GB 0210 MSJOPARR
John Orlando Parry Manuscripts,
- [1808x1879]. (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
John Orlando Parry (1810-1879) was an actor, singer, composer, entertainer and artist. He was the son of John Parry (Bardd Alaw).
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Acquired from Henry Blackwell, New York, 1924.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
The music manuscripts, [1808x1879], mainly of John Orlando Parry, together with a few concert programmes relating to his performances.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 4925-4931, 8286-8293.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
English, unless otherwise specified.
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) and Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961).
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
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Title based on contents.
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Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales
Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH
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Dates of creation revision deletion
This description was compiled by Siân Medi Davies for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.