Sub-fonds S - Subject Files

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  • 1931-1999 (predominantly 1981-1999) (Creation)

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4 boxes; 1 box file; 47 folders; 1 ring binder (June 2002)

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The group comprises files on an array of subjects relevant to the activities of the Labour Party Wales, 1931-1996, including the Welsh language, 1965, 1988-1997; devolution, 1978, 1994-1999; local government funding, 1981-1983; the work of the Poll Tax Working Group, 1987-1990; the work of the Boundary Commission for Wales, 1983-1996; CND Wales, 1985-1988; the policy document The Future of Local Government in Wales, 1986-1989; the Education Working Group of the Labour Party, 1987-1988; the Welsh Language Working Party, 1989-1991; women's issues, 1990-1997; the National Health Service, 1991-1997; and parliamentary boundary reform, 1993-1994.

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Arranged by deposit and then chronologically by and within each file. Files S/1-S/34 constitute the 1999 accrual, while files S/35-S/53 constitute the 2002 accrual.

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Preferred citation: S

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  • Text: S.