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T. Ceiriog Williams Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS TCWP

Held at: Bangor University

Title: T. Ceiriog Williams Papers

Short Title: T. Ceiriog Williams Papers

Creation date(s): 1947 June 30 - 1985

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 14 items

Name of creator(s): T. Ceiriog Williams.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: T. Ceiriog Williams lived in Marian-glas, Anglesey. Evidently, he was a keen translator of English poetry to Welsh and an acquaintance of Prof. Bedwyr Lewis Jones.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: The papers consist mainly of Welsh translations of poems written in English, namely, The Minister by R. S. Thomas, The Song of Hiawatha by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and We came unto a river wide by T. Gwynn Jones. Also, a translation of a document at Clwyd Library on the Mold riot in 1869 and of a play entitled The last of the Cambrian princes : a trilogy by Dr. T. D. Williams.
The correspondence dates from 1947 with letters to and from T. Ceiriog Williams. Amongst the correspondents are Bedwyr Lewis Jones, Arthur ap Gwynn, R. S. Thomas, Sir Ifor Williams and Sir Thomas Parry. Some relate to Daniel Owen and his memorial. In addition, there are notes on Daniel Owen and newspaper cuttings.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Items 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: Item level typescript catalogues are available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 25727, 25738, 27543-27549, 32491, 32397, 33449, 34532-34533

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Some items presented by T. Ceiriog Williams and others by Bedwyr Lewis Jones. Consult the item level catalogues for details.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor is the Bedwyr Lewis Jones Collection which contains material relating to T. Ceiriog Williams.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, July 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
English poetry | Translations into Welsh
Riots | Wales | Mold | 1869

Personal names
Jones , Bedwyr Lewis
Jones , T. Gwynn (Thomas Gwynn) , 1871-1949
Longfellow , Henry Wadsworth , 1807-1882
Owen , Daniel , 1836-1895
Thomas , R. S. (Ronald Stuart) , 1913-2000
Williams , T. Ceiriog (Thomas Ceiriog)
Williams , T. D. (Thomas Demarden) , ca. 1890-1982

Corporate names

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