Fonds GB 0210 MSCHIDL - Chidlaw Roberts Manuscripts

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Chidlaw Roberts Manuscripts


  • [1771x1900] (Creation)

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Extent and medium

19 vols

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Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Presented by Mrs. Chidlaw Roberts of Aberdovey, in 1933.

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Scope and content

A collection of manuscripts and papers of Dr John Pughe, 'Ioan ap Hu Feddyg', Aberdovey, David Roberts Pughe, Clynnog, William Owen, Chwaen Wen, Anglesey, and other members of the donor's family.

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System of arrangement

Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 7434-7452.

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Conditions governing access

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

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Language of material

  • Welsh
  • English

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Language and script notes

Welsh and English unless otherwise specified.

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Finding aids

The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).

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Rules and/or conventions used

This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.


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Dates of creation revision deletion

July 2005


  • English



Archivist's note

This description was compiled by Siân Medi Davies for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.

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  • Text: Chidlaw Roberts Manuscripts.