National Library of Wales

Selwyn Jones Manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSDHARB

Held at: NLW

Title: Selwyn Jones Manuscripts

Short title: Jones, Selwyn, manuscripts

Dates of creation: [c. 1837]-1907

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 5 volumes

Name of creator(s): Selwyn Jones, collector

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Selwyn Jones (1906-1981), Hirwaun, was a journalist, musician and socialist.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Manuscript material, [c. 1937]-1907, collected by Selwyn Jones, comprising letters to Lewis Jones Roberts, 1888-1907; tune-books containing hymns and anthems, [c. 1837]-[c. 1862]; and a notebook of William Ellis Gloag, 1891.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 22025-8, 22035C

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Immediate source of acquisition: Purchased from David Harbourne, Cardiff, 1984 (as part of the Selwyn Jones Papers).

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related units of description: For the Selwyn Jones papers see the NLW typescript volume Minor Lists and Summaries 1984, p. 32-37.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents. Formerly David Harbourne Papers.

Rules or conventions: This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Anthems | Wales

Jones, Selwyn, | 1906-1981 | Archives

Psalms (Music) | Wales | 19th century

Roberts, L. J. | (Lewis Jones), | 1866-1931 | Correspondence

Sacred music | Wales

Tune-books

Personal names

Gloag, William Ellis, 1828-1909, Lord Kincairney

Jones, Selwyn, 1906-1981

Roberts, L. J. (Lewis Jones), 1866-1931

Corporate names

Places