Letters regarding the Jakob Boehme Medal

Scope and Content

Bundle of letters written by Rev. E. Lewis Evans, Pontarddulais, Glamorgan to Emyr Gwynne Jones the Librarian of the University College of North Wales on the subject of a terra-cotta medal celebrating the life of Jakob Boehme, the German mystic. Also included is the actual medal which was presented to the Library by Stephen Hobhouse in 1952.

Administrative / Biographical History

Jakob Boehme, 1575-1624, was a German mystic and theosophist who founded modern theosophy.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Simpson, March 2004.

Other Finding Aids

A typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 35494

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