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Bangor University
R. Bryn Williams's Patagonia Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS PAT

Held at: Bangor University

Title: R. Bryn Williams's Patagonia Papers

Short Title: R. Bryn Williams's Patagonia Papers

Creation date(s): 1900 December 30 - 1951 April 24

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 14 items

Name of creator(s): R. Bryn Williams

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Richard Bryn Williams, 1902-1981, was born in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Merionethshire. As well as being a writer, he was also a historian of the Welsh settlement in Patagonia. He is the author of Y Wladfa , 1962, and several other non-fiction and fictitious books.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Documents relating to the Welsh settlement in Patagonia including :
Letters addressed to R. Bryn Williams and others. Amongst the correspondents are Eluned Morgan, Gutyn Ebrill, Rev. Tudur Evans, Owen Gwyrfai, Ellen Williams and D. R. Daniel.
Essays and poetical works, some of which were produced for Eisteddfodau. Also, newspaper cuttings taken from Y Drafod and Y Rhedegydd .

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Arranged according to record type and chronologically and 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 numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 10215-10228

Language codes: wel

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by R. Bryn Williams.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, November 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 | Patagonia (Argentina and Chile)

Personal names
Williams , R. Bryn

Corporate names

Places

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