A collection of correspondence and miscellaneous papers received by the editor of Y Dinesydd Cymreig, Percy Ogwen Jones, dated 1924-1928. Includes details regarding financial matters, Labour movements outside Wales and a dispute at a Literary Meeting in Garndolbenmaen. Amongst the literary figures corresponding are R. Silyn Roberts, John Morris-Jones, Sam Jones and R. Williams Parry.
Y Dinesydd Cymreig Papers
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 222 BMSS DIN
- Dates of Creation1924 - 1928
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialWelsh, and English.
- Physical Description191 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Y Dinesydd Cymreig (The Welsh Citizen) was the leading Welsh weekly newspaper of the Labour Party in north Wales. Published every Wednesday, the first issue came out on 8 May 1912 and the last issue was dated 10 July 1929. The editor was Percy Ogwen Jones.
Arranged alphabetically according to name of correspondent and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts
Conditions Governing Access
Open to all users.
Presented by the Directors of the Dinesydd Company in 1931.
Description compiled by Elen Wyn Hughes, August 2002.
Other Finding Aids
An item level typescript catalogue is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales Bangor. Reference number : General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts 1219
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Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.