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Anerchiad i'r 'Tri' ar eu rhyddhad o garchar,

Anerchiad, Awst 1937, gan y Parch. D. Llewelyn Jones, ar ran Rhanbarth Sir Drefaldwyn o Blaid Genedlaethol Cymru, yn gyflwynedig i Saunders Lewis, Lewis Valentine a D. J. Williams ar eu rhyddhad o'r carchar yn sgil llosgi'r Ysgol Fomio y...

Jones, D. Llewelyn (David Llewelyn), 1898-1973.

David Jones letter,

A letter, 26 October 1969, from the artist and poet David Jones, Harrow, to Ann Sidgwick of the Ganymed Press, London, giving permission to transfer the reproduction rights in Ganymed Press's facsimile of Jones's watercolour 'The Ch...

Jones, David, 1895-1974

David Jones letter,

An autograph letter, 27 May 1961, from the artist and poet David Jones, Harrow on the Hill, to Geoffrey Robinson, general editor at publishers Barrie & Rockliff, thanking him for the page proofs for his foreword (on pp. vii-ix) to R. W. Barber...

Jones, David, 1895-1974

Edward Lhuyd letter to the Bishop of Bangor,

An autograph letter, 9 June 1698, from Edward Lhuyd, Pembroke, to [Humphrey Humphreys], Bishop of Bangor, relating to Lhuyd's ongoing tour of South Wales, describing the difficulties faced in corresponding, his fossil collecting and his resea...

Lhuyd, Edward, 1660-1709.

Felicia Hemans: The American Forest Girl

An autograph manuscript copy, [1822x1828] (watermark 1822), of the poem 'The American Forest Girl' by F[elicia] H[emans], first published in her Records of Woman: With Other Poems (Edinburgh; London, 1828), pp. 131-135.The manuscript is ...

Hemans, Mrs., 1793-1835

Jack Jones letter,

A [?draft] letter to the press, [1963], from the author and playwright Jack Jones, Rhiwbina, Cardiff, responding to a letter criticizing his review of a book on the theatre.The letter is written on the reverse of The Sunday Times calendar for Ju[n...

Jones, Jack, 1884-1970.

John Cowper Powys letters

Three letters, September-October 1954, from John Cowper Powys, Corwen, to Mr [Henry] Evans Jones, [of Edward Jones & Son, solicitors], relating to his and Phyllis Playter's purchase of 1 Waterloo, Bethania, Blaenau Ffestiniog.

Powys, John Cowper, 1872-1963.

Ladies of Llangollen letters

Two letters, one dated 19 November 1819, from Eleanor Butler and Sarah Ponsonby, the Ladies of Llangollen, [?in the hand of Sarah Ponsonby], to Mrs [?Anne] Hurt Sitwell, staying at Gwersyllt Park, Wrexham, arranging to meet.

Ponsonby, Sarah, 1755-1831

Letter from America

A letter, [?1880s], from David L. Williams, of Brisbin, Clearfield County, Pennsylvania, to Mr William Edwards and family, [?of Brynamman], mainly describing his recent return to Pennsylvania, by ship from Liverpool to New York, following a visit ...

Williams, David L., of Clearfield County, Pennsylvania.

Letter relating to Cardiganshire lead mining

A letter, 22 November 1763, from Thomas Allcocks, at Garreg [or Carreg] lead mine, in the vicinity of Talybont, Cardiganshire, to an unidentified recipient, giving news relating to lead and other mineral mining in the area.

Allcocks, Thomas.

Llythyr chwaer R. Williams Parry,

Llythyr, 2 Ebrill 1958, oddi wrth Mrs H. Reece Pritchard [sef Annie Pritchard, née Parry], Bangor Uchaf, at [y Parch. W. Llewelyn Jones], yn trafod bywyd cynnar ei brawd, y bardd R. Williams Parry. = A letter, 2 April 1958, from Mrs H. Reece Pritc...

Pritchard, H. Reece, Mrs, 1885-1977.

Llythyr o Awstralia

Llythyr, 19 Mawrth 1863, oddi wrth [William Williams], glowr wedi ymfudo i Awstralia, mae'n debyg yng nghyffiniau Newcastle, New South Wales, i'w fam, [Nansen Williams], a'i frawd yn Tir Hên, [Brynaman] (f. 17). = A letter, 19 March...

Williams, William, of New South Wales.

Miscellaneous letters and papers

  • NLW MS 23980F.
  • File
  • 1698-1969

A collection of miscellaneous letters and papers, 1698-1969, purchased or received by donation from various sources by the National Library of Wales during the period September 2004-April 2013 and boxed as one volume.

Papurau Eileen Beasley,

Papurau, 1955-1962, fu'n eiddo i Eileen Beasley, Llangennech, ac sy'n ymwneud â'r ymgyrch ganddi hi a'i gŵr Trefor am yr hawl i gael ffurflenni treth oddi wrth Gyngor Dosbarth Gwledig Llanelli yn y Gymraeg. = Papers, 1955-1962,...

Beasley, Eileen.

Robert Williams, Rhydycroesau, letter,

A letter, 29 January 1833, from the Rev. Robert Williams, Aberconwy (later of Rhydycroesau), to Davies Gilbert, former President of the Royal Society, discussing the Cornish language. The writer includes a transcript of the first page of his manus...

Williams, Robert, 1810-1881.

The Thunderstorm,

Autograph copy, [1956], of Margiad Evans's poem 'The Thunderstorm', dated 1954 but said to have been written while a patient at the [Kent and Sussex] Hospital, Tunbridge Wells, two years earlier.The poem is apparently unpublished.

Evans, Margiad, 1909-1958.

Thomas Telford letter,

An autograph letter, 20 July 1816 (watermark 1814), from Thomas Telford, Bangor, to the agent for the inn at Bangor Ferry, informing him of the proposed new stretch of road from Bangor to the Ferry, to pass through the inn's property, and ask...

Telford, Thomas, 1757-1834.

Viscount Palmerston letters from Wales

Four autograph letters, July-October 1804, from Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, to his mother, Mary, written mainly on a tour of Wales, in the company of his friend Laurence Sulivan, describing their journey and places visited.The lett...

Palmerston, Henry John Temple, Viscount, 1784-1865.

William Owen Pughe letter to the Rev. Hugh Davies

A letter, 4 August 1819, from William Owen Pughe, London, to the Rev. Hugh Davies, Beaumaris, relating to Coll Gwynfa (London, 1819), Pughe's recently published translation of Milton's Paradise Lost.Pughe quotes extracts of letters in pr...

Pughe, W. Owen (William Owen), 1759-1835