Anne and Annie Cunningham, Papers

Scope and Content

Anne and Annie Cunningham papers comprising of personal letters sent to Anne Cunningham by her fellow pupils at Rumney Junior school, 1941; brief biographical note; papers relating to injuries of Anne and Annie Cunningham, 1941, 1954, 1966

Administrative / Biographical History

Anne Cunningham (later Smith) was born in Cardiff 1931, and brought up with her mother and father at 23 New Road, Rumney. On 1st July 1941 she was injured, with her mother Annie Cunningham - by the explosion of a parachute mine opposite the house and was subsequently treated at the Royal Infirmary, Cardiff and Brig-y-don Convalescent Home, Ogmore-by-Sea. She later attended Cardiff High School for girls and entered the Foreign Office until 1954 when she married. She died 10th June 2000.


Anne and Annie Cunningham papers arranged chronologically by record series

Access Information

No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by a private individual, 2003

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Archivist's Note

Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids

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Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

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