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Bangor University
Printer's Blocks

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS PBL

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Printer's Blocks

Short Title: Printer's Blocks

Creation date(s): c. 1952

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 14 items

Name of creator(s): Printers of Bangor

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Robin Livens, who presented this collection of printer's blocks to the Archives Department was a member of staff at the Archaeology Department of the University of Wales Bangor.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Printer's blocks used to illustrate The history of the Anglesey Constabulary by Hugh Owen, published in Bangor in 1952 by the Anglesey Antiquarian Society. Also, a metal block depicting a few bars of a tune.

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 35791-35804

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by Robin Livens.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, March 2004.

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
Block printing | Wales
Police | Wales | Anglesey

Personal names
Livens , R. G.
Owen , Hugh , M.A. , F.S.A.

Corporate names

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