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Bangor University
Geraint Manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS GER

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Geraint Manuscripts

Short Title: Geraint Manuscripts

Creation date(s): 1887-1898

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 2 items.

Name of creator(s): Geraint.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Geraint, a rural poet from Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire, was the brother of Owen Griffith Owen (Alafon) and William Griffith Owen (Llifon). His real name is not known and no further biographical information was available at time of compilation of description.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: 2 notebooks consisiting of poetry, sermon notes, elegies, letters, speeches etc.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts . There is no apparent system of arrangement.

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 501-501A

Language codes: wel eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by J.W. Jones, Minffordd, Ffestiniog in 1929.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Material relating to Alafon, the brother of Geraint, is also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor.

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
Welsh poetry | 19th century

Personal names
Owen , John Geraint , Geraint

Corporate names

Places

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