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National Library of Wales
Edwards, Lady, collection of Hughes deeds and papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 DADRDS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Lady Edwards Collection of Hughes Deeds

Short Title: Edwards, Lady, collection of Hughes deeds and papers

Creation date(s): 1812-[1893]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (21 items)

Name of creator(s): Eirys Mary Lloyd Edwards

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Eirys Mary Lloyd Edwards (née Phillips), of Liverpool, Lancashire, was married to Sir Ifan ab Owen Edwards (1895-1970) in 1923, and lived at Bryneithin, Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire. She accumulated a collection of papers relating to Hugh Hughes (1790-1863), artist, of Aberystwyth, and his family, including his father-in-law, Roderick Richards, of Penglais, Aberystwyth.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Deeds relating to property in Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire, 1812-1817, and papers relating to Hugh Hughes and his family and to Roderick Richards, 1832-[1893].

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged 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 at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from collector and contents of fonds. The archive comprises records pre-dating her birth.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW Project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Lady Edwards Collection of Hughes Papers; and Dictionary of Welsh Biography down to 1940 (London, 1959).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Ceredigion

Personal names
Edwards , Eirys Mary , Lady
Hughes , Hugh , 1790-1863

Corporate names

Places
Aberystwyth (Wales)

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