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Griffiths (Glanhafren), papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSGGLANHAF

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Griffiths (Glanhafren) papers

Short Title: Griffiths (Glanhafren), papers

Creation date(s): [1815]-1837, 1935

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 4 volumes.

Name of creator(s): Richard Griffiths; James Griffiths; Reverend James Griffiths; Eveline M. Lewis.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Griffiths family lived successively at Glanhafren and Milford Hall, both situated in Newtown, Montgomeryshire. The Reverend James Griffiths was the great-grandfather of Eveline M. Lewis.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, [1815]-1837, 1935, of the Griffiths family of Glanhafren and including customs and excise notebooks, [c. 1817]-1830s, of Richard and James Griffiths and the autobiography of the Reverend James Griffiths, Congregationalist minister of Llanferran, Pembrokeshire.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 22202-22205.

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 Mr Peter Lewis of Milford Hall, Newtown in 1986.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: For the Griffiths & Lewis (Glanhafren) Family Papers, refer to the NLW typescript volume Minor Lists and Summaries 1986, pp. 30-1.

Publication note: See Peter Lewis: Eveline. An Account of Mrs Hugh Lewis, MA, JP (Llandysul, 1986).

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: February 2005 and July 2009.


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Griffiths family, | of Milford Hall and Glanhafren | Archives

Personal names
Griffiths family , of Milford Hall and Glanhafren

Corporate names

Places

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