Poems of J. R. Tryfanwy

Scope and Content

A selection of poems by J. R. Tryfanwy.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Richard Williams, 1867-1924, was a poet. At a young age, he lost his sight and hearing, and following the death of his father and mother he was taken in by his Aunt who lived in Porthmadog, Caernarfonshire. His work was published in many journals and two anthologies appeared in 1892 and 1910.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, January 2003.

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 390

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