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Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office
Williams, Glyn Felix, papurau (papers)

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/M/733

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: Papurau Glyn Felix Williams, Tywyn

Short Title: Williams, Glyn Felix, papurau (papers)

Creation date(s): 1826-1939

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (97 items)

Name of creator(s): Glyn Felix Williams


Administrative/Biographical history: Glyn Felix Williams, (fl. 1968-1978), of Tywyn, Merionethshire, collected historical materials relating to Corwen and Tywyn, including eisteddfodau, music and educational records. These include material relating to W. Pryce Williams, Tywyn, schoolmaster (d. 1944), and Towyn Council School,


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of Glyn Felix Williams, 1826-1939, including programmes, 1886-1930, for events including the National Eisteddfod, 1906-1929, Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Meirion, Dolgellau, 1886-1930, Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Towyn, 1907-1923, and Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Corwen, 1894-1914; notebooks on Merionethshire and Welsh history, [20th century]; manuscript hymn tune books, 1826-1863; letters and an account book relating to W. Pryce Williams, Tywyn, schoolmaster, 1891-1924; newspaper cuttings relating to Towyn Council School, 1907-1922; miscellaneous papers relating to Tywyn, 1901-1939; and miscellaneous Welsh poetry, [20th century].


Language/scripts of material: Welsh, English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: programmes; notebooks; and miscellaneous.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Title supplied from collector of fonds. Some material pre-dates the birth of the collector.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Meirionnydd Archives, Miscellaneous Collection, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2004

Eisteddfodau | Wales
Programmes | Wales
Schools | Wales | Gwynedd | Records and correspondence
Teachers | Wales | Gwynedd
Wales | History
Williams, W. Pryce | (William Pryce), | d. 1944 | Correspondence

Personal names
Williams , Glyn Felix
Williams , W. Pryce (William Pryce) , d. 1944

Corporate names
Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Meirion
Eisteddfod Gadeiriol Towyn
Eisteddfod Genedlaethol Cymru

Merioneth (Wales)
Tywyn (Gwynedd, Wales)

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