Fonds GB 0210 MSDEVANS - Daniel Evans and Evan Evans manuscripts,

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Daniel Evans and Evan Evans manuscripts,


  • 1806-1924 / (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

12 volumes.

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Daniel Evans of Gelliddewi, Pencarreg, Carmarthenshire and Evan Evans of Llety'r Deryn, Brechfa, Carmarthenshire, were farmers and woodwards.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Mr Henry J. Evans; Brechfa; Purchase; 1985

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Papers, [1806x1842], of Daniel Evans, Gelliddewi, parish of Pencarreg and of Evan Evans, Llety'r Deryn, Brechfa, Carmarthenshire, farmers and woodwards. The material includes arithmetic notebooks, music book, account books, diaries and general notebook of Daniel Evans and account books and general notebook of Evan Evans.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 22173-22184.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright laws apply.

Language of material

  • English
  • Welsh

Script of material

Language and script notes

English, Welsh.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

The descriptions are also available, together with a detailed list of contents, in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume VIII (Aberystwyth, 1999).

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Existence and location of copies

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Title based on contents.

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

February 2005 and July 2009.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS, and revised by Bethan Ifans. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume VIII (Aberystwyth, 1999);

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