File NLW ex 3043 - Mollie Phillips scrapbooks

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NLW ex 3043


Mollie Phillips scrapbooks


  • 1928-1936 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

Three volumes.

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Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Graham Budd Auctions; London; Purchase (Lot 820); 10 November 2020.

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Scope and content

Scrapbooks, 1928-1936, relating to the ice skating career of Mollie Doreen Phillips (1907-1994), covering the eight years in which she was a leading figure skater; together with letters and photographs. Also included are black and white photographs of her carrying the Great Britain flag at the 1932 Lake Placid Winter Olympics, and carrying the flag in front of the Great Britain all-female ice skating team. She was the first woman to judge at the 1948 Winter Olympics in St Moritz.

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 2018 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright laws apply.

Language of material

  • Czech
  • English
  • French
  • German

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Mainly English, with some French, German and Czech.

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The volumes bear her initials 'M.D.P.'.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = 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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