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Bangor University
Teganwy Letters

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS TEGA

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Teganwy Letters

Short Title: Teganwy Letters

Creation date(s): 1883 January 30 - 1892 March 17

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 22 items

Name of creator(s): John R. Jones, Llandudno, also known as Teganwy .


Administrative/Biographical history: No biographical information regarding Teganwy was available at time of compilation of description other that what could be gathered from his collection of letters. He lived at Mostyn Crescent, Llandudno, but also seems to have visited or spent some time in the United States, since some letters are addressed to him in Youngstown, Ohio. He was evidently a literary man who took an interest in the Eisteddfod matters of the day.


Scope and content/abstract: Letters addressed to John R. Jones relating to Eisteddfod and literary matters from various correspondents, including, William Aubrey Williams, Gwilym Gwent , Pennsylvania; Peter Williams, Pedr Hir , Abergele; J. T. Morgan, Thalamus , Pontypridd; John Owen Williams, Pedrog , Liverpool; John Ceulanydd Williams, Ceulanydd , Maesteg.


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System of arrangement: Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts and arranged chronologically.

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: An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 15602 - 15623

Language codes: wel


Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, April 2002

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

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

Jones, John R., | fl. 1883-1892 | Correspondence
Welsh literature | 19th century

Personal names
Jones , John R. , Llandudno

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