File NLW ex 2395. - Emlyn Williams : letters and theatre programmes,

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NLW ex 2395.


Emlyn Williams : letters and theatre programmes,


  • 1923-1987. (Creation)

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1 box.

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Mrs Janet M. Swinnerton; Somerset; Purchase; October 2005; 0200512325.

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Letters and postcards, 1923-1987, sent by Emlyn Williams to Miss Hilda Morris and Miss Dorothy Swinnerton in Abergavenny, two of his teachers at Holywell County School, together with a copy of a script by him: 'Emlyn Williams as Saki', 1977, programme of the ceremony of his conferement of the freedom of the Borough of Delyn, 1982, and signed theatre programmes and newspaper cuttings of theatre reviews and his autobiography George : an early autobiography (London, 1961).

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions set out in information provided when applying for their Readers' Tickets, whereby the reader shall become responsible for compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 in relation to any processing by them of personal data obtained from modern records held at the Library.

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Usual copyright laws apply.

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Photographs purchased with this collection are in the NLW photographic collection (N10609556), and Emlyn Williams papers are in NLW.

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Preferred citation: NLW ex 2395.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • English



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  • Text: NLW ex 2395.