- 1823-[?1860s] (Creation)
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Name of creator
Dr John Hedley Cule (1920-2015) was a doctor and psychiatrist. He wrote extensively on the history of medicine, founded the Welsh Society of the History of Medicine and was a President of the International Society of the History of Medicine.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
NLW MS 24087A: Carmarthenshire Rare Books; Carmarthen; Purchase; February 2016.
NLW MS 24088B: Carmarthenshire Rare Books; Carmarthen; Donation; February 2016.
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Scope and content
Two volumes, 1823-[?1860s], from the collection of Dr John Cule, mostly containing medicinal recipes and medical notes.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 24087-24088.
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Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
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Script of material
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English, Welsh, some Latin.
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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH
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Dates of creation revision deletion
The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Trinity Hall Cambridge website, viewed 8 March 2017.
Compiled by Rhys M. Jones.