Y Cymro

Scope and Content

Copies of Y Cymro, issues 1-15, 17-20 and 22-26, 1932-1933.

Administrative / 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).

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr J. Llewellyn, Carmarthen, 1982.


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).

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the summary, in English, is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Papers of Y Cymro's Llangefni office are in Anglesey County Record Office, WDAAN/722.

Geographical Names