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Walters, Moses, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSMOSWALT

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Moses Walters Manuscripts

Short Title: Walters, Moses, manuscripts

Creation date(s): [1885x1915]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 26 volumes

Name of creator(s): Philip Charles Davies ('Philos o'r Cwm'); and others.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history:

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, [1885x1915], from the collection of Moses Walters of Blackwood, Monmouthshire mainly comprising material relating to the New Jerusalem Church and its founder, Emanuel Swedenborg (1688-1772), and including translations into Welsh of Swedenborgian tracts, pamphlets and sermons; together with letters, 1895, 1901, to Moses Walters and press cuttings, 1894-1905, relating to him.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Welsh, English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 10072-10097.

Conditions governing access:

Conditions governing reproduction:

Finding aids: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961), pp. 188-189.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Purchased from Moses Walters of Blackwood, Monmouthshire in 1935.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents. Formerly Moses Walters MSS 1-26.

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); Oxford Dictionary of National Biography on-line.

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
Walters, Moses | Blackwood, Monmouthshire | Archives

Personal names
Walters , Moses , Blackwood , Monmouthshire

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