Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB45
Title: Y Cymro
Short title: Cymro, Y, periodical
Dates of creation: 1932-1933
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 24 items
Name of creator(s): Woodall Minshall Thomas Company
Administrative and biographical history: Y Cymro (The Welshman) is a national Welsh language weekly newspaper, first published in 1932. The original publisher was the Woodall Minshall Thomas Company, based in Wrexham, Flintshire, and the first editor was John Tudor Jones ('John Eilian', 1904-1985).
Scope and content: Copies of Y Cymro, issues 1-15, 17-20 and 22-26, 1932-1933.
ACCESS AND USE
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: A hard copy of the summary, in English, is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr J. Llewellyn, Carmarthen, 1982.
Related units of description: Papers of Y Cymro's Llangefni office are in Anglesey County Record Office, WDAAN/722.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records; Stephens, Meic, Oxford Companion to the Literature of Wales (Oxford, 1986).
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: October 2003