Papers of Thomas Williams 'Brynfab' (1848-1927), poet

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

The papers of Thomas Williams 'Brynfab' (1848-1927), author of Pan oedd Rhondda 'n bur. The 'Brynfab' manuscripts include (1) 'Briw hiraeth'. A poem by Brynfab. (2) 'Hunangofiant Afon Rhondda'. (3) 'Doleni yn hanes y Rhondda'. A lecture to Cymmrodorion y Rhondda, and (4) A note pad, enclosing many loose pages, containing articles by Brynfab, in Welsh, on the history of farming in the Rhondda.

Administrative / Biographical History

The papers probably came to the Salisbury Library with the T. H. Lewis manuscripts (303).

Conditions Governing Access

Access is available by prior appointment, during 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday.