Reference code(s): GB 0210 LYNWELL
Held at: National Library of Wales
Title: Lyn Howell Papers
Short title: Howell, Lyn, papers
Dates of creation: 1943-1982
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.009 cubic metres (1 box)
Name of creator(s): Lyn Howell
Administrative and biographical history: Lyn Howell (1906-1988) was the Secretary of the Wales Tourist Board between 1949 and 1969.
Scope and content: Papers of Lyn Howell, 1943-1982, including articles, addresses, notes and broadcast scripts, 1975-1982; letters to Lyn Howell, 1960-1981; and three volumes of press cuttings, one relating to his period as regional officer in the welfare department of the Colonial Office, 1943-1949, the second, 1957-1958, relating to Huw T. Edwards, chairman of the Wales Tourist Board; and the third relating to the Wales Tourist Board, 1967-1969.
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: articles, addresses, notes and broadcast scripts; letters; scrapbooks (in chronological order).
Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1990, p.43, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online. A detailed list of the articles, addresses, notes and broadcast scripts by Lyn Howell is enclosed in the first file.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Nan Howell, Cardiff, in 1989.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1990.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH
Date(s) of description: May 2003