Records of the Electrical Association for Women (Haverfordwest Branch)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of the Electrical Association for Women (Haverfordwest Branch), 1958-1986, including minutes, 1958-1986; attendance registers, 1968-1986; cash books, 1958-1986; printed matter and ephemera, 1982-1986; and newspaper cuttings, 1978-1986.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Electrical Association for Women (originally the Women's Electrical Association) was formed in November 1924. Its purpose was to promote the use of electricity by teaching women to use it safely and efficiently. The Association was organised into local branches, grouped into areas. The Haverfordwest Branch was formed in 1958. The Association was disbanded in December 1986.

Arrangement

Arranged in deposit order

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited, 1987 and 1994, by Institute of Electrical Engineers, London, 1994.

Note

Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Records of the Electrical Association for Women (Haverfordwest Branch), catalogue; The Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE) website (http://archives.iee.org), viewed 30 June 2005.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained

Custodial History

The records were deposited with the Institution of Electrical Engineers Archives by the liquidators of the Association.

Accruals

Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names