Principal Silas Morris Diaries

Scope and Content

24 diaries which are based on the Welsh Baptist Union Handbook, dating from 1881-1919. The first two diaries contain the name, Henry Morris, and several contain numerous notes on algebra, Greek, German, geography, chemistry and sermon topics.

Administrative / Biographical History

Silas Morris, born in 1862, was amongst the first students of the University College of North Wales. He was principal of the Bangor Baptist College from 1896 until his death in 1923.


Arranged chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts

Conditions Governing Access

Open to all users.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Principal G.R.M. Lloyd.


Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, June 2002.

Other Finding Aids

An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 32143-32166

Conditions Governing Use

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

Related Material

Amongst the Welsh Pamphlets held at the University of Wales Bangor there is an Application and testimonials of Professor Silas Morris, M. A., of Llangollen College.