Letters discussing a Welsh Institute in London,

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 210 NLW MS 16297D.
  • Alternative Id.
      (alternative) vtls004433335
  • Dates of Creation
  • Language of Material
      English Welsh  English, Welsh.
  • Physical Description
      60 ff.
  • Location
      ARCH/MSS (GB0210)

Scope and Content

Twenty-nine letters, April-May 1896, discussing the proposed establishment of a Welsh (or Cymric) Institute as a meeting place for the Welsh in London. The letters are addressed to T. J. Evans as editor of the London Kelt (Celt Llundain), in which some were subsequently published.
The correspondents (listed on f. 59) include A. C. Humphreys-Owen (ff. 26-27), J. E. Morris (ff. 32-33), Sir Lewis Morris (ff. 34-35), Isambard Owen (ff. 36-37), J. Bryn Roberts (ff. 48-49), J. Herbert Roberts (f. 50), Sir John Williams (f. 55), W. Llewelyn Williams (ff. 56-58) and other prominent London Welshmen and Welsh MPs.


Arranged alphabetically by author at NLW.

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Acquisition Information

Miss Janet Evans, daughter of T. J. Evans; London; Donation; September 1944


Title based on contents.

Preferred citation: NLW MS 16297D.

Archivist's Note

September 2006.

Description compiled by Rhys Morgan Jones;

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Related Material

See also NLW, T. J. Evans Papers.

Additional Information


Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales