Series L1. - Printed Items,

Identity area

Reference code

L1.

Title

Printed Items,

Date(s)

  • 1917-2001 (Creation)

Level of description

Series

Extent and medium

1 large archival box and 6 small archival boxes.

Context area

Name of creator

(1932-1954)

Administrative history

The New Commonwealth was a voluntary society established to promote international peace through an Equity Tribunal and International Police Force. Founded, and to a great extend funded, by Lord Davies of Llandinam the organisation had it's headquarters at Thorney house in London and published a journal and various books and pamphlets promoting its ideas. Membership was international. The New Commonwealth was wound up in 1954.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

A wide range of leaflets, pamphlets etc., 1917-57, many of these concerning the activities of peace movements and peace initiatives. including some of the publications of the New Commonwealth Society. Some of the material reflects various aspects of Welsh life.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Arranged chronologically by and within each file.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Generated finding aid

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

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Notes area

Note

Preferred citation: L1.

Alternative identifier(s)

Virtua system control number

vtls006390324

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Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

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Physical storage

  • Text: L1 (Boxes 190-196 and 232)