File A4/8. - Articles, etc., concerning John Rhŷs,

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Articles, etc., concerning John Rhŷs,


  • 1862-1953. (Creation)

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3 boxes (15 envelopes, 9 folders)

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Printed material, 1862-1953, mostly comprising press cuttings and articles about, or containing references to, John Rhŷs and his work, including tributes and obituaries; the Sir John Rhŷs Memorial Inaugural Lecture given by Sir John Morris-Jones, 1925; and the opening of Ysgol Syr John Rhŷs, Ponterwyd, 1953.

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Contents of envelopes and folders mostly remain in their original order.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library.

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Correspondence and related papers, 1946-1960s, relating to the Sir John Rhŷs Memorial Fund, the building and opening of the village hall and Sir John Rhŷs School, Ponterwyd, 1953, and the unveiling of the memorial to Sir John Rhŷs, are NLW Minor Deposit 1598. A minute book, 1951-1959, of the Sir John Rhŷs Memorial Fund Committee, including newspaper cuttings, photographs and related papers, is NLW Minor Deposit 1599. A file of correspondence, 1927-1937, relating to the Sir John Rhŷs memorial at Ponterwyd is NLW MS 16601C.

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Preferred citation: A4/8.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: A4/8 (93-95).