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Derlwyn, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSDERLWYN

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Derlwyn Manuscripts

Short Title: Derlwyn, manuscripts

Creation date(s): [1801x1925]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 53 volumes

Name of creator(s): David Davies; David Daniel Evans; and others.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: David Daniel Evans resided at Derlwyn, Llandysul.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers at one time in the possession of David Daniel Evans of Derlwyn, Llandysul, some of which are by or relating to the Reverend David Davies of Cwmysgwydd-gwyn, Maesycwmwr and Fleur-de-lis and by or relating to David Daniel Evans. David Davies's papers, dating from the second half of the nineteenth century, include commonplace books containing mainly poetry and accounts, together with correspondence and sermons, while David Daniel Evans's papers are miscellaneous and date from the first quarter of the twentieth century. Also included in the collection are Cardiganshire estate accounts, surveys, valuations and rate books of the second half of the nineteenth century; a commonplace book, 1858-1864, of David Evans, Aberaman; a shopkeeper's accounts of 1865-1866; and sermons preached on various dates between 1808 and 1868.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh.

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 9860-9912.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library. = Disgwylir i ddarllenwyr sydd am ddefnyddio papurau modern yn Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru gydymffurfio รข Deddf Gwarchod Data 1998 yng nghyd-destun unrhyw brosesu ganddynt o ddata personol a gasglwyd o gofnodion modern sydd ar gadw yn y Llyfrgell. Nodir y manylion yn yr wybodaeth a roddir wrth wneud cais am Docyn Darllen.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply.

Finding aids: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961), pp. 176-179.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Purchased from the estate of Daniel David Evans of Llandysul in December 1925.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents. Formerly Derlwyn MSS 1-53.

Archivist's note: Description compiled by Bethan Ifan for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS, and revised by Bethan Ifan. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961); Y Bywgraffiadur Cymreig hyd 1940 (Llundain, 1953).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2008 & May 2011


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Davies, David | Rev. | fl. 1875 | Archives
Evans, David Daniel | Derlwyn, Llandysul | Archives

Personal names
Davies , David , fl. 1875 , Reverend
Evans , David Daniel

Corporate names

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