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National Library of Wales
Roberts, Hugh, Rev., family papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 HUGHROBS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Rev. Hugh Roberts Family Papers

Short Title: Roberts, Hugh, Rev., family papers

Creation date(s): 1849-1977

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.010 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Rev. Hugh Roberts (1841-1916)

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Reverend Hugh Roberts (1841-1916) was a prominent Calvinistic Methodist minister and a missionary in India and Brittany.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: The archive consists of various stray letters, 1913-1972, to members of the family of Rev. Hugh Roberts; and other miscellaneous family papers, 1877-1949.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged as follows: correspondence; other papers.

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 in Minor Lists and Summaries 2000, pp. 70-71. The catalogue can also 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: Donated by Dr H. Gareth Ff. Roberts, Llys y Coed, Lon Meirion, Bangor, in September 1999.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also NLW MSS 5371-81 for other manuscripts, including Hugh Roberts's diary, 1906, and his sermons. Books relating mainly to the Khasi language have been transferred to the Department of Printed Books, including two by the Rev. Hugh Roberts, Anglo-Khassi Dictionary (Calcutta, 1878), and A Grammar of the Khassi language (London, 1891).

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by J. Graham Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 2000, pp. 70-71.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: August 2006


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Roberts, Hugh, | 1841-1916 | Family
Roberts, Hugh, | 1841-1916 | Family | Correspondence

Personal names
Roberts , Hugh , 1841-1916

Corporate names

Places

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