- [18 cent.]-[19 cent.] (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
The manuscripts previously belonged to the late Thomas Davies (d. 1907), Compton House, Aberaeron.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Donated by Mr Evan D. Jones, JP, 1909.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Miscellaneous manuscripts from the library of Thomas Davies, Aberaeron, including sermons, poetry and accounts.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 609-623
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
English, Welsh, Latin
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume I(Aberystwyth, 1943).
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
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Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH
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Dates of creation revision deletion
This description was compiled by Siân Medi Davies for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.