Sub-fonds B. - Family papers,

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Family papers,


  • 1862-[1947]. (Creation)

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Extent and medium

10 boxes, 16 folders, 1 envelope.

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Scope and content

Papers, 1862-[1947], relating to various family members, among them Elspeth Rhŷs, Myvanwy Rhys, Olwen Rhys, and Hugh Rees, including correspondence, and a substantial group of material accumulated by Myvanwy Rhys for a proposed biography of her father.

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Arranged at NLW in three groups: Elspeth Rhŷs, Myvanwy Rhys, and miscellaneous family papers.

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Memorial cards of family and friends are held amongst the miscellaneous printed material in A4/10.

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Preferred citation: B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: B.