File C/5. - Miscellaneous papers,

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Miscellaneous papers,


  • 1796-2007. (Creation)

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7 folders, 3 envelopes, 1 wallet.

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Miscellaneous papers comprising manuscript, typescript and printed material, 1796-2007, accumulated by Kyffin Williams and other family members. The papers include press cuttings, 1852-1998; photocopies of extracts from books and journals published between 1782 and 2002; prospectuses for books published by Gwasg Gregynog, 2003-2007, together with a copy of A selection of weather signs, 1981; an undated Caseg Press greetings card, entitled 'The white thorn'; funeral service leaflets and tributes, 1917-1994; a broadside listing performances at the Theatre-Royal, Liverpool, 1838; and various maps, 1925-1998. A small group of papers, 1796-2006, relating to various hunts is included in the folder of manuscript and typescript material, and a copy of Orinda by R. T. Jenkins (Cardiff, 1943), contains occasional annotations and pencil sketches.

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Action: An application, 2002, for an Arts Council of Wales professional development: 'Creative Wales' award, which contains personal information, has been destroyed.


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A collection of greetings cards designed and printed at the Caseg Press, Llanystumdwy, is NLW ex 2343.

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Two items previously included in Kyffin Williams Papers L5, together with funeral service leaflets and tributes, press cuttings, and miscellaneous material, formerly Kyffin Williams Papers L6, L7 and L9 respectively, are incorporated within this file.


Preferred citation: C/5.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: C/5 (52-53).