Papers of W.Gwenlyn Evans and Son

Scope and Content

Comprises records of W. Gwenlyn Evans and Son:

  • Distribution lists of Y Geninen, 1904-1906
  • Cash book, 1905-1910
  • Employees' time book, 1905-1906
  • Newspapers and periodicals delivery book, 1935-1939
  • Shop credit sales book, 1936-1943
  • Stock book, 1934-1946
  • Ledger, 1920-1939
  • Newsagents register of newspapers and periodicals ordered for delivery

Administrative / Biographical History

The firm of W. Gwenlyn Evans and Son, Printers and Stationers was located at Eastgate Street, Caernarfon, north Wales. They published a wide variety of material of historical, educational and cultural interest in particular.

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Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, July 2002.

Other Finding Aids

Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 8739-8760

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