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National Library of Wales
Watcyn Wyn, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSWATCYN

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Watcyn Wyn Manuscripts

Short Title: Watcyn Wyn, manuscripts

Creation date(s): [1854x1905]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 12 vols

Name of creator(s):

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Watkin Hezekiah Williams ('Watcyn Wyn', 1844-1905), was a preacher, schoolmaster, and poet.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Manuscripts of Watcyn Wyn, including a number of Welsh sermons and a catechism in his autograph, and various eisteddfod compositions with his adjudications.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 7804-7815.

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).

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated in 1932 by Mrs G. O. Williams, daughter-in-law of Watcyn Wyn.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: For other manuscripts of or relating to Watcyn Wyn see NLW MSS 9850D, 14120-4.

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: August 2005


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