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Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office
Peryddon (J. H. Lloyd), papurau (papers)

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/M/1480

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: Papurau Peryddon

Short Title: Peryddon (J. H. Lloyd), papurau (papers)

Creation date(s): 1799-1970

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (159 items)

Name of creator(s): John Humphrey Lloyd ('Peryddon', b. 1884)

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: J. H. (John Humphrey) Lloyd ('Peryddon', b. 1884) was a native of Bala, Merionethshire. During the First World War he served as a Private with the British Salonika Forces in Greece. He wrote short stories and novels (unpublished), and also collected materials relating to the history and culture of Bala.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers of Peryddon, 1799-1970, comprising original manuscripts, 1918-1947, including novels and short stories, 1938-1947, and notebooks relating to his army service, [1918]; cuttings from Y Rhedegydd, [20th century]; drawing book of I. D. Lloyd, [20th century]; magazines, programmes, pamphlets and other ephemera relating to the history and culture of Bala and Penllyn, 1838-1969, and the rest of Merionethshire, 1898-1962; and miscellaneous printed material, 1799-1970.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: Welsh, English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Peryddon notes and manuscripts; Bala and Penllyn ephemera; Merionethshire ephemera; 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.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The papers came into the possession of Mr I. D. Lloyd, who added further items.

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Photographs, newspapers, etchings and printed books are also in Meirionnydd Archives. Papers deposited by J. H. Lloyd are Meirionnydd Archives, Z/M/288.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. Some of trhe material collected pre-date his birth.

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 (ZM/1480), catalogue. J. Humphrey Lloyd is not the same as David Lloyd Davies, ('Dewi Glan Peryddon') d. 1881, poet, also of Bala.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Lloyd, J. H. | (John Humphrey), | b. 1884 | Archives
Printed ephemera | Wales | Gwynedd
Student newspapers and periodicals | Wales | Gwynedd
Welsh literature | 19th century
Welsh literature | 20th century
World War, 1914-1918 | Campaigns | Greece

Personal names
Lloyd , J. H. (John Humphrey) , b. 1884

Corporate names

Places
Bala (Wales)
Merioneth (Wales)
Penllyn (Gwynedd, Wales : rural district)

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