Reference code(s): GB 0214 DX749
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Trades and Labour Council, Rhondda East, No 9 ward, records
Short Title: Trades and Labour Council, Rhondda East, No 9 ward, records
Creation date(s): 1908-1922
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.01 cubic metres (2 volumes)
Name of creator(s): Rhondda East Trades and Labour Council
Administrative/Biographical history: Trades and Labour Councils were set up to to propagate Labour principles amongst the working classes, secure Labour representation on local boards and councils and to raise money to defray the costs of electioneering and attendance at committees. Rhondda East Trades and Labour Council, No. 9 ward, Glamorgan, was founded in 1904, and remained active until 1922.
Scope and content/abstract: Letter book, 1920-1922; and account book of the Labour Representation Fund, 1908-1921.
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/
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private individual, 1992
Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following sources were used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids; Williams, Chris Democratic Rhondda, politics and society 1885-1951 (1996 Cardiff)
Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of descriptions: December 2004