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Bangor University
Sir Henry Jones Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS SHJP

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Sir Henry Jones Papers

Short Title: Sir Henry Jones Papers

Creation date(s): c. 1905-1984

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 7 items

Name of creator(s): Sir Henry Jones


Administrative/Biographical history: Henry Jones, 1852-1922, was appointed Professor of Philosophy at the University College of North Wales in 1884. Previously, he had lectured at Aberystwyth and later he moved to St. Andrews and then to Glasgow. Many honours were bestowed upon him including a knighthood in 1912.
His autobiography, Old Memories was published in 1922.


Scope and content/abstract: An address in Welsh entitled Dinasyddiaeth Bur accompanied by a letter from Sir Henry Jones to Mr R. T. Jones, 1911.
Original draft of Old Memories .
A photograph of Sir Henry Jones with David Lloyd George and Rev. John Williams, Brynsiencyn.
Letters written by Henry Jones (together with accompanying letter of explanation from donor) c. 1905-1984.
Photocopies of two typescripts of memoirs relating to Henry Jones.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions governing access: Open to all users.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 385, 10437, 23765, 27521, 32966-32968

Language codes: wel eng


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Item 10437 presented by Mrs E. H. Jones and Miss Jean Ware.
Item 27521 came the home of Emyr Gwynne Jones.
Items 32966-8 donated by Mrs Morfudd Jones.


Publication note: Jones, Henry, Old Memories , 1922


Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, March 2003.

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004


Personal names
Jones , Henry , 1852-1922 , Sir

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