F. Ward Lever Collection

Scope and Content

Papers of F. Ward Lever, [1800s]-1960, comprising painting diaries, 1924-1962; work diary, 1937-1940; sketch books, 1926-1937; exhibition catalogue, 1933; picture sales and exhibition records, 1936-1960; ledger, 1909-1912, 1920; cash book, 1909-1912; photograph albums, 1800s-1905; and certificates, 1866-1899.

Administrative / Biographical History

F. Ward Lever (fl. 1909-1962), of Arthog, Merionethshire, was a landscape artist.


Arranged into the following: painting diary; work diary; sketch books; catalogue; picture sales; ledger; cash book; photograph albums; certificates

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.


Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, F. Ward Lever Collection.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives, the National Register of Archives and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright laws apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained


Accruals are not expected.

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