- 1932-1986 / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.028 cubic metres (3 boxes).
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Mr Ken Hopkins, per Dr Andrew Bold, Research Officer, Labour Party Wales; Porth, Rhondda, Mid-Glamorgan; Donation; April 1995
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Records, 1932-1986, of the constituency Labour Parties in the Rhondda Valley, comprising minute books, account books, and branch minutes. They consist of the records of the Rhondda Borough Labour Party and Trades Council, 1932-1935; the Rhondda West Divisional Labour Party, 1925-1965; the Rhondda East Constituency Labour Party, 1952-1971; and the Rhondda Constituency Labour Party, 1971-1986.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records have been retained..
Accruals are possible.
System of arrangement
Arranged as follows: Rhondda Borough Labour Party and Trades Council; Rhondda West Divisional Labour Party; Rhondda East Constituency Labour Party; Rhondda Constituency Labour Party.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their Readers' Tickets.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright regulations apply.
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Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales at NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1996, p. 57.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from contents of fonds.
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Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Compiled by J. Graham Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, List of the Rhondda Labour Party Records in NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1996, p. 57;