W. E. Morris Manuscripts

Scope and Content

A collection of manuscripts, comprising a pharmacist's shop-ledger kept by the donor's father during 1852-95, and nineteenth-century material of Portmadoc interest, relating to shipping and shipping shares, the Tremadoc estate, the water supply, the District School for Intermediate and Technical Education, and eisteddfodau.


Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 7896-7899.

Access Information

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

Acquisition Information

Presented in 1932 by W. E. Morris, Portmadoc.

Other Finding Aids

The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951).

Archivist's Note

August 2005.

This description was compiled by Siân Medi Davies for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.

Additional Information