Records of Tredegar Working Men's Medical Aid Society, 1873-1995, including minutes, 1908-1940; financial records, 1896-1995; correspondence, 1901-1923; legal and contractual records, 1873-1995; medical records, 1912-1931; publications and proformas, 1909-1929; miscellaneous, 1927.
Tredegar Working Men's Medical Aid Society (1873-1995) Records
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Tredegar Working Men's Medical Aid Society, Monmouthshire, was developed from the existing Doctor and School Fund, mostly through the work of its secretary, Walter Conway (d.1933) during the 1890s. The Society provided medical treatment for workmen in exchange for a weekly donation from their wages.
Arranged into the following: Meetings; Financial; Correspondence; Legal and contractual; Medical; Publications and proformas; Other.
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Tredegar Working Men's Medical Aid Centre (1873-1995) records; Tredegar Town Homepage (http://www.tredegartown.co.uk/) viewed 28 May 2004.
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
Conditions Governing Use
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All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.
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