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Glamorgan Archives
George Sedgemore and Family papers

Reference code(s): GB 0214 D185

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: George Sedgemore and Family papers

Short Title: George Sedgemore and Family papers

Creation date(s): 1935-1948

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 0.001 cubic metres (1 envelope)

Name of creator(s): George Sedgemore

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The sedgemore family came originally from the West Country. George Sedgemore, a coal miner, moved to Treherbert in Glamorgan, before moving once again to Coventry. He then moved back to Treherbert, before finally moving to Cardiff where he ran a newsagents on Conybeare Road. Whilst undertaking war work in Coventry he appealed against a direction back into coal mining. He also fought for compensation as a victim of Silicosis. Mr Sedgemore's Great Uncle William Jones was also a coal miner and worked underground at Treherbert.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: George Sedgemore and Family papers comprising of correspondence; certificates; motor fuel ration book; contribution scheme books and receipts; wage slips and income tax booklets

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: George Sedgemore and Family papers arranged chronologically by record series

Conditions governing access: No Restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: Handlist available at the Glamorgan Record Office

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by a private individual, 2002

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: 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: March 2006


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