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Jones, David Glanaman, Rev., papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 DAVNES

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Rev. David Glanaman Jones Papers

Short Title: Jones, David Glanaman, Rev., papers

Creation date(s): 1899-1942

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (11 volumes)

Name of creator(s): Rev. David Glanaman Jones


Administrative/Biographical history: Rev. David Glanaman Jones (1867-1951) was a minister and poet from Pontardawe, Glamorgan. His publications included Cofiant Cranogwen (Caernarfon, 1932).


Scope and content/abstract: Papers of the Rev. David Glanaman Jones, Pontardawe, minister and writer, and of his brothers, [c. 1887]-1925. They include numerous notebooks, 1886-1942, containing mainly poetry with some sermon notes and addresses; poems; material, 1923-1932, collected while researching and writing Cofiant Cranogwen (Caernarfon, 1932); and addresses; and papers related to the family of Mrs D. G. Jones.


Language/scripts of material: Welsh, English

System of arrangement: Arranged into NLW MSS 16687-16697.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: The catalogue can be accessed online. A hard copy of the catalogue is available at NLW, as is a copy of a superseded but more detailed catalogue.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated to the National Library of Wales by the Rev. Gomer M. Roberts in 1956



Note: Title compiled from content of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW Project. The following source was used for the preparation of the description: NLW, Reverend David Glanaman Jones Manuscripts.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2003

Cranogwen, | 1839-1916 | Archives
Jones, D. G. | (David Glanaman), | Archives
Poetry, Modern | 19th century
Poetry, Modern | 20th century
Poets, Welsh language

Personal names
Cranogwen , 1839-1916
Jones , D. G. (David Glanaman)

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