Fonds GB 0210 MONINS - Monica Rawlins Papers,

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Monica Rawlins Papers,


  • 1909-1988 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.027 cubic metres (3 boxes)

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Monica O Rawlins (1903-90) was an artist and goose-breeder, of Bryn-meheryn, Ystrad Meurig, Dyfed, formerly of Syston Court, co Gloucester.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Bequeathed by Monica O. Rawlins, 1990.

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Scope and content

The papers comprise Miss Rawlins's personal diaries, 1910-1988 (with gaps), together with the diary of her mother, Mrs Margaret Anna Rawlins, for 1909.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into the following: Monica Rawlins diaries; diary of Margaret Anna Rawlins.

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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 1991, p.61 at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

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Title supplied from contents of fonds.

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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

May 2003


  • 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, Monica Rawlins Papers, 1991.

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  • Text: Monica Rawlins Papers.