Fonds GB 0210 MSTGEE - Thomas Gee manuscripts,

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Thomas Gee manuscripts,


  • 1796-1913. (Creation)

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Extent and medium

16 volumes.

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Thomas Gee (1815-1898) was a Calvinistic Methodist minister, journalist, and politician, and editor of the weekly paper Baner ac Amserau Cymru.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by the family of Thomas Gee in May 1930.

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Scope and content

Manuscripts, 1796-1913, relating to Thomas Gee, including autograph personal and political letters; a manuscript of a biography of Thomas Gee by Rev. Griffith Ellis, Bootle; a manuscript Index to Baner ac Amserau Cymru, 1857-1882; printed matter relating to Thomas Gee; a book of sermon notes, partly in short-hand, by Thomas Gee; four books containing lists of subscriptions to his Testimonial Fund, and miscellaneous papers.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 8305-8320.

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Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright laws apply.

Language of material

  • English
  • Welsh

Script of material

Language and script notes

English and Welsh, unless otherwise specified.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961).

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Title based on contents.


The biography of Gee by the Rev. Griffith Ellis, Bootle, postdates his death.

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Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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

September 2005.


  • English



Archivist's note

This description was compiled by Siân Medi Davies for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS;

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