Series 1 - Super Archive files

Identity area

Reference code

GB 2236 SPAB-CWK-1


Super Archive files


  • 1875 - 2004 (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

732 files

Context area

Name of creator

(1877 to date)

Administrative history


Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

The Super Archive comprises casework files which were removed from the main run of casework files because they are early examples of SPAB's work, important buildings or pivotal cases. Files can include correspondence, reports, photographs, postcards, press cuttings and other papers which document to SPAB's involvement with each building.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

The casefiles are arranged in alphabetical order by place then building name.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion




Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related genres

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