GB 0210 BAPION
Carmarthenshire and Cardiganshire Baptist Association Records,
- 1880-1957 / (Creation)
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Extent and medium
0.029 cubic metres (1 box)
Name of creator
Cymanfa Bedyddwyr Caerfyrddin a Cheredigion (Carmarthenshire and Cardiganshire Baptist Association) was a grouping of the Baptist Churches within those two counties with the purpose of encouraging and facilitating cooperation between them. The Association was in existence by 1880. In the 1890s, the Association set up a Home Mission to provide additional support to areas of need. In the 1950s, it also created a Young People's Association.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Deposited by the Association per the Rev. W. Garfield Eynon, Carmarthen, 1983.
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Scope and content
Financial records and correspondence of the Association, 1913-1955; annual reports, 1880-1957; account book and Annual Reports of the Association's Home Mission 1895-1953; and financial and other papers of the Young People's Association, 1948-1953.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records deposited at the National Library of Wales have been retained..
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged into the following: financial records; and annual reports.
Conditions of access and use area
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
Usual copyright regulations apply.
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the summary list is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1983, p. 2, at the National Library of Wales. The list is available online.
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Description control area
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
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: National Library of Wales, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1983; Northern Baptist Association Website (www.thenba.org.uk/), viewed 4 December 2003.