File NLW MS 10910E. - Papurau 'Clwydfardd',

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NLW MS 10910E.

Title

Papurau 'Clwydfardd',

Date(s)

  • [1872x1894] / (Creation)

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A group of poetry and miscellaneous papers from the collection, and partly in the autograph, of David Griffith ('Clwydfardd'). They include 'englynon' by 'Clwydfardd', e.g. 'Ar ymweliad ei rasusolaf Fawrhydi Tywysog Cymru an gwyl Genedlaethol yn Nghaernarfon Gorphenaf [1894]'; 'Ir diweddar barchedig Edward Anwyl Cadeirydd y Dalaith Ogleddol', etc.; 'englynion' addressed to 'Clwydfardd' by Richard Parry ('Gwalchmai') and John Cadvan Davies ('Cadvan') (1891); copies of the proclamations of meetings of 'Gorsedd Beirdd Ynys Prydain' at national and provincial eisteddfodau; a letter, c. 1891, from 'Clwydfardd' to B. Morris Lewis, Chelsea, giving particulars of nineteenth century national and other eisteddfodau; notes on the key to 'Coelbren y Beirdd', etc., by T. H. Thomas ('Arlunydd Penygarn'); incomplete notes on the Epistle to the Hebrews; and an incomplete eulogy of the writing pen, 1872.

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Language of material

  • Welsh
  • English

Script of material

Language and script notes

Welsh, English.

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Finding aids

The description is also available in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Part XIX, 268-9.

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Related units of description

For a collection of correspondence, 1887-1894, to 'Clwydfardd', see NLW MS 10909C.

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Title based on contents.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 10910E.

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vtls004586900

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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

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Dates of creation revision deletion

November 2008.

Language(s)

  • English

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Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961); Y Bywgraffiadur Cymreig hyd 1940 (Llundain, 1953); Oxford Dictionary of National Biography on-line;

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