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Welsh Womens Rights Committee papers

Reference code(s): GB 0214 D239

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Welsh Womens Rights Committee papers

Short Title: Welsh Womens Rights Committee papers

Creation date(s): 1976-1985

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.04 cubic metres (2 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Welsh Womens Rights Committee

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Welsh Women��TMs Rights Committee for Wales (WWRC), also known as the Women��TMs Rights Committee for Wales, grew from one of the resolutions passed at the ��~Women at Work��TM conference held in November 1974. Their main objective was to bring about a change in attitudes about the nature and role of the sexes. Linked to this, the Committee was also interested in broader social issues, and was involved in other campaigns, such as the Campaign Against a Criminal Trespass Law in 1977, and were affiliated with National Campaign for Civil Liberties in 1976.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Welsh Womens Rights Committee papers comprising of correspondence; publications; newsletters; press releases; papers relating to conferences; minutes, 1976-1985

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English and Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by record series

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

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, 1991

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also Women's Archive of Wales

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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