement Merched y Wawr and the magazine Y Wawr were started by Zonia Bowen in 1967. It is a Welsh-speaking society for women, with over 250 local branches grouped into rhanbarthau (regions), including the Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro (Pembrokeshire/Preseli and South Pembrokeshire) regions.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Merched y Wawr Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro, 1969-1996, including minutes, 1970-1996; correspondence, 1976-1996; committee minutes, [1980s]; National Council minutes, 1969-1988; and Merched y Wawr Dyfed minutes, 1980-1990.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minutes; miscellaneous; other minutes; and correspondence.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited, 1999.

ALLIED MATERIALS

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: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Merched y Wawr Sir Benfro/Preseli a Deau Penfro, catalogue; Merched y Wawr website (www.merchedywawr.com), viewed 1 July 2005.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Merched y Wawr. | Preseli a Deau Penfro | Archives
Merched y Wawr. | Sir Benfro | Archives
Women | Wales | Pembrokeshire | Societies and clubs

Personal names

Corporate names
Merched y Wawr | Preseli a Deau Penfro
Merched y Wawr | Sir Benfro

Places
Pembrokeshire (Wales)

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