Fonds GB 0210 MSEDWINJ - Edwin Jones Manuscripts

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Edwin Jones Manuscripts


  • [1852-1932] (Creation)

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Extent and medium

28 vols

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Edwin Jones (1842-1932), was sometime head master of the British School, Towyn, and of Brynarvor Private School, Towyn.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by the Family of the late Mr Edwin Jones, Aberystwyth, 1932.

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Scope and content

A collection of manuscripts, papers and pamphlets relating to various public activities in which Edwin Jones (1842-1932) took a prominent part, consisting of material of educational and religious interest.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 7316-7343

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

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Language of material

  • English

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English, unless otherwise specified.

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Finding aids

The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).

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This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.


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Dates of creation revision deletion

June 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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  • Text: Edwin Jones Manuscripts.