ANW logo

Archives Network Wales

Search the collections:        Search help | Advanced search   | Browse by repository

Browse the indices: Combined(searchable) Personal names Corporate names Places Subjects

[Cymraeg]

[Home]

[New to Archives?]

[Family history]

[Admin menu]

List of repositories  |  List of collections at Glamorgan Archives  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details

Glamorgan Archives
John Richards, Pharmacist and Local Historian, Cowbridge papers

Reference code(s): GB 0214 D367

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: John Richards, Pharmacist and Local Historian, Cowbridge papers

Short Title: John Richards, Pharmacist and Local Historian, Cowbridge papers

Creation date(s): 18th century-20th century

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.02 cubic metres (various papers and letters)

Name of creator(s): John Richards, Pharmacist and Local Historian, Cowbridge

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The late John Richards worked as a pharmacist in Cowbridge. He was interested in the history of Cowbridge and was the author of The Cowbridge Story which was published in 1956 (Glamorgan Record Office library ref. 8/4). He had family ties with the borough and his great uncle was E.W. Miles a solicitor in Cowbridge. He was also interested in the history of pharmacy in the Glamorgan area.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: John Richards, Pharmacist and Local Historian, Cowbridge papers comprising of papers relating to his family in south Wales and England; letters; history of Cowbridge

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

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, 2005

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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects

Personal names

Corporate names

Places

List of repositories  |  List of collections at Glamorgan Archives  |  Repository home page  |  Contact details