Fonds GB 0210 RHONLAB - Rhondda Labour Party Records,

Identity area

Reference code



Rhondda Labour Party Records,


  • 1932-1986 / (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

0.028 cubic metres (3 boxes).

Context area

Name of creator

Archival history

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.

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes


Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

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

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Related descriptions

Notes area


Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Alternative identifier(s)

Virtua system control number


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Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

August 2006.


  • English



Archivist's note

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;

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