Fonds GB 0210 GERTER - Gertrude Painter Manuscripts,

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Gertrude Painter Manuscripts,


  • 1925-1973 (Accumulated 1925-1986) / (Creation)

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Lady Gertrude Maud Carter ('Gertrude Painter') (1893-1974), was a dramatist and novelist. She was the only daughter of Walter Edward Painter and married Sir Archibald Carter (1887-1958) in 1923. Her published works included the novel Tillage of the Poor (London, 1926) and her plays included 'The Snow Storm' and 'The Kite's Feather'.

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Donated by Miss Nancy Osborne, MBE, Gordon, New South Wales, 1986.

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Papers, mainly literary, of Gertrude Painter, 1925-1986, including typescripts of the plays 'The White Colt' or 'The Snow Storm', 'The Kite's Feather' and 'The Tramp', [1926]-[1963]; a copy of the novel Tillage of the Poor (1926); an unpublished typescript, 'David, King of Aberithon', [1920s]; letters, 1925-1926, 1973; press-cuttings, 1926-1967; programmes, 1946-1967; autobiographical notes, 1972, and additional notes by Nancy Osborne, 1986; an annotated copy of Some Contemporary Anglo-Welsh Writers (Cardiff, 1951).

Gwerthuso, dinistrio ac amserlennu

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


Accruals are not expected.

System o drefniant

Arranged into the following: plays; fiction; correspondence; and miscellaneous.

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Amodau rheoli mynediad

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

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Copyright of the literary works is now held by NLW, except for the cinematographic and television rights which have been assigned to Mrs P. J. D. Smith, 2 Ferndale Street, Chatswood, New South Wales.

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A hard copy of the list is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1987, p. 88, at the National Library of Wales. The list is available online.

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Title supplied from contents of fonds. Items accumulated by Nancy Osborne postdate Gertrude Painter's death.

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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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May 2003


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Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1987; Burke's Peerage (100th edition, 1953).

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  • Text: Gertrude Painter Manuscripts.