University of Wales Swansea Records

Scope and Content

4 class registers of the Welsh Department of the University College of Wales Swansea, 1921 - 1954. Also, a file of letters relating to the Social and Community Work Course of 1979.

Administrative / Biographical History

The University College of Wales Swansea is now known as the University of Wales Swansea. The College received its charter on 21 January 1920. In 1921, Henry Lewis became Professor of Welsh Language and Literature.

For further administrative information consult The University of Wales, 1839-1939 (1997) by J. Gwynn Williams.


Arranged chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, May 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 22886-22889, 35511

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Related Material

The records of the University of Wales Swansea are held at the University of Wales Swansea LIS Archives. See Archives Hub