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Bangor University
Lecture by John William Thomas, Arfonwyson

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS JWT

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Lecture by John William Thomas, Arfonwyson

Short Title: Lecture by John William Thomas, Arfonwyson

Creation date(s): 1836

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): John William Thomas

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: John William Thomas, mathematician, was born in 1805 in Pentir, Caernarfonshire. He is the author of Elfenau Rhifyddiaeth and Trysorfa yr Athrawon and was a contributor to Seren Gomer and other journals.
He taught at schools in Tregarth, Ffestiniog and Bangor before moving to London in 1834 where he found work at the Greenwich Observatory. He died in 1840 of tuberculosis.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: A lecture on the subject of general knowledge.

ACCESS AND USE

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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 number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 11589

Language codes: wel

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DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, December 2003.

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

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


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