GB 0210 MSMAPIWAN
Mihangel ap Iwan Manuscripts
- [19-20 cents] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Mihangel ap Iwan (d. 1944) was the son of Michael D. Jones (1822-1898), Bala, one of the founders of the Welsh colony (y Wladfa Gymreig) in Patagonia.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Presented by Dr Mihangel ap Iwan, Buenos Aires.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A collection comprising correspondence, legal papers, press cuttings and other material relating to the Wladfa Gymreig in Patagonia, including material relating to Cwmni Masnachol Camwy; journals of Llwyd ap Iwan and an account by him of the Chubut Valley.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: 5934-5936, 7254-7264.
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
Spanish, Welsh, English
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
- Mihangel ap Iwan, d. 1944 (Creator)
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Rules and/or conventions used
This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
This description was compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.