South Wales Educational Settlements, 1929-45

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Committee papers and correspondence. 302/1-14: The papers are arranged in annual files. Included are letters to Principal Rees and carbon copies of his outgoing correspondence relating to the Settlement. The correspondents include Thomas Jones, C.H., A.J. Lush, Horace Fleming, D. Gwilym James (warden), D. Owen Evans M.P., Edward Vaughan (secretary), James O. Llewellyn (warden), Ithel Thomas (warden), etc.

This archive was given to the Library by Sir Frederick Rees, late Principal of University College Cardiff, who was a member of the management committees of the various settlements.

Administrative / Biographical History

Most of the documents are typescript. 302/21-302/22: Printed material received from the Department of Extra-Mural Studies (through Mr. P. J. Riden, December 1987 and May 1988.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is available by prior appointment, during 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday.