File NLW MS 22875C. - Autograph album

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NLW MS 22875C.


Autograph album


  • 1879-1918 (Creation)

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i, 32 ff. (some blank pages) ; 230 x 165 mm.

Embossed cloth over boards, rebacked at NLW; Prince of Wales arms and gold triple fillet on front cover.

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Donated by Mr. C. N. Humphreys, Penrhyn-coch, 1992.

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An autograph album, 1879-1918, thought to belong to 'Ap Ieuan', possibly Samuel Evans, a member of Tabernacl Welsh Congregational church, Shrewsbury, containing entries in Welsh, English, Chinese and other eastern and African languages, mainly by Congregationalist ministers and missionaries, including Ben Davies, Pant-teg, T. Eynon Davies, David Picton Jones, J. R. Kilsby Jones and H. Elvet Lewis ('Elfed'); together with pasted-in photographs. Papers found loose inside have been tipped in at the end of the volume (ff. 27-32).

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  • Welsh
  • English
  • Chinese

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Welsh, English, Chinese.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 22875C.

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