Sub-fonds A - Music MSS and Papers

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Music MSS and Papers


  • [?1750]-1945 (accumulated [?1870]-1945) (Creation)

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38 boxes

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Music manuscripts accumulated by J. Lloyd Williams, [1750x1945]; works by J. Lloyd Williams, [1890]-[1940]; material relating to the history and criticism of Welsh music, 1891-[1945]; and correspondence, 1899-1945.

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Arranged into four groups: folk songs and music, works by J. Lloyd Williams, history and criticism of Welsh music, and correspondence.

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Welsh, English, unless otherwise specified

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Preferred citation: A

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  • Text: A.