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Glamorgan Archives
Iorwerth Howells of Canton, Cardiff Collection

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DX347

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Iorwerth Howells of Canton, Cardiff Collection

Short Title: Iorwerth Howells of Canton, Cardiff Collection

Creation date(s): 1889-1985

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.01cubic metres (1 stick, 2 volumes, 3 photographs, 3 files, 9 papers, 1 booklet, 1 card)

Name of creator(s): Iorwerth Howells

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Iorwerth Howells was history master at Canton High School, Cardiff, Glamorgan from 1931-1943. From 1939-1945, he was senior warden of the Air Raid Precaution Sector 18 B.I.D., Whitchurch, Cardiff.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Documents relating to air raid precautions in Whitchurch, Cardiff, including fire duty and air raid warning registers, photographs and miscellaneous papers, 1939-1945; and documents relating to Canton High School, Cardiff, including programme for dedication of the school war memorial organ, press cuttings and historical notes, 1941-1985.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply

Finding aids: A full version of the Catalogue can be searched online at http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Archives by a private depositor, 1983-1990

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Archives 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
Air raid wardens | Wales | Cardiff
Schools | Wales | Cardiff

Personal names
Howells , Iorwerth

Corporate names
Canton High School (Cardiff, Wales)
Great Britain | Air Raid Precautions Dept. | Whitchurch Control Centre (Wales)

Places
Canton (Cardiff, Wales)
Whitchurch (Cardiff, Wales)

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