Reference code(s): GB 0213 DSO/63
Title: Sealyham Terrier Clubs Records
Short title: Sealyham Terrier clubs, records
Dates of creation: 1911-1989
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (29 items)
Name of creator(s): Sealyham Terrier Club; American Sealyham Terrier Club
Administrative and biographical history: The Sealyham Terrier was bred in the 19th century by Captain John Owen Tucker-Edwardes, of Sealyham, St Dogwells, Pembrokeshire; he wished to develop a rough-haired terrier for vermin control. The first Sealyham Terrier Club was established in 1908; it published an annual magazine, Sealyham Terrier Club Magazine. The English Kennel Club first recognized the Sealyham breed in 1910. The American Sealyham Terrier Club was established in 1913.
Scope and content: Records of the Sealyham Terrier Club, 1911-1989, comprising minutes, 1911-1961, register of members, 1915-1962, and copies of Sealyham Terrier Club Magazine, 1987-1989; and yearbooks and handbooks of the American Sealyham Terrier Club, 1942-1989.
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Sealyham Terrier Club; and American Sealyham Terrier Club.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Parts deposited, 1988-1990; and part deposited by the President of the American Sealyham Terrier Club, 1989.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Sealyham Terrier Clubs (HDSO/63), catalogue; Jones, Francis, Historic Houses of Pembrokeshire and their Families (Newport, Pembrokeshire, 1996); CanineConcepts website (www.canineconcepts.co.uk), viewed 30 June 2005; American Sealyham Terrier Club website (http://clubs.akc.org/sealy/), viewed 30 June 2005.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: July 2005