NLW MSS 11599-11607.
- [1871x1927] / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Richard Elias ('Meillionog') (1847-1927) was a native of Morriston, Swanea. He emigrated to Cape Town, South Africa in September 1898.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Mr G. Cleaton Jones; Green Point, Cape Town, South Africa; Presentation; 1937
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Papers, [1871x1927], of Richard Elias ('Meillionog'), comprising mainly of autograph and holograph sermons and poetry, and also including material relating to a tribute by the Tabernacle Sunday School, Morriston to 'Meillionog' on the occasion of his departure for Cape Town in September 1898.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 11599-11607.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their Readers' Tickets.
Conditions governing reproduction
Usual copyright laws apply.
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The descriptions are also available in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents.
Formerly known as Meillionog 1-9.
Preferred citation: NLW MSS 11599-11607.
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Description control area
Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales
Rules and/or conventions used
Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH
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Dates of creation revision deletion
Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971);