Series AF1 - O.M. Edwards: letters to his parents

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O.M. Edwards: letters to his parents


  • 1882-1899 (Creation)

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3 folders

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The series contains letters written by O.M. Edwards to his parents Owen and Elizabeth Edwards discussing in some detail his experiences as a student at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, and at Balliol College, Oxford, his travels on the Continent, and his life as an Oxford don. Many of the letters contain references to events at Llanuwchllyn and to family life.

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Arranged by recipient and then chronologically.

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  • Welsh

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Further letters from Owen to his parents, 1883, are AF5/1. Letters from Owen and Elizabeth Edwards to him, 1880-1893, are CM/1.

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Preferred citation: AF1

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