Fonds GB 0210 ROBGAN - Robert Morgan papers

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Robert Morgan papers


  • 1948-1992 (Creation)

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0.315 cubic metres (11 boxes, 2 wallets)

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Robert Morgan (1921-1994) was a poet from Penrhiwceiber, Glamorgan. The son of a miner, he worked together with his father in the colliery from the age of fourteen. In 1953, he qualified as a teacher at Bognor Regis College of Education, West Sussex. He taught mentally and physically ill boys. Among his publications are The Night's Prison (1967), The Storm (1974), and his autobiography My Lamp Still Burns (1981).

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Deposited by Robert Morgan between 1991 and 1992.

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Papers relating to the work and life of Robert Morgan, 1948-1992, including drafts of poetry and prose, 1967-1992; correspondence, 1963-1992; personal papers, 1947-1970; notebooks, [c. 1968]-1989; exhibition catalogues, 1966-1992; and publishers' contracts and financial papers, 1976-1985.

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All records have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.

System o drefniant

Arranged as follows: autobiography; novels; short stories; verse plays; poetry; notebooks; correspondence; personal and miscellaneous papers.

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Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

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A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

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Title based on 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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Dyddiadau creadigaeth adolygiad dilead

March 2003.


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The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Robert Morgan Papers; Meic Stephens, Oxford Companion to the Literature of Wales (Oxford, 1986); Library of Congress website (, viewed 4 April 2003

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Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project.

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  • Text: Robert Morgan Papers.