Draft chapters contributed to a proposed history of Cardiff; correspondence relating to the project.
Brian Ll James, Papers
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Brian James is a local historian , originally from the Vale of Glamorgan. He was sub-librarian at University College, Cardiff, until he retired in 1987, and joint editor of the Glamorgan History Society journal 'Morgannwg' from 1971 to 2000. His edition of Morganiae Archaiographia by Rice Merrick was published in 1983.
The proposed history of Cardiff, sponsored by the city council, was to be edited by Philip Riden of the university's Extra Mural department.
Presented in March 2012
Other Finding Aids
A detailed catalogue is available at Glamorgan Archives.
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Compiled by M Wilcox for Glamorgan Archives.
Conditions Governing Use
Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.
The records remained in the custody of the donor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.
Accruals are possible.