GB 0210 RHOCON
Rhondda Conservative and Unionist Association,
- 1971-1986 / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.009 cubic metres (1 small box)
Name of creator
The Rhondda Conservative and Unionist Association was created in 1973, serving the Rhondda area, Glamorgan. It consisted of the Mid-Rhondda branch, which had been established in 1971, and the Lower Rhondda branch, which often held joint meetings. The Association produced a newsletter.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by the Rhondda Conservative and Unionist Association per Mr Peter Leyshon, Tonypandy, Mid Glamorgan, 1986.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Records of the Rhondda Conservative and Unionist Association, 1971-1986, including minutes of Executive Council meetings, 1973-1986; minutes of the Mid-Rhondda Branch, 1971-1976; minutes of Joint Branch meetings, 1976-1986; and photocopies of the Rhondda Conservative and Unionist Association Newsletter, 1976-1986.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged as follows: minutes of meetings; photocopies of newsletters.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Minutes of the Mid-Rhondda Branch Committee, 1972-1973, and of the Association's Executive Council meetings, 1973-1986, are closed until 2016. 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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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1987, p. 98, at the National Library of Wales.
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Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales
Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1987.