Records of the Society of Cymmrodorion, Haverfordwest, 1916-1990, comprising minutes, 1917-1966; cash book, 1916-1954; correspondence concerning the Castle flagpole, 1937-1945; and membership cards and programmes, 1955-1990.
Records of the Society of Cymmrodorion, Haverfordwest
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 213 DSO/5
- Dates of Creation1916-1990
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Welsh
- Physical DescriptionTo be supplied
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion was founded in 1751 with the purpose of patronising the arts, literature and sciences in Wales. It was revived in 1873 and was given a Royal Charter in 1951. The Society of Cymmrodorion, Haverfordwest, (Cymdeithas Cymmrodorion Hwlffordd) was active throughout most of the 20th century.
Arranged in deposit order
Deposited, 1967, 1990.
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Records of the Society of Cwmrodorion [sic], Haverfordwest, catalogue; Stephens, Meic, Oxford Companion to the Literature of Wales (Oxford, 1986).
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.
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