Captain Robert Thomas Additional Papers

Scope and Content

Papers of Captain Robert Thomas of Llandwrog and Liverpool and family, 1860-1947, including correspondence, 1878-1903; stories and plays by Gladys Bruce Thomas, 1916; miscellaneous, 1860-1947; photographs, 1880-1891.

Administrative / Biographical History

Captain Robert Thomas (1843-1903) lived in Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire, before moving to Liverpool with his wife, Catherine Bruce Thomas. He died in 1903 in San Francisco. His daughter, also Catherine Bruce Thomas (alive 1903-1928) wrote plays and stories under the pseudonym Gladys Bruce Thomas. She later lived in Wallasey, Cheshire.


Arranged into the following: Correspondence; Stories and plays by Gladys Bruce Thomas; Miscellaneous papers; Photographs.

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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Further papers and photographs relating to Capt. Robert Thomas and his family, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.


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