Fonds GB 0210 JLKILLEY - J. L. Killey Papers,

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J. L. Killey Papers,


  • [late 20th century] / (Creation)

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0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

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Name of creator

Biographical history

J. L. Killey, of Wrexham, Flintshire, wrote several unpublished works under the pseudonym 'James M. Lawrence'.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Mr J. L. Killey, Wrexham, 1985.

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Scope and content

Papers of J. L. Killey, [late 20th cent.], including bound copies of typescript first drafts of his works, 'J H X Political', 'S P', 'Dear Percy', and 'Considerations'.

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


Accruals are not expected.

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Conditions governing access

'Dear Percy' and 'Considerations' not available during the donor's lifetime. 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. 50, 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

September 2004


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1986; personal correspondence with James M. Lawrence, Microcosm Ltd., USA, 2 September 2004. Killey is not connected to James M. Lawrence, lifestyle and country matters magazine writer and editor, of Vermont, USA.

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  • Text: J. L. Killey Papers.