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DUNK, Arthur William (1871-1942)

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): GB 0074 CLC/446
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Full title: DUNK, Arthur William (1871-1942)
Date(s): 1899-1932
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 5 production units.
Name of creator(s): Dunk | Arthur William | 1871-1942 | Boer War soldier


Administrative/Biographical history:

Arthur William Dunk (c 1871-1942) served in the City Imperial Volunteers during the Boer War 1899-1900.


Scope and content/abstract:

Records of Arthur William Dunk, Boer War soldier in the City Imperial Volunteers, comprising official papers; letters and postcards written home during his service; notebooks providing itinerary of travels in South Africa; and menu cards and programmes for dinners of the City Imperial Volunteers Old Comrades Association.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

Records arranged by MS number, assigned during cataloguing at the Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section.

Conditions governing access:

Access by appointment only. Please contact staff.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright to this collection rests with the depositor.

Finding aids:

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Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

These records were deposited in Guildhall Library in 1980 and were catalogued by a member of Guildhall Library staff in the same year. The Guildhall Library Manuscripts Section merged with the London Metropolitan Archives in 2009.

Allied Materials

Related material:

For records of the City Imperial Volunteers, and a history, see CLA/051 and CLC/528.

Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
Records prepared May to September 2011.

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