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Brown, R. H.

Reference code(s): GB 0217 LAC/12

Held at: Swansea University

Title: Brown, R. H.

Short Title: Brown, R. H.

Creation date(s): 1910-1963

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 file

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Administrative/Biographical history: This collection consists of election addresses and handbills collected by R.H. Brown. They were produced by candidates for parliamentary constituencies in the Swansea area during general elections and by-elections 1910-1962.


Scope and content/abstract: Election addresses and handbills issued by Sir Alfred Mond, Liberal candidate in the Parliamentary General Election in Swansea Town Constituency 1910 and Swansea West Constituency 1922; election handbills issued by W. A Hewins, Conservative candidate Swansea West Constituency and handbills issued by the Labour party, 1922; election addresses issued by candidates in the Parliamentary General Election in Swansea West Constituency (Howel Walter Samuel, Labour candidate; W. A. Hewins, Conservative candidate; Walter Runciman, Liberal candidate) 1924; election address of J. Gwyn Griffiths, Plaid Cymru candidate in the Swansea Municipal Election 1962; election addresses issued in the Swansea East By-Election by Bert Pearce (Communist), Pamela Thomas (Conservative), Neil Mcbride (Labour), Richard Owens (Liberal), Chris Rees (Plaid Cymru), Leon Atkins (People's Candidate) 1963.


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Conditions governing access: Accessible to all researchers by appointment. Please note that some collections contain sensitive information and access may be restricted.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

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Archivist's note: Amended by Martin Locock for ANW project (correction to name of Sir Alfred Mond)

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004; amended June 2005

Campaign literature | Wales, South
Political campaigns | Wales | Swansea

Personal names
Atkins , Leon , Rev.
Brown , R. H. , [alive 1963]
Griffiths , John Gwyn
Hewins , W. A. , [alive 1922-1924]
McBride , Neil
Mond , Alfred , 1868-1930
Owens , Richard , b. 1922
Pearce , Bert
Rees , Chris , 1931-2001
Runciman , Walter Runciman , 1870-1949 , Viscount
Samuel , Howel Walter
Thomas , Pamela

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