Elis Jenkins Papers

Scope and Content

Research notes 1954-1976; printed works 1839-1928; newscutting 1964; photographs, pictures and prints (mainly of Neath and district) [18th century]-[20th century]; maps and plans of Neath and district 1818-1975.

Administrative / Biographical History

Elis Jenkins of Hawthorne Avenue, Neath, Glamorgan was the editor of Neath and District: A Symposium, (Neath, 1974) and also published Short Guide to Neath Rural District (Neath 1959). President of the Royal Institution of South Wales and president of the Neath Antiquarian Society.


Arranged into research notes, printed works, newscuttings, original prints and pictures, reproduction prints and pictures, photographs, maps and plans.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

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Compiled by Andrew Dulley for the ANW project.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the Neath Mechanics' Institute.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.