Records of choral and musical societies in Newport, Monmouthshire, 1942-1975, consisting of records of Newport Civil Defence Choir, 1943-1954, mainly programmes, 1943-1954; programmes of the Newport Ladies' Choir, 1947-1948; Newport Choral Society programmes, 1943; Newport Civic Choral Festival and Civic Music Festival programmes, 1948-1949; miscellaneous programmes, 1942-1949; Newport Film Theatre records, 1974-1975; miscellaneous, 1972.
Programmes and other records relating to Newport Civil Defence Choir and Newport Film Theatre
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
A number of choral societies existed in Newport, Monmouthshire during the mid 20th century, including the Newport Civil Defence Choir, the Newport Ladies' Choir and the Newport Choral Society.
Arranged into the following: Newport Civil Defence Choir; Newport Ladies' Choir; Newport Choral Society; Newport Civic Choral Festival and Newport Civic Music Festival; Newport Film Theatre; Miscellaneous.
Source not recorded
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Programmes and other records relating to Newport Civil Defence Choir and Newport Film Theatre.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply.
All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.
Accruals are not expected