Sub-fonds M - Mari Ellis papers

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Mari Ellis papers


  • 1681, 1759-2015 (Creation)

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66 small boxes, 1 large box.

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Papers, 1681, 1759-2015, of Mari Ellis (née Headley), including correspondence with her family; letters from friends and others; diaries, 1930-2014; papers relating to her work on newspapers and in broadcasting, 1948-2004; research papers, [?early 20 cent.]-[2008x2010]; papers of the Headley family, [1890x1896]-[2000s]; and miscellaneous papers, 1681, 1759-1994, acquired by her.

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Arranged at NLW as follows: correspondence; personal papers; the Church, societies and organisations; media; research and publications; family papers; accumulated papers.

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  • English
  • Welsh

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Welsh, English.

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See also NLW, Papurau D. Tecwyn Lloyd PE/9; NLW ex 2610.

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Although the contents of the sub-fonds is primarily in Welsh, for the sake of consistency it has been catalogued in English. However files whose contents are Welsh have been given titles in Welsh.

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