File NLW MS 12876E. - Scrap-book,

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NLW MS 12876E.




  • 1845-1867 / (Creation)

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A scrap-book containing miscellaneous printed material including press cuttings, 1845-1867, mainly from newspapers serving the Brecon, Liverpool, and Manchester areas, relating to, inter alia, addresses, sermons, etc., delivered by the Reverend Henry Griffiths [senior tutor at the Independent Theological College, Brecon, 1842-1853, and subsequently pastor of Independent churches in Liverpool, Bowdon, near Manchester, and New Barnet]; printed copies of addresses by the said Henry Griffiths on The Importance of training teachers for the work of education, and of having a Normal School for that purpose in Wales (Brecon, 1845), and Popular Amusements (Altrincham, 1865); printed copies of the annual reports of the Welsh Educational Committee, 1845-1846, 1846-1847 (incomplete), 1847-1848, and of the Brecon Independent College, 1847-1848; etc. The initials H. G. affixed to a note at the foot of the last page may indicate that the volume was compiled by the Reverend Henry Griffiths himself.

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The description is also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 12876E.

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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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April 2010.


  • English



Archivist's note

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);

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