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Bangor University
Sarah Emily Davies Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS SED

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Sarah Emily Davies Papers

Short Title: Sarah Emily Davies Papers

Creation date(s): 1916-1945

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 65 items

Name of creator(s): Sarah Emily Davies

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Sarah Emily Davies 1875-1945, of Wenallt, Llandegfan was one of Anglesey's most prominent figures. She was the daughter of John Matthews of Amlwch who was Justice of the Peace and for many years chairman of the local magisterial branch. Since its inception Mrs Davies was honorary secretary of the Anglesey County Nursing Association. She was also a member of the Education Committee, Chairman of the School Management Sub Committee and involved with the Anglesey Rural Community Council and the Women's Institute.
She was married to Captain A. Stanley Davies.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: This collection consists of a broad range of material relating to the administration of the Anglesey County Nursing Association and the North Wales Nursing Association and includes material relating to contemporary issues and policies in nursing and public health.
Material includes correspondence, reports, pamphlets, financial particulars and details of meetings. There are also documents relating to the awarding of grants and nurses' agreements. The collection also contains material relating to other community organisations in Anglesey with which Mrs Davies was involved, including the Anglesey Education Committee, the Women's Institute and the Anglesey Rural Community Council.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is arranged in chronological order according to record type and 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: Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 33255-33319

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor are the Amlwch Manuscripts which relate to the family of Sarah Emily Davies, the Matthews of Amlwch. .

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, October 2001

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
Community organization | Wales | History | 20th century
Nursing | Wales, North | History | 20th century
Parish councils (Local government) | Wales | Aberporth
Public welfare | Wales | Anglesey
Women's institutes | Wales | Anglesey
Women's institutes | Wales | Gwynedd

Personal names
Davies , Sarah Emily , 1875-1945

Corporate names
Anglesey County Nursing Association
North Wales Nursing Association

Places
Anglesey (Wales)

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