Scope and Content

Photographs of University buildings, staff and students from the Photography Unit; staffed by Roy Chamberlain (retired 1980s) and Howard Cheetham (retired 2002), prior to their retirement. Buildings: Bute; Trevithick; Aberconway; Humanities; Chemistry and Physics; Redwood; Park Place; Main college; Music; Psychology Tower; Halls of Residence; Students' Union, Arts and Social Studies Library; Senghennydd Library; aerial views; maps and plans. Departments: Engineering; Biochemistry. Events: Exhibitions/displays; visits, graduation, lectures. Historic buildings and places of interest: Includes Castell Coch and Loch Ness (photos, maps and correspondence relating to the 'monster'). Leisure: Sport; bars/catering. Local/college history: Late 19thC/early 20thC photos of Cardiff and Cardiff students, photos of Cap and Gown's first manuscript issue. Group photographs (mostly unidentified).

Conditions Governing Access

Access by prior appointment only.

Related Material

Official records relating to Cardiff University and its predecessors are held in Institutional Archives and are the responsibility of the University Records Manager.