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National Library of Wales
Evans, S. T., manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSSTEVANS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: S. T. Evans MSS

Short Title: Evans, S. T., manuscripts

Creation date(s): [1850x1914]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 12 volumes

Name of creator(s): S. T. Evans; John Evans

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Sir Samuel Thomas Evans (1859-1918), politican and judge, was born at Skewen, Glamorgan. He served as President of the Probate, Divorce and Admiralty division of the High Court. S. T. Evans's father, John Evans, was a grocer in Skewen.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Manuscripts from the library of S. T. Evans, including account books; a copy of Walter de Gray Birch: Notes on the Inscription of the Carew Cross, Pembrokeshire, with related material; an illuminated address, 1902; anthems, hymns tunes, etc.; miscellaneous notes; etc.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Welsh, English, French, Rhaeto-romance

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 2231-2242, 7538.

Conditions governing access:

Conditions governing reproduction:

Finding aids: The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume I (Aberystwyth, 1943) and Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: No accruals expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Acquired from the library of S. T. Evans (no other information available)

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also the papers of Sir Samuel Thomas Evans (purchased March 1974) held at NLW.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents

Archivist's note: Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS, and revised by Bethan Ifans. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Vol. I (Aberystwyth, 1943) and Vol. II (Aberystwyth, 1951)

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2005 and September 2009


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Evans, S. T. | (Samuel Thomas), | Sir, | 1859-1918 | Archives

Personal names
Evans , John , of Skewen
Evans , S. T. (Samuel Thomas) , 1859-1918 , Sir

Corporate names

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