This small collection contains a notebook on lectures on Welsh poetry and grammar conducted by Sir John Morris Jones and attended by John Richard Williams during his time as a student at the University College of North Wales, 1910. Also, examination papers, letters and a programme of the Anglesey Monthly Meeting (Calvinistic Methodists), September 1919.
Papers of Rev. John Richard Williams, 1891-1973
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS JRW
- Dates of Creation1910 - 1919 September 18
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh, and English.
- Physical Description5 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Rev. John Richard Williams, B.A. of Beaumaris was educated at the Beaumaris Grammar School and at the University College of North Wales, 1909 - 1913. He received his degree in Welsh in 1913 and was ordained in 1922. He was a missionary in India until 1930 when he returned to Wales and where he continued to preach until his death in 1973. He was often seen preaching in the town square in Llangefni, Anglesey on a market day.
The collection has been incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts and arranged chronologically.
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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, September 2001
Other Finding Aids
An item level catalogue is available at the Department of Manuscripts of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference numbers : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 33962 - 33966
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.