Fonds GB 0210 FREDRICE - Frederick Grice Papers,

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Frederick Grice Papers,


  • 1872-1982 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.05 cubic metres (5 boxes, 1 box file)

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Frederick Grice (1910-1983) was the Deputy president of the Kilvert Society and an author of children's books, mainly based on his research on the diarist Francis Kilvert.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Gwen Grice, Worcester, in 1989.

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Scope and content

Papers of Frederick Grice, mainly relating to Francis Kilvert, 1872-1982, including scrapbooks of notes, articles, off-prints, biographical material, 1977, and letters, 1973-1982.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged by record type or subject.

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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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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1989, pp.22-23, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

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Title supplied from collector of fonds.

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Institution identifier

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

January 2004


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1989.

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  • Text: Frederick Grice Papers.