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Williams, William and Williams, Myfi, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSWWILL

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: William Williams and Myfi Williams MSS

Short Title: Williams, William and Williams, Myfi, manuscripts

Creation date(s): 1835-1934

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 5 volumes

Name of creator(s):

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: William Williams was minister at Maengwyn Welsh Presbyterian church, Machynlleth and Derwenlas, between 1951 and 1985. His was married to Myfi Williams.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, 1835-1934, relating largely to Montgomeryshire and which include poor-rate assessments for Penegoes, 1835-1836; account books of Rhydyfelin Friendly Society, Melinbyrhedyn, 1856-1913; a manuscript of Richard Bennett relating to Methodism in Cemmaes; and an autograph album, 1885-1895.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh.

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 22323-22327.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their readers' tickets.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply.

Finding aids: The descriptions are also available, together with a detailed list of contents, in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume VIII (Aberystwyth, 1999).

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: No accruals expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Miss Lona Gwilym of Machynlleth in 1986.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also NLW typescript volume Minor Lists and Summaries 1987, pp. 128-30; NLW William & Myfi Williams Papers.

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 source was used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume VIII (Aberystwyth, 1999).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2005 and July 2009.


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Williams, Myfi | Archives
Williams, William, | 1921-1985 | Archives

Personal names
Williams , Myfi
Williams , William , 1921-1985

Corporate names

Places

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