Copy of Huws, Richard E., 'The Lawrence family of Carmarthen and their contribution to the book trade, 1796-1940', Journal of the Welsh Bibliographical Society, .
The Lawrence Family of Carmarthen by R. E. Huws
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Administrative / Biographical History
Richard E. Huws (1948-) undertook research into the Lawrence family of book-binders and printers in Carmarthen. Thomas John Lawrence (died 1824), a book-binder, came to Carmarthen in the 1780s. His grandson, William (1833-1889) became a printer. His son, William Loveden Lawrence, ran the business until his death in 1940.
Deposited by Mr R. E. Huws, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, 1986.
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records; Lodwick, Joyce, and Victor Lodwick, The Story of Carmarthen, 3rd edition (Carmarthen, 1994).
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A hard copy of the summary is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
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