This collection consists of pre war and wartime newspapers. The papers are in modern folders containing background material and some wartime posters. Titles featured include: the Daily Express, Daily Mail, Daily Mirror, Daily Telegraph, Daily Sketch, Sunday Express, Evening Standard and the News Chronicle.
World War II Newspapers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS NEWS
- Dates of Creation1938-1977
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish, and Russian.
- Physical Description85 items
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
William Williams was a soldier in World War II, after which he joined the Palestinian police force. When he returned home he worked as a bus conductor and was head porter at the University of Wales, Bangor. He died ca. 1997-1998.
Material is arranged in chronological order and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .
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Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, October 2001
Other Finding Aids
Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 33321-33405
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Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.