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National Library of Wales
Parry, John Orlando, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSJOPARR

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: John Orlando Parry Manuscripts

Short Title: Parry, John Orlando, manuscripts

Creation date(s): [1808x1879]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 15 vols

Name of creator(s):

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: John Orlando Parry (1810-1879) was an actor, singer, composer, entertainer and artist. He was the son of John Parry ('Bardd Alaw').

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: The music manuscripts, [1808x1879], mainly of John Orlando Parry, together with a few concert programmes relating to his performances.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, unless otherwise specified

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 4925-4931, 8286-8293.

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: The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951) and Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961).

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Acquired from Henry Blackwell, New York, 1924.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also NLW MS 10070C for diaries and other manuscripts of John Orlando Parry.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: This description was compiled by Siân Medi Davies 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: September 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Musicians | Wales | Archives
Parry, John Orlando, | 1810-1879 | Archives

Personal names
Parry , John Orlando , 1810-1879

Corporate names

Places

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