D. R. Jones's Collection of Poetry

Scope and Content

Four manuscript volumes entitled, Rhwng Gwaith a Hun, being a collection of the poetry of D. R. Jones.

Administrative / Biographical History

David Richard Jones was born in 1832 in Dolwyddelan, Caernarfonshire. He and his family emigrated to the United States in 1845 and settled in Wisconsin. Much of his poetry was published. He died in 1916.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Access Information

Open to all users.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, February 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 7-10

Conditions Governing Use

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


Jones, D. R., Hanes bywyd yr hen Sion Llwyd, 1897