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Collection Level Description: Papers of Mifanwy and Olwen Rhys

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. d. 740, e. 674-701, g. 97; Eng. lett. c. 314, d. 337, e. 131
Title: Papers of Mifanwy and Olwen Rhys
Dates of Creation: 1883-1945
Extent: 29 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Mifanwy and Olwen Rhys were the daughters of Sir John Rhys (1840-1915).

Scope and Content

Diaries and papers of Mifanwy and Olwen Rhys, including:

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were given to the Library in 1953.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45544-76.

Access Points

Diaries | 19th century

Diaries | 20th century

Rhys | Mifanwy | fl. 1883-1945

Rhys | Olwen | fl. 1897-1927

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