Sub-sub-fonds BC - Board of Education Records

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Board of Education Records


  • 1907-1920 (Creation)

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18 folders; 17 vols.

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This section comprises correspondence, papers and records accumulated by O. M. Edwards as Chief Inspector of Schools in Wales under the new Welsh Department of the Board of Education from 1907. It consists of correspondence files; notebooks recording details of Edwards's visits to Welsh schools; a register of visits, 1909-1910; and two reports on Welsh education, 1892 and 1911, prepared by O. M. Edwards.

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Arranged into four series: correspondence, 1907-1920; pocket notebooks, 1907-1920; registers recording details of visits to schools, 1909-1910; and reports on education, 1892-1911.

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Preferred citation: BC

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  • Text: BC.