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Nicholas, T. E., manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSTENICH

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: T. E. Nicholas Manuscripts

Short Title: Nicholas, T. E., manuscripts

Creation date(s): [c . 1910]-1940

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 4 vols

Name of creator(s):

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Thomas Evan Nicholas ('Niclas y Glais', 1878-1971), poet, was born in Llanfyrnach, Pembrokeshire. He became a prominent Welsh speaker and writer for the Independent Labour Party. His political views caused him to be imprisoned on false charges at the beginning of the Second World War.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: This collection includes poetry written while Nicholas was imprisoned in Swansea and Brixton prisons, 1940, together with letters, 1910-1914, to Nicholas, and a translation into English, [c. 1910], of Nicholas's poem 'Sarah'.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Welsh, English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 13692-13695.

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:

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by the Reverend Thomas Evan Nicholas ('Niclas y Glais'), 1941.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: This description was completed by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.

Rules or conventions: This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2005


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Nicholas, T. E. | (Thomas Evan) | Archives

Personal names
Nicholas , T. E. (Thomas Evan)

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