Councillor J. D. Denton-Jones Papers

Scope and Content

Files of letters and newspaper cuttings along with radio scripts on the subject of the staggering of holidays.

Administrative / Biographical History

J. D. Denton-Jones of Rhos-on-Sea, north Wales was a Councillor and a leading member of the Standing Committee on the Staggering of Holidays in England and Wales. The aim of the committee was to facilitate the staggering of holidays and the changing of bank holiday dates, with a view to benefiting the tourist trade.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Access Information

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, November 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 11785-11788

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Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

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