Fonds GB 0210 ETONES - Evan Tawe Jones Papers,

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Evan Tawe Jones Papers,


  • 1842-1969 (mainly 1905-1969) (accumulated [?1920s]-1969) / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.067 cubic metres (3 boxes)

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Biographical history

The Rev. E. (Evan) Tawe Jones (b.1890) attended Wern School, Carmarthenshire, and Esgairdawe Congregational Chapel, 1905-1908. After being ordained as a minister, he served Pentre-ty-gwyn Congregational church, Carmarthenshire, leaving in 1921. He joined the Anglican church and became vicar of Llangwyryfon, Cardiganshire, 1936-1970. The Rev. Llewelyn J. Jones was curate of Fochriw, Glamorgan, 1932-1936.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Mrs Mary Ellis, Aberystwyth, 1982, 1987.

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Scope and content

Papers of the Rev. E. Tawe Jones (b.1890), comprising exercise books containing sermons and sermon notes, 1917-1969; school and college notebooks, 1907-1909; miscellaneous notebooks containing Biblical commentary, lists of baptisms, marriages and burials, etc., 1905-1964; loose notes and press cuttings, 1919-1969; and papers acquired by him, consisting of notebooks of sermons by Rev. Llewelyn J. Jones, 1932-1936; and a notebook, 1842, containing sermons by the Rev. Joseph Jervis, Congregaionalist minister of Pen-y-graig, near Carmarthen.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into the following: sermons; notebooks; press cuttings and miscellanea; (1982 donation); sermons; notebooks; and miscellaneous (1987 donation).

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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.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright regulations apply.

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Language and script notes

Welsh, English.

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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1983, p. 26, and 1987, p. 52, at the National Library of Wales.

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Title supplied from contents of fonds.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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


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Dates of creation revision deletion

April 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1983, 1987.

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  • Text: Evan Tawe Jones Papers.