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Bangor University
Efydd Arfon Collection of Poetry

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS EA

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Efydd Arfon Collection of Poetry

Short Title: Efydd Arfon Collection of Poetry

Creation date(s): Late 19th century

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Robert R. Roberts

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: No biographical information was available regarding creator of collection, Robert R. Roberts, at time of compilation of description. It is probable that his bardic name was Efydd Arfon .
The poems were composed by numerous Welsh poets, living in the 19th to early 20th century.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: A collection of poetry described as the works of the main poets of Caernarfonshire, Anglesey and Merioneth, written in the hand of Robert R. Roberts. The volume consists of englynion, cywyddau and other poems composed by various poets including Eben Fardd, Alafon, Mynyddog, Deiniolfryn, Trebor Mai, R. Mon Williams, Dewi Gwallter, Gwilym Alltwen, Owain Arfon, Ioan Eryri, Gwelltyn Gwynfa, Alarch Glan Dyfi, Dewi Glan Dulas, Trebor Aled, Gutyn Arfon, Ioan Deudraeth, Rhys Goch Eryri, Llew Llwyfo and others.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Item 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 detailed, item level, typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 37968

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by Mrs Gwyneth Jones of Bontnewydd, Caernarfonshire.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, June 2002.

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
Welsh poetry | 19th century

Personal names
Roberts , Robert R. , Efydd Arfon

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