W. J. Roberts Letters

Scope and Content

Letters addressed to W. J. Roberts from various correspondents including, Bob Owen, Croesor and Gwilym Deudraeth. There are 15 letters from Carneddog on the subject of the collection of subscriptions towards the publication of his book, Cerddi Eryri. Also, letters from Bob Owen and H.R. Jones, organiser of Plaid Genedlaethol Cymru, relating to the foundation of a branch of Plaid Genedlaethol Cymru in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Merioneth.

Administrative / Biographical History

Little biographical information was available regarding W. J. Roberts during time of compilation of description. He lived at Maes Garnedd, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Merioneth but later moved to Llandudno, Caernarfonshire.


Incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts. Arranged according to correspondent or subject and then chronologically.

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Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, April 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 10163 - 10196

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

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