Educational Settlements Manuscripts Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers in the Collection include files of the Merthyr Settlement (1929-1942); committee papers relating to other Educational Settlements in south Wales during the 1930s-1940s; Sir Percy E. Watkins, Educational settlements in South Wales and Monmouthshire (Cardiff, 1940).

Administrative / Biographical History

This archive consists of a collection of committee papers and correspondence probably given to the Library by Sir Frederick Rees, late Principal of the College, who was a member of the management committees of the various settlements. Most of the documents are typescript.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for consultation.


Compiled by Elizabeth Pengilly with Peter Keelan.

Other Finding Aids

A Handlist of the Collection.