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Rees, Richard, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSRICHREES

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Richard Rees Manuscripts

Short Title: Rees, Richard, manuscripts

Creation date(s): [1842x1922]

Level of description: Fonds.

Extent: 12 volumes.

Name of creator(s): Richard Rees; and others.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Richard Rees ('Maldwyn') was much involved in the religious and civic community of his home town of Machynlleth, especially those activities connected with the Calvinistic Methodist cause in the area. In 1892 he was elected to represent the Machynlleth division within Montgomeryshire County Council.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: A collection, [1842x1922], consisting mainly of correspondence, miscellaneous papers, etc., relating to the religious and civic activities of Richard Rees ('Maldwyn').

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Welsh, English.

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW reference numbers: NLW MSS 12904-12915.

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 in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: No accruals expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by Miss Maglona Rees, daughter of Richard Rees, in 1935.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also NLW John Maldwyn Rees Family Papers.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents. Formerly known as Richard Rees 1-12.

Archivist's note: Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971); NLW John Maldwyn Rees Family Papers.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2010.


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Calvinistic Methodists | Wales | Montgomeryshire
Rees, Richard, | 1851-1927 | Archives
Rees, Richard, | 1851-1927 | Correspondence
Sunday schools | Wales | Montgomeryshire

Personal names
Rees , Richard , 1851-1927

Corporate names

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