Fonds GB 0210 FRAVER - Frank H. Cleaver Papers,

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Frank H. Cleaver Papers,


  • 1924-1985 / (Creation)

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0.009 cubic metres (1 box)

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Biographical history

Frank H. Cleaver (fl. 1924-1985), of Pontardawe, Glamorgan, worked in the field of education for over forty years. He was educated at University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, and Cambridge University. Between 1929 and 1931, he taught in Buenos Aires, Argentina. From c. 1957 until 1965, he was Her Majesty's Inspector of Schools in Wales.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Mr Frank H. Cleaver, Pontardawe, 1986.

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Scope and content

Papers of Frank H. Cleaver, 1924-1985, mainly accounts, including personal, family and household expenses, 1924-1985; expenses for his work in Argentina, 1929-1931; and summaries of accounts, 1949-1968.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into the following: University expenses; Buenos Aires expenses; Personal, family, and household expenses; summaries of accounts; children's expenses; and travelling expenses.

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Conditions governing access

Permission of the donor is required to consult the family and household accounts, 1976-1985. 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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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1986, p. 5, at the National Library of Wales.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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


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Dates of creation revision deletion

April 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1986.

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  • Text: Frank H. Cleaver Papers.