File NLW MS 12272B. - 'Ap Vychan',

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NLW MS 12272B.


'Ap Vychan',


  • 1865-1920 / (Creation)

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Sermon notes, and a list of sermons preached at 'Ysgoldy Hirael' [Hirael Schoolroom, [Bangor] during 1865-1866, in the hand of Robert Thomas ('Ap Vychan'), Congregational minister; a transcript by D. V. T[homas], son of 'Ap Vychan', of notes of a sermon preached by his father at Ebenezer Chapel, Bangor, 6 May 1866; and seven holograph letters from D. V. Thomas, La Grange, Illinois, U. S.A., to W. Gwenlyn Evans, Carnarvon, 1919- 1920 (manuscripts of 'Ap Vychan', the purchase of Welsh periodicals, etc., the weather, personal).

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their Readers' Tickets.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

Language of material

  • Welsh
  • English

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Welsh, English.

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Finding aids

The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 12272B.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


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Dates of creation revision deletion

January 2010.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971);

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