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Bangor University
William Williams of Llandygai Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS WWLL

Held at: Bangor University

Title: William Williams of Llandygai Papers

Short Title: William Williams of Llandygai Papers

Creation date(s): 1794 - 1803

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 5 items

Name of creator(s): William Williams

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: William Williams was born in Trefdraeth, Anglesey in 1738. He was a writer, an antiquary and a land surveyor. He is the author of Observations on the Snowdon Mountains , 1802. He died in 1817.
For further biographical information consult The Dictionary of Welsh Biography Down to 1940 , 1959.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Hanes Ifan Cyffredin Glas , 1795. An unpublished work in which William Wililams expresses his opinion on the state of religion and society. (Original and copy)
A volume of herbal recipes and remedies, 1803.
Dadl rhwng Tudur a Gronwy ar Etholedigaeth ac Ymneillduaeth (A debate between Tudur and Gronwy on election and dissent)
General view of the agriculture of North Wales , 1794 by George Kay with holograph notes and observations by William Williams.

ACCESS AND USE

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 868, 2633-2634, 5442, 15662

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor are the Myddelton Family Surveys etc. which contains a survey of the Gwaenynog estate made by William Williams.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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

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

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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Herbs | Therapeutic use

Personal names
Kay , George
Williams , William , 1738-1817

Corporate names

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