GB 0210 MSHENLLAN
- [1702x1901] (Creation)
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Extent and medium
Name of creator
Thomas Morgan (1720-1799), Independant minister, was born near Groeswen, Eglwysilan. His papers and journals, described here, are an invaluable source of information relating to Dissension and Methodism in Wales during the second half of the 18th century.
Formerly in the possession of Walter Jenkin Evans (1856-1927), principal of the Presbyterian College, Carmarthen.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Presented by Walter Jenkin Evans, principal of the Presbyterian College, Carmarthen, 1924.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
This collection comprises in the main of the diaries, notebooks and other papers of Thomas Morgan.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 5452-5473.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
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Name access points
- Morgan, Thomas, 1720-1799 (Creator)
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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
This description was compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.
The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951); Lloyd, Sir J. E., Jenkins, R. T., Davies, Sir W. Ll. (eds): Y Bywgraffiadur Cymreig hyd 1940 (Aberystwyth, 1953).