Women's Archive of Wales/Archif Menywod Cymru: South Wales Co-operative Society Records

Scope and Content

'Wheatsheaf, South Wales Supplement, No. 99'.

Administrative / Biographical History

The supplement was a regional edition originally inserted into the newsletter of the national co-operative movement; it would have also been accompanied by local pages from the individual town's society.

The author of the "Actual Letter from the Wife of An Unemployed Miner" within the supplement was Hannah Thomas, the depositor's mother. It was originally sent to Myfanwy Jones, Hannah's sister.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Ken Thomas via WAW.

Other Finding Aids

Detailed list available.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements


Archivist's Note

Compiled byGeoff Edwards for the Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The supplement remained with the Thomas family until deposit.


Accruals are not expected.