Ebbw Vale Literary and Scientific Institute Additional Records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Records of Ebbw Vale Literary and Scientific Institute, Monmouthshire, 1885-1973, including correspondence, 1885-1973; financial records, 1942-1973; photographs, 1949-[c. 1950].

Administrative / Biographical History

The Ebbw Vale Literary and Scientific Institute was established in 1849. The institute include a library and reading room.


Arranged into the following: Administrative records and correspondence; pictorial records; financial records.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information



Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Ebbw Vale Literary and Scientific Institute records.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further material is Gwent Record Office, D1147, D1311.

Geographical Names