J.W. Froom, Papers

Scope and Content

J.W. Froom papers comprising of photographs;

Papers relating to Old Contemptibles Association;

Certificates from Barry and District Amateur Gardening Association;

Records concerning military service;

Photographs of pupils at Cadoxton School

Administrative / Biographical History

J.W. Froom lived at 29 Kingsland Crescent, Barry, where these papers were found by the current owner.

Mr Froom served as a sergeant in the Labour Corps during the First World War. He then became an active member of the Old Contemptible Association (Wales and Monmouthshire Area). He was also a member of the Barry and District Amateur Gardener's Association, winning prizes for his plants and produce.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically by record series

Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Presented by a private individual, 2004

Other Finding Aids

Handlist available at the Glamorgan Record Office

Archivist's Note

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

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Appraisal Information

All records offered have been accepted and listed

Accruals

Accruals are not expected