GB 0210 SPANSWICK
Ted Spanswick Papers,
- 1957-1994 / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.045 cubic metres (5 boxes)
Name of creator
Edward H. (Ted) Spanswick was an active member of Plaid Cymru in Monmouthshire (later Gwent) from the late 1950s, and participated in the anti-Common Market campaign in the early 1970s. He stood as Plaid Cymru parliamentary candidate in the Monmouth constituency in the general election of February 1974.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by Mr Ted Spanswick, Pontypridd and Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, in April 1985 and January 1995. Further papers donated by Mr Ted Spanswick, Northampton, June, July and September 2002, and June 2004.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Political correspondence and papers of Ted Spanswick, 1957-1994, relating in particular to Plaid Cymru, the EEC and the anti-Common Market campaign. Further papers not yet catalogued.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged into Plaid Cymru Gwent Regional Council and local branch administrative papers; correspondence; miscellaneous Plaid Cymru papers; European Communities Commission reports and press releases; and a manifesto for an Independent Labour Wales Party.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
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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Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1985 and Minor Lists and Summaries 1995 at the National Library of Wales.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from contents of fonds.
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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
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Minor Lists and Summaries 1985 and 1995.
Compiled by David Moore for the ANW project.