George M. Ll. Davies Documents

Scope and Content

Eight letters addressed to George M. Ll. Davies from various correspondents in Ireland containing information regarding the extent of the agricultural co-operation movement in that country, the position of the Irish language in the Schools etc.

Photocopies of correspondence between Captain A. Stanley Davies, Rev. R. E. Morris and J. Alban Jones relating to the decision of George M. Ll. Davies to resign from the Calvinistic Methodists' Body.

Administrative / Biographical History

George M. Ll. Davies, 1880-1949, was a pacifist. Opposed to the First World War and conscription, he was imprisoned several times. He was also elected the Member of Parliament in 1923 for the University of Wales.

For further biographical details consult his biography Heddychwyr Mawr Cymru (George M. Ll. Davies) by E.H. Griffiths.


Items incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, November 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 8709, 17955

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Related Material

The Tom Nefyn Papers, at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor contain an address delivered at the funeral of George M. Ll. Davies.

The Papers of George M. Ll. Davies are held at the National Library of Wales.