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Cardiff High School for Boys, Findlay Memorial Lecture Trust Fund, archives

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DX342

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Cardiff High School for Boys, Findlay Memorial Lecture Trust Fund archives

Short Title: Cardiff High School for Boys, Findlay Memorial Lecture Trust Fund, archives

Creation date(s): 1956-1971

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.02 cubic metres (3 files, 1 binder, 3 volume)

Name of creator(s): Findlay Memorial Trust (Cardiff High School for Boys)

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Findlay Memorial Trust was established, c. 1953, in memory of Joseph John Findlay, the first headmaster of the Cardiff High School for Boys. Its aim was to promote educational facilities in the school and to support an annual lecture. The memorial lectures which were given by prominent speakers ran from 1953-1970. They were discontinued in 1970, when the school merged with two other Cardiff secondary schools.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Copy of trust deed, 1956; declarations of acceptance to act as fund trustees, 1956-1969; annual meeting minutes, 1956-1970; balance sheets, 1957-1971; account book, 1956-1971; cash book, 1956-1971; and Findlay Memorial lectures, 1953-1970.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: A hand list is available at the Glamorgan Record Office

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: Prior to deposit with the Glamorgan Record Office, the records were in the care of the former secretary of the Trust

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited with the Glamorgan Record Office by a private depositor, 1983

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids.

Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
School orations | Wales | Cardiff
Schools | Wales | Cardiff

Personal names
Findlay , J. J. (Joseph John) , 1860-

Corporate names
Cardiff High School for Boys
Findlay Memorial Lecture Trust Fund

Places
Cardiff (Wales)

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