Fonds GB 0210 ASSLES - Association of Artists and Designers in Wales (Ceredigion Branch) Records,

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Association of Artists and Designers in Wales (Ceredigion Branch) Records,


  • 1975-1982 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

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Administrative history

The Association of Artists and Designers in Wales (AADW) was founded in 1974, to support artists and designers to prepare exhibitions; it set up regional branches, including the Mid Wales Branch (formed 1975). The Branch was later re-named the Ceredigion Branch. The Association of Artists and Designers in Wales was replaced in 1992 by the Association of Visual Arts in Wales, which became inactive in 1994 and was dissolved in 1998.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Moira Vintentelli, Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire in 1993.

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Scope and content

Records of the Ceredigion (formerly Mid Wales) Branch of the Association of Artists and Designers in Wales, 1975-1982, including minutes, 1978-1982; financial records, 1975-1980; papers and reports, 1975-1982; and Executive Committee minutes, 1977-1982.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction

The usual copyright regulations apply.

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue (in Welsh) is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1994, p. 2, at the National Library of Wales.

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Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Further papers of the Association of Artists and Desingers in Wales are NLW, Association of Artists and Designers in Wales Records.

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Title supplied from contents of fonds

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

May 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1994; HMC website (, viewed 5 May 2003.

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