Reference code(s): GB 0214 DNCB/15
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: National Coal Board : The Ocean and National Magazine
Short Title: National Coal Board : The Ocean and National Magazine
Creation date(s): 1928-1936
Level of description: Sub-fonds
Extent: 102 booklets (0.04 cubic metres)
Name of creator(s): Ocean and National Coal Company
Administrative/Biographical history: The Ocean and National Magazine was first published in April 1928 by the Ocean and National Coal Company, but contained a wide variety of articles on the coal industry and its history, industrial relations, employees, cultural and sporting events,technology and international politics and economic matters. The magazine contains photographs of employees, technological equipment, notable persons and events, and coal mines.
Scope and content/abstract: The Ocean and National Magazine, 1928-1936
Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Physical characteristics: Good condition
Finding aids: A handlist is available at the Glamorgan Record Office.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected.
Archival history: The colelction of magazines was presumably transferred to the National Coal Board on nationalisation in 1947.
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the National Coal Board on 2 April 1959 (accession number 1046).
Existence and location of copies: Copyright copies are held in the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, and the British Library, London.
Related material: Related units of description held at the Glamorgan Record Office: DNCB/ records of the National Coal Board.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Hayden Burns for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Glamorgan Record Office, Catalogue of records for National Coal Board : The Ocean and National Magazine.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH.
Date(s) of descriptions: February 2004 and February 2005