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Roberts, G. V., collection of literary papers and letters

Reference code(s): GB 0210 GVROBERTS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: G. V. Roberts Collection of Literary Papers and Letters

Short Title: Roberts, G. V., collection of literary papers and letters

Creation date(s): 1659-1907

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (7 volumes)

Name of creator(s): G. V. Roberts

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: G. V. Roberts of Tenby, Pembrokeshire, was a collector of literary manuscripts.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Literary manuscripts, autographs and documents collected by G. V. Roberts, including plays and poems, 1801-1907, including works by W. H. Davies, Caradog Evans, Huw Menai and Sir Lewis Morris; miscellaneous letters, 1659-1873; and stray documents, 1600-1856.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into NLW MSS 18428-34.

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 catalogue can be accessed online. A hard copy of the catalogue, and of a superseded catalogue that is in some respects more detailed, is available at the National Library of Wales.

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: Purchased from G. V. Roberts in 1963.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from collector of fonds. The papers pre-date the life of the collector.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of G. V. Roberts Collection of Literary Papers.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2003


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