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Bangor University
World War II Newspapers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS NEWS

Held at: Bangor University

Title: World War II Newspapers

Short Title: World War II Newspapers

Creation date(s): 1938-1977

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 85 items

Name of creator(s): William Williams

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: William Williams was a soldier in World War II, after which he joined the Palestinian police force. When he returned home he worked as a bus conductor and was head porter at the University of Wales, Bangor. He died ca. 1997-1998.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: This collection consists of pre war and wartime newspapers. The papers are in modern folders containing background material and some wartime posters. Titles featured include: the Daily Express , Daily Mail , Daily Mirror , Daily Telegraph , Daily Sketch , Sunday Express , Evening Standard and the News Chronicle .

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is arranged in chronological order 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: 33321-33405

Language codes: eng rus

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

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
British newspapers | 20th century
World War, 1939-1945

Personal names
Williams , William , porter of Bangor

Corporate names

Places

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