- 1981-2015 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
3 large boxes and 8 small boxes; 0.158 cubic metres.
Name of creator
Donated by Shelter Cymru in December 2015.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Archives of Shelter Cymru ca. 1981-2015 reflecting the work of the organisation in campaigning, researching and advocacy around issues related to homelessness and housing. The archive contains a number of publications as well as item such as banners, t-shirts and badges.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Accruals are expected.
System of arrangement
The 2015 donation has been arranged into 8 series following the structure of the collection as arranged by Shelter Cymru; Reports, Fundraising and Campaigns; Projects; Subject Files; Training; Press and Media; Val Feld Award; Commissions. Original order has been retained within the files.
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 laws apply.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Preferred citation: Shelter Cymru Archive.
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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 Robert Phillips. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: material in the Shelter Cymru Archive, Shelter Cymru WWW site (February 2016).