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Jones, Dewi, ag Owen Jones, Benllech, papurau

Reference code(s): GB 0221 WDAC

Held at: Anglesey Archives

Title: Papurau Dewi Jones ag Owen Jones, Benllech

Short Title: Jones, Dewi, ag Owen Jones, Benllech, papurau

Creation date(s): 1841-1972

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.004 cubic metres (60 items)

Name of creator(s): Dewi Jones; Owen Jones (Gwilym Mathafarn)

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Dewi Jones (b. 1928), of Benllech, Anglesey, is a poet and author. He has edited a papur bro (community newspaper), Yr Arwydd, since 1983, and also edited the Anglesey anthology, Nabod Môn (2003). He published Cerddi Mathafarn (Caernarfon, 1994), a collection of his poetry. He accumulated papers relating to Bro Goronwy, Llanfair Mathafarn Eithaf, Llangallo, Llanbedrgoch, Llangeugrad, and Pentraeth, Anglesey. He has also collected papers relating to Owen Jones, 'Gwilym Mathafarn', from Minffordd, whose poems include 'Galargan', about a drowning incident in Red Wharf Bay in 1827.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, 1841-1972.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Welsh

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office and the National Register of Archives. It is the policy of Gwasanaeth Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Archives Service to catalogue in the language of the document, in this case Welsh.

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: 1979

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were consulted in the compilation of this description: Archifdy Ynys Môn/Anglesey County Record Office, Catalogue, Papurau Dewi Jones; BBC website (www.bbc.co.uk/cymru), viewed 28 October 2003; Pentraeth website (www.cynnal.co.uk), viewed 28 October 2003; National Library of Wales GeoWeb catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Anglesey (Wales) | History
Welsh poetry | 19th century

Personal names
Gwilym Mathafarn
Jones , Dewi

Corporate names

Places
Anglesey (Wales)
Benllech (Wales)
Llanfair Mathafarn Eithaf (Wales)
Pentraeth (Wales)

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