Series LW5 - Departmental Committee of Enquiry into the Welsh language: papers and subject files

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Departmental Committee of Enquiry into the Welsh language: papers and subject files


  • 1922-1927 (Creation)

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3 folders, 1 envelope

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The Departmental Committee of Enquiry was established by the President of the Board of Education under the chairmanship of William Napier Bruce to inquire into the position of the Welsh language and to advise as to its promotion in the educational system of Wales. The report was published in 1927.

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Agendas and papers for meetings, 1925, and general papers and correspondence, 1922-1927.

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Arranged into two sub-series: agendas and papers for meetings and general papers and correspondence

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Further papers are in LW4

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Preferred citation: LW5

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  • Text: LW5.