Sub-fonds C. - Correspondence,

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  • 1832-1937. (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

3 medium boxes; 142 small boxes.

Context area

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Letters received by Egerton Phillimore and his parents, together with copies of letters sent by him. The correspondents include most of his friends and associates, and reflect both his professional and social interests.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Arranged into six series: letters received from family, friends and acquaintances; letters received from Joseph Bradney, Monmouth; letters received from Henry Owen, London and Haverfordwest; letters received from Edward Woodall, Oswestry; letters sent to Egerton Phillimore's parents; and letters sent by Egerton Phillimore.

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Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

English, French, Latin and Welsh.

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Finding aids

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Existence and location of copies

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Some additional correspondence is in P5/13-14.

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Notes area


Preferred citation: C.

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Dates of creation revision deletion




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  • Text: C.