GB 0210 MSSTDTHS
Stedman Thomas Manuscripts
- [19-20 cents] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
William Gwynne Stedman Thomas (b. 1822) of Belle Vue House, Pensarn, Carmarthenshire, and previously of Guildhall Square, Carmarthen, once worked as a wine and spirit merchant at Carmarthen.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Acquired from the collection of William Gwynne Stedman, Pensarn (Carmarthenshire) and Carmarthen.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A collection comprising mainly of genealogical material (which includes notes on the Stedman family), also: a calendar of Carmarthenshire sheriffs and other officials, 1400-1818; correspondence; copies of printed material; an account book, 1861; historical notes; a transcript of material dated 1681.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 7266-7291.
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
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
- Thomas, William Gwynne Stedman, b. 1822 (Creator)
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Rules and/or conventions used
This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.
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Dates of creation revision deletion
This descriptions was compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.