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Bangor University
Ieuan Glan Geirionydd Note-book

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS IGGN

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Ieuan Glan Geirionydd Note-book

Short Title: Ieuan Glan Geirionydd Note-book

Creation date(s): c. 1830s - 1840s

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 1 item

Name of creator(s): Evan Evans, also known as Ieuan Glan Geirionydd, and Robert Evans his father.

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Evan Evans, priest and poet, was born in 1795 in Trefriw, Caernarfonshire. Better known by his bardic name, Ieuan Glan Geirionydd, he became a teacher and won the chair at the Wrexham National Eisteddfod in 1820 before being ordained and receiving the curacies of Christelton, Ince and Rhyl consecutively. He died in 1855. His father, Robert Evans, was also a poet and a pastoral writer

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Note-book consisting of the work of Ieuan Glan Geirionydd - theological observations and copies of old cywyddau by various poets. Also, accounts written by Robert Evans including a description of his accident in 1841 and a reference to the death of Mrs Evan Evans in 1847.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

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: An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 1248

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Consult also the Dr Owen Davies Manuscript Collection and BBC Papers , held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, August 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
Accounts
Cywydd | Anthologies

Personal names
Evans , Robert , poet and pastoral writer
Ieuan Glan Geirionydd , 1795-1855

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