File NLW MS 2165B. - Llandyssul Benefit Society record book

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NLW MS 2165B.


Llandyssul Benefit Society record book


  • 1853-1860 (Creation)

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i, 38 ff. ; 200 x 160 mm.

Quarter leather and marbled paper over boards; 'No. 16' (ink on front cover).

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

J. D. Lewis, Gomerian Press; Llandysul; Donation (with NLW MSS 2166-7E, 2168F); July 1912

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Scope and content

Record book, 1853-1860, of the Llandyssul Benefit Society, Llandysul, Cardiganshire (est. 3 August 1853, dissolved December 1909), containing various minutes, resolutions and memoranda, 1853-1860 (ff. i verso, 14 verso-36, 38), monthly contributions, 1853-1855 (ff. 3-7 verso, 9 verso-14 verso), lists of honorary members, 1853-1853 (ff. 2, 8), and miscellaneous accounts, 1853-1855 (ff. 36 verso-37 verso).

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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Leaves cut out after ff. 14, 24, 36 and 37.

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Related units of description

See also NLW MSS 2166-7E, 2168F; the Society's contributions book for 1900-1909 is now NLW MS 20749E.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 2165B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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


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  • English



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  • Text: NLW MS 2165B; $q - Leaves cut out after ff. 14, 24, 36 and 37.