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National Library of Wales
Evans, D. Cledlyn, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 CLEDANS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: D. Cledlyn Evans Papers

Short Title: Evans, D. Cledlyn, papers

Creation date(s): [1878x1940]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): David Cledlyn Evans


Administrative/Biographical history: David Cledlyn Evans (1858-1940) from St. Clears, Carmarthenshire, was a schoolmaster, geologist and antiquary.


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of the David Cledlyn Evans, [1878x1940], relating to his geological and antiquarian studies, with particular reference to Carmarthenshire, including a manuscript draft of a history of Carmarthenshire; a draft typescript history of Welsh literature from 519 to 1890; notebooks; transcripts from 'The Black Book of Carmarthen'; drawings; maps; and printed items.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: None

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1993, p.20, at the National Library of Wales.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

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Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1993.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003

Carmarthenshire (Wales) | History
Geologists | Wales

Personal names
Evans , David Cledlyn , 1858-1940

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