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Bangor University
Wheldon Family Correspondence

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS WHF

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Wheldon Family Correspondence

Short Title: Wheldon Family Correspondence

Creation date(s): 1896-1959

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 2 items

Name of creator(s): Wheldon Family

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Sir Wynn P. Wheldon, the donor of this collection, was a graduate of the University College of North Wales and of Cambridge. He was a Major in the Royal Welch Fusiliers and after recovering from wounds suffered during the First World War, he entered into legal practice. He succeeded John Edward Lloyd as Registrar of the University College of North Wales.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: 2 typewritten copy letters : one from John Wheldon, Justice of the Peace of Bangor, Wisconsin to his nephew Rev. T. J. Wheldon, 1896, giving an account of the time his family emigrated from Wales to America in 1817; the other, from Huw Wheldon to his parents, 1959, containing an account of his visit to Bangor, Wisconsin.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions governing access: Open to all users.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 14085-14086

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented to the University of Wales Bangor by Sir Wynn Wheldon.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor are the Wheldon Manuscripts. A collection level description is available on the Archives Hub .

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, June 2003.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Wales | Emigration and immigration
Welsh | Wisconsin

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