Patagonia - Letters

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  • Letters, 1867-1916, most of them addressed to Daniel Davies, Ton, Ystrad, co. Glam., including correspondence from Stephen Jones (Chubut), Thomas Levi, Gwilym Lewis (Chubut). NLW MS 3191-7C. W, E.

  • Fragment of a letter to Thomas Pennant with a copy of the note on the Patagonians. NLW MS 4857D. E.

  • Portions of two letters, 1865, from John Jones ('Talhaiarn'), written from London when he was assisting in the planning of Crystal Palace, to W. P. Williams and relating to the proposed colonisation of a part of Patagonia by Welshmen, and a portion of a letter from W. P. Williams to ['Talhaiarn'] on the same subject. NLW MS 5442C. E.

  • Letters, 1890-1933, to Mihangel ap Iwan from Luis Jorge Fontana ('Gobernador del Chubut', Patagonia), Iago Hughes (Gaiman and Esquel), and Llewelyn Huw ap Iwan (nephew of Mihangel ap Iwan), and to Llwyd ap Iwan (brother of Mihangel ap Iwan), from Lewis Jones (one of the founders, with Michael D. Jones, of the Welsh Colony), and Benjamin Roberts. NLW MS 5934D. W, S, E.

  • Letters to Mihangel ap Iwan, most of them of a personal nature, from Ben Davies (Pant-teg near Swansea), G. Lloyd Davies (Sarmiento, Buenos Aires), Daniel R. Evans (Gaiman, Chubut), Hugh Griffith (Gaiman), John Washington Jones (Trelew, Chubut), Morgan Ph. Jones (Gaiman), Sarah H. Manton (Buenos Aires), Eluned Morgan ('Eluned'), T. Rhys (Bala-Bangor Independent College), James H. Rowland (Gaiman), and Owen L. Thomas (Buenos Aires), with a copy of a letter to him from the Hon. James L. Davies, Secretary of Labor of the United States, 1926. NLW MS 5935E. W, S, E.

  • A letter from Mrs Michael D. Jones to her sons, 14 July 1887, and from Michael D. Jones to them, 13 July 1889. NLW MS 7256C. W.

  • A long letter, 1912, from Griffith R. Pierce, Iowa, to Dr Mihangel ap Iwan concerning the settlement of Chubut and a collection of press cuttings to support his claim. NLW MS 9654D. E.

  • Letters addressed to Dr Mihangel ap Iwan by D. R. Daniel, 1929; Laura Davies, Llandrillo; William Evans, Llanddulas, 1923; Edward F. Every, Bishop of the Anglican diocese in Argentina, 1915; E. F. Hunt, London, 1928-33; Mair Llwyd ap Iwan, 1929; Ellis P. Jones, 1917; Lewis D. Jones ('Llew Tegid'), 1918; Erasmus Jones, Buenos Aires, 1912; W. Meloch Hughes, Gaiman, 1920; John Howell Jones, Telsin, 1935; Cyril Moore, Buenos Aires, 1921; Elias Owen, Chubut, 1921; W. Penri Williams, 1928; and his mother, 1912. NLW MS 9655D. W, E.

  • Letters to John Ceiriog Hughes, mainly on literary and eisteddfodic matter. Correspondents include Thomas Cadivor Wood, Chester, 1866 (Welsh Colony in Chubut). NLW MS 10188D. E, W.

  • Seven holograph letters - W. Cadwaladr Davies, University College of North Wales, Bangor, to [Lewis Jones], 1892 (the writer's health, donations to the College from the Welsh Colony); John Duguid, Rosario, to Lewis Jones, [18]62 (support for the recipient's emigration scheme); L[ewis] Jones, Chubut Colony, to the Minister of the Interior of the Argentine Government, 1871-2(2) (the loss of the brig Mont[e]allegro, land titles, the expected arrival of immigrants) (carbon copies); Eluned Morgan, 1887, and Samuel R. Phibbs, Argentine Consulate, Liverpool, to Lewis Jones, Chairman of the L[iver]pool Welsh Patagonian Emigration Committee, at Buenos Aires and Liverpool, 1862-3 (3) (support for the proposed emigration, and the rejection of the treaty by the Argentine Congress). NLW MS 12204E. W, E.

  • Volume...'Cymry Manceinion'. Among the inserts is a long autograph letter from R[ichard] J[ones] Berwyn, Trerauson, Chwbut (sic) [Patagonia], to Ionawryn Williams [18]97 (a reply to a request for information concerning Thomas Pennant Evans ('Twmi Dimol'), who had been one of the emigrants who had sailed to Patagonia on the Mimosa in 1865, and a short holograph note from the same writer [Ionawryn Williams] undated (giving a few autobiographical details). NLW MS 12525B. W.

  • Letters, undated, from Eluned [Morgan of Patagonia], Cardiff, (3) (personal, a trip to North Wales, offering to lecture at Groes-wen, sending a copy of one of her publications, her father's illness, preparations for returning to Patagonia). NLW MS 12896C. W.

  • Letters to Lewis Jones Davies, Post Office, Llanuwchllyn, 1875-1935, including one letter, 16 Jan. 1875, from Michael D. Jones, and one, 1904, from Eluned Morgan, at Cardiff. NLW MS 13715B. W.

  • Two letters from Eluned Morgan to John Lloyd, Llanaber, Meirion. NLW MS 14350A. W.

  • Eluned Morgan's letters to 'Jack' [John Owen], Trelew, 1928-37. NLW MS 16098E. W.

  • Letter, 1915, from Jonathan Ceredig Davies, Llanddewibrefi, to T. Llechid Jones, relating to his life and reminiscences of his travels. NLW MS 16098E. E.

  • Autograph letters of J. H[owell] Jones, Trelew, Chubut, to John Owen, Y Fenni, 27 May 1936 and 23 Oct. 1928. NLW MS 16098E. W.


  • Miscellaneous letters, including one from Eluned Morgan, Cardiff, 3 May 1904, concerning her attempt to sell copies of Dringo'r Andes; and an impending visit to Patagonia to see her sick father. NLW MS 16343E. W.

  • Correspondence, including a letter and 'Llinellau ar ymadawiad y Parch. W. Casnodyn Rhys o'r Wladva Gymreig ar y Camwy' by 'Gutyn Ebrill', 22 May 1893; letter, dated 7 Nov. 1901, from Rhys Thomas and 6 Nov. 1901 from E. A. Thomas, Fron Goch; letter from 'Eluned' [?Morgan], Pentre, Swansea, 9 Feb. 1906; letter from Compañia Mercantil de Chubut, 23 May 1927, to Mrs Jessie Myfanwy Rhys. NLW MS 16656D. W, E.

  • Miscellaneous correspondence including an autograph letter from William Christmas Jones, Estancia La Primavera, El Pajarito, Chubut, to J. H. Lloyd ('Peryddon'), dated Chubut, 30 Aug. 1946. NLW MS 16704E. W.

  • Autograph letter, 8 Aug. 1944, from William Williams, 'Prysor', editor of Y Drafod, to Morris Williams, Denbigh. NLW MS 16704E. W.


  • Copies of letters from Eluned Morgan (Patagonia) to 'John', ['John y Bedol'] 1892-4. NLW MS 17525A. W.


  • Letters from Joseph Seth Jones, from Patagonia, The Falklands, and on board the Ivanhoe on his homeward voyage c. Jan. 1866 - 29 April 1868; a cutting, from the Abergele and Pensarn Visitor, 26 May 1866, of his letter, 1 March 1866, to his brother, Charles; copy of George Jones's letter to his mother, 1 July 1867, aboard the Denbey [sic]. NLW MS 18177C. RWB MS 3. W, E.


  • Long letter, 1 Oct. 1877, from the Rev. Michael D. Jones to the leaders of the Welsh Colony, begging them to repay a little of their debt to him; copy by R. Bryn Williams. NLW MS 18181B. W.


  • Three letters of introduction of members from Wales to Vrondeg Chapel, 1875-1887. NLW MS 18190C. RBW MS16. W, E.


  • Typescript copies of a letter regarding calling a minister to Vrondeg Church, 1879, and a letter relating to the investigation of a member of Vrondeg Church, 1877. NLW MS 18192. RBW MS 18.


  • Letters from Robert Charles Jones from Brymbo, Liverpool and Guayacan, Chile, to his brother Joseph Seth Jones and sister in Holywell. 1872-7. NLW MS 18196C. RBW MS 22. W.


  • Letters addressed to Joseph Seth Jones before he left for Patagonia, 1865, from Robert Charles Jones, D. [?H]. Jones, Ffestiniog, David Williams, Charles Jones; one from JSJ to David Williams, and one in English from Joseph Seth Jones to Charles Jones; a note 'Australia as a place to migrate'. NLW MS 18197B. RBW MS 23. W, E.

  • Letters from Robert Charles Jones to his brother Joseph Seth Jones in Patagonia. 1867. NLW MS 18198B. RBW MS 24. W.

  • Letter from D. E. Jones, Abergele, 1 Nov. 1956, relating to Joseph Seth Jones, together with a letter addressed to Joseph Seth Jones, 6 Aug. 1867, and a notice of the funeral of Joseph Seth Jones in Abergele, 21 Feb. 1912. NLW MS 18200B. RBW MS 26. W, E.

  • Letters relating to Bryn Gwyn Chapel and the Monthly Meeting in the Colony, 1915-55. 'To the Colony's Chapels', a letter appealing for co-operation in the claim for legal right to the chapels. NLW MS 18201D. RBW MS 27. W, E, S.

  • A collection of letters received from some of the founders of the Welsh Colony, 1865-6. [1866]. Published by the Welsh Colonising and General Trading Co. Ltd. NLW MS 18206C. W.

  • Letters from Thomas Partridge, 1948 and 1960, relating to his experiences in the Colony, 1888-1911. NLW MS 18207B. RBW MS 33. E.

  • A letter in English and a lecture in Spanish by R. Morris Clark delivered in 1952 in connection with the celebrations to commemorate the arrival of the first colonists. 1952. 1960. NLW MS 18208C. RBW Ms 34. S, E.

  • Letters, 1943-61, to R. Bryn Williams. NLW MS 18220D. RBW MS 46, including autograph letters from:

    • Dan Lewis, Buenos Aires, 20 Oct. 1960
    • Morgan Jenkins, Trelew, 28 Feb. 1955
    • Tegai Roberts, 11 Dec. 1960
    • Mrs J. O. Evans (Barbra Llwyd), 1 March 1961
    • D. Watkin Morgan, Cardiff, 21 Nov. 1949
    • Hugh J. Owen, Dolgellau, 13 Aug. 1945
    • Ifan Owen Williams, Gaiman, 8 Dec. 1949, 13 Feb. 1952
    • James Williams, Camperley, Buenos Aires, 4 April 1961
    • Owen Williams, (Owain Gwyrfai'), Llanrwst, 19 Jan. 1945
    • Evan Thomas, Gaiman, 21 Nov. 1943, 26 Jan. 1951. Also autograph letter from Evan Thomas, 7 Sept. 1948 to Miss Myfanwy Davies, Ruthin
    • Evelyn ap Rhys, Bangor, 19 April 1951
    • David Jones, Trelew, 12 Sept. 1949
    • Matthew R. Jones, Esquel, Andes, 2 Oct. 1960



  • A letter to John S. Williams, Patagonia, from the Governor of the province, 1901, and an address to him upon his departure from the Colony in 1919. Letters from Sir Ifor Williams and Mrs Edith Williams relating to John S. Williams and his son Elfed Eric Williams 1962. NLW MS 18246F. RBW MS 76. W, E, S.

  • Letters addressed to H. Tobit Evans, Llanarth, from R. J. Berwyn, Llwyd ap Iwan, David Davies, Llandinam, D. S. Davies, Michael Davitt, Michael D. Jones, and Eluned Morgan, relating to the Welsh Colony in Patagonia, and to Michael D. Jones's testimonial, 1895-1900. NLW MS 18427C. W, E.

  • Correspondence, including letters from David G. Jones, Gaiman, Griffith Griffiths ('Gutyn Ebrill') and others, 1898-1917, to David Lloyd, saddler, of Cardigan. NLW MS 18980E. W, E.

  • Letters from the Welsh Colony and the rest of Argentina to R. Bryn Williams. NLW MS 19035E. RBW MS 102. W, S, E.

  • Letters from Eluned Morgan, 1927-32. NLW MS 19338E. W.

  • Correspondence, &c., re the Centenary Celebrations in Patagonia (1865-1965), and concerning R. Bryn Williams, 1963-5. NLW MS 19356E. W, S, E.

  • Xerox copies of two letters, 1908, 1913, from Daniel Jenkins, Gaiman, Patagonia, to Mr Samuel Vaughan, Capel Hendre, Pantyffynnon, co. Glam. ('Dear Cousin'), together with a photograph of 'Dafydd and family'. NLW MS 19618E. W.

  • Letters to E. J. Williams A - Jones, John Howell (1875-1905). NLW MS 19719D. W, E, S.

  • Letters to E. J. Williams Jones, Joseph - Z. NLW MS 19720D. W, E.

  • Letters to E. J. Williams - requests for ministers for Patagonia, 1921-3. NLW MS 19721E. W.

  • Letter from E. J. Williams, including a letter to John Aungier, 1908, and R. Henderson, 1909, Chairman of 'The Port Madryn (Argentina) Co.'; letter (in English) from E. J. Williams to the Police Inspector at Rhyl regarding the activities of Carl A. Enghlom, alias 'Lord Reed', who purported to be an officer in the South Argentinian Company; letter of condolence to Mrs E. J. Williams on the death of her husband from the Secretary and deacons of Tabernacle Chapel, Trelew. NLW MS 19722D. W, E.

  • Letter books of E. J. Williams, containing copies of letters and cables, mainly relating to business, 1912, 1922-6. NLW MS 19723D. W, E.

  • Correspondence, &c., 1963-6, relating to the centenary celebrations; copy of an Argentinian magazine and press cuttings. NLW 20397E. W, E, S.

  • Letter from Lewis Jones, Buenos Aires, to Lloyd George, 1896. NLW MS 20462C (no. 2334). E.

  • Correspondence of the Committee of Undeb y Cymry ar Wasgar, representing the Presbyterian Church of Wales and the Union of Welsh Congregationalists, 1927-67, regarding discussions about sending ministers to the Welsh Settlement in Patagonia and to the Welsh Chapel in Toronto. NLW MS 20619E. W, S.

  • Letters, 1891-4, written by David Richards in the Welsh Colony and Buenos Aires, to his wife in Harlech. NLW MS 21199D. W, 5 E.

  • Five letters and two postcards addressed to Miss Rachel Walters and her brother, Mr Tom Walters, of Brynaman, Carmarthenshire, 1914, 1924-8, and undated, from their uncle, Eleazar Morris, of Coronel Suárez, Argentina, and his son Tudor, 'Tui', who spent two years, 1925-7, studying at Spurgeon's College, London. NLW MS 21482D. E, 1 card S.

  • A letter, 1874, from William ap Rees, New York, to N. L. Jehu, relating to the disappearance of the Rev. D. S. Davies when the schooner Electric Spark was sunk off Brazil on a voyage carrying Welsh emigrants from the United States of America to Patagonia. NLW MS 21817D. W.

  • Letter dated 25 Nov. [1938] from Eluned Morgan, Gaiman, to William M. Evans, and a letter, 1939, from D. R. Daniel ('Deiniol`), Gaiman, to William M. Evans; letter from Owen Williams, Capel Garmon, to the Rev. Nefydd Hughes Cadfan, enclosing a press cutting and two letters to him from Richard Fox, referring to the colonising of Patagonia by the Welsh. NLW MS 21818E. W.

  • A letter signed by William Carrington, Comptroller and Treasurer, London, to Alfred Thomas MP, sending the Prince of Wales's cheque for £25 towards the fund to remove Welsh imigrants from Patagonia, 1902. NLW MS 21958D. E.

  • Five letters, 1894-1915, from a Welsh family [William Evans and family, Maes yr Haf, Gaiman] in Patagonia. NLW MS 22105D. E, W.

  • Letter, 27 April 1965, to J. Saunders Lewis from R. Bryn Williams, Aberystwyth, relating to the Welsh Colony in Patagonia. NLW MS 22725E. W.

  • Two letters, to and from the Rev. Ben Davies, written during his preaching tour of Patagonia, 1923-4. NLW MS 23236C. W.

  • Letter, 14 Oct. 1910, from Hugh Griffith, Eluned Morgan, D. B. Williams, Daniel R. Evans, and Phillip John Rees, to David Lloyd George, Chancellor of the Exchequer, thanking him for the gift of a desk for the teacher of the Intermediate School in the Colony (personal gift of DLlG). NLW MS 23659E. W.

  • Letters, 1871 & 1905, from Griffith Griffiths ('Gutyn Ebrill'), Ffestiniog and Gaiman, Chubut, (the first, and perhaps both, to J. Jones, Dinas Mawddwy). Bob Owen Collection, 32/29-30. W.

  • Letter from John Camwy Evans. Bob Owen Collection, 35/6/23. W.

  • Letters from poets, literary figures, &c., including Eluned Morgan. Sir O. M. Edwards Papers, 10. W.

  • Letters, 1910-38, from Eluned Morgan. Moelona Papers, 4-7. W.

  • Twenty-six letters and cards, 1916-23, 1931, from Eluned Morgan to W. Anthony Davies, press cuttings, &c. Mrs E. Anthony Davies Papers. W, S.

  • Letters to the Rev. John Dyfnallt Owen ('Dyfnallt') from Rev Tudur Evans, Dedwyddfa, Gaiman, Chubut, Jan.-Dec. 1950 (6). J. Dyfnallt Owen Collection, 182-7. W.

  • Letters to the Rev. John Dyfnallt Owen ('Dyfnallt') from Dewi Jones, Delvan, Gaiman, Chubut, Jan. 29, May 1905 (2), one undated. J. Dyfnallt Owen Collection, 288. W.

  • Letter to the Rev. John Dyfnallt Owen ('Dyfnallt') from H. T. Samuel, Chubut, 1948, Aug. 12 (1). J. Dyfnallt Owen Collection, 533. W.

  • Letters to T. E. Ellis from Thomas Ellis, Cynlas. Personal, general comments and local news. Patagonian settlement, ?1880s-1890s. T. E. Ellis Papers, 532-5. W.

  • Letter to T. E. Ellis from Lewis Jones, 21 Dec. 1892. Invitation to visit Patagonia to recover from his illness. T. E. Ellis Papers, 1149. W.

  • Letters, 25 Oct. 1890, and 28 June 1893, to T. E. Ellis from Lewis Jones. T. E. Ellis Papers, 1150. W.

  • Correspondence, 1964-6, relating to Patagonia (1965), including a letter from R. Bryn Williams. Cymdeithas Llyfrau Ceredigion Papers, 35. W.

  • Eluned Morgan's letters to Myfyr Hefin (the Rev. David Bowen). David Bowen and Ben Bowen Papers, DPG 1/2 W.

  • Correspondence, 1913, relating to the Churches in Patagonia belonging to the Calvinistic Methodist Church of Wales, which possess no deeds. CMA 18367. W, E.

  • Eluned Morgan's letters to the Rev. W. Nantlais Williams. CMA 28481-28507. W.

  • Photocopies of twenty-five letters, 1924-37, from the Rev. W. Nantlais Williams, Ammanford, to Eluned Morgan, Patagonia. NLW Facs 211. W.

  • Letter from Robert Roberts, Cwm Hyfryd, Patagonia, relating to the murder of Llwyd ap Iwan, 1910. NLW Facs 369/12. W.

  • A photocopy of the last letter, 1925, written by 'Glan Caeron' (William H Hughes, 1866-1926). Chubut, Patagonia, to his relatives in Wales. NLW Facs 369/49. W.

  • Photocopies of four letters in Welsh, 1915. from members of the Owen family who emigrated to Moora, Western Australia, from Patagonia, to their relative Maggie Owen in Abergele. NLW Facs 369/51. W.

  • Photocopy of a letter, ?1999, from Ted Roberts, Perth, Australia, to John Owens, Abergele, concerning Welsh immigrants at Moora, north of Perth, Western Australia, many of whom came from Patagonia. NLW Facs 369/56.

  • Photocopies of a letter from W. H. Hughes ('Glan Caeron'), Dolavon, 1925, to Mrs Ellen Jones ('Nel Fach y Bwcs'), Emporium, Llandysul, sympathising with her on the death of her father, his 'old friend' [John Davies] a former inhabitant of the Welsh Colony in Patagonia, and containing news of developments in the country and population growth. NLW Facs 369/59. W.

  • A letter, November 1997, from Hazel Charles Evans, Chubut, Patagonia, to William. Howells, Aberystwyth, regarding Welsh books sent to Patagonia. NLW ex 1884/1.

  • Transcript of a letter, 12 Dec. 1918, from Eluned Morgan, Rio de Janeiro, to her Sunday School class at Minny Street chapel, Cardiff. Minor Lists and Summaries 1982. (D Myrddin Lloyd Papers, 27). W.

  • Letter, 12 Dec. 1918, written in shorthand, from Eluned Morgan to her Sunday School class at Minny Street chapel, Cardiff, and a typescript copy. Mrs E. Anthony Davies Papers. W.

  • Letter relating to the Patagonian Junior Branch of the League of Nations. League of Nations Papers file 256(3). E.

  • Letter, 27 Sept. 1905, from Eluned Morgan to Daniel Rees. Mentions T. Gwynn Jones and her desire for him to go to the Colony for the sake of his health. T. Gwynn Jones Collection, B120. W.

  • Letter of resignation of the Rev. R. J. Jones, minister of Tŵr-gwyn Chapel, Bangor, on his departure to minister in the Welsh Colony in Patagonia, 1919. Minor Deposit 1450A (ii). W.

  • Letter, 1942, from Evan Thomas, Gaiman. Kate Roberts Papers, 7306. W.

  • R. Bryn Williams's letters relating to Cymry Patagonia and Eluned Morgan's books. Kate Roberts Papers, 7806-17. W.

  • Letter, 8 Nov. 1941, from Wmffra Jones, Patagonia. W. J. Gruffydd Papers, 522. W.

  • Letter, 20 Nov. 1941, from [W] Nantlais [Williams], Ammanford, concerning the evangelization of Argentina. W. J. Gruffydd Papers, 899. W.

  • Correspondence, 1969-71, relating to Mali Evans's visit in 1970-1. Mali Evans Papers, 52. E, W, S.

  • Letter from R. J. Berwyn, Perllenhelyg, Trerawson, Chubut, 25/2/1879, to Dr Lewis Edwards, Bala. Thomas Charles Edwards Collection, letter 704. W.

  • Letter, 1 Nov. 1899, from Llwyd ap Iwan at Bala to the Principal, Thomas Charles Edwards. Thomas Charles Edwards Collection, letter 5247. W.

  • A letter from Thomas C. Griffith, Treflys, Osmond Terrace, Porthmadog, sending a letter from his brother-in-law, Nadolig Jones, from South America, for Yr Herald. Carneddog Collection, G413. W.

  • Letter, dated 10 Aug. 1906, from Griffith Griffiths, Llwyn Ebrill, Gaiman. Relates the story of the accident which killed W. R. Jones ('Gwaenydd'); family history. Carneddog Collection, G424. W.

  • A letter from Nadolig Jones, 29 March 1928, Leleque, Chubut, recounting the St David's Day celebrations in Buenos Aires. Carneddog Collection, G892-4. W.

  • A letter from Nadolig Jones, Chubut, 16 Nov. 1926. Anthropos Papers, 108. W.

  • A letter from Glynfab Williams 11 June 1927. States that he was invited to establish a secondary school in the Welsh Colony. Anthropos Papers, 110. W.

  • Letter, dated 1949, to the Rev. and Mrs H. T. Samuel from Mr and Mrs William Christmas Jones ('Nadolig a Gwenno'), Chubut. The Rev. Harri Samuel Papers, 38. W.

  • Letter, 3 May 1943, from Nefydd Hughes Cadfan, Llanrwst, including memories of J. D. Evans (Patagonia). E. Morgan Humphreys Collection, A/59. W.

  • Letter from G. Griffiths (Mold), 19 Dec. 1938, to E. Morgan Humphreys including a reference to "a Spanish book on learning English by 'Hugo'r Andes'". E. Morgan Humphreys Collection, A/1245. W.

  • Letter from Eluned Morgan (Patagonia) from Buenos Aires, 22 May 1935, inquiring whether E. Morgan Humphreys would contribute any of his books to a library in Patagonia to encourage the young people to read Welsh. E. Morgan Humphreys Collection. A/2551. W.

  • Letter, 1923, from Thomas Shankland regarding Patagonia. E. Morgan Humphreys Collection, A/3230. W.

  • Postcard from Nefydd Hughes Cadfan recalling the first cart that was made in the Welsh Colony by Hugh Hughes, the writer's grandfather. His grandsons are in the picture, and a poem by him is also included. He was one of the founders of the Welsh Colony. [Article in Cymru'r Plant?]. Winnie Parry Collection, 21. W.

  • Letter from [Sir] O. M. Edwards to Winnie Parry. Many people, including women in the Welsh Colony, have been enquiring about her. Winnie Parry Collection, 87. W.

  • Letters to Kyffin Williams relating to Patagonia; under embargo till the year 2006: Kyffin Williams Papers

    • A307 Brychan Evans, Trevelin, Patagonia, 1970
    • A375-7 Luned González, n.d., 1991(2)
    • A386 Frederick Green, Trevelin, 1970
    • A499 Emrys and Lotty Hughes, 1969
    • A501-4 Glyn and May [Ceiriog Hughes], Trelew, 1970, 1971 (2), 1972
    • A681 Letter from Valmai [Jones], Caergwrle, 1972
    • A962 Elias Owens, Gaiman, 1978
    • A1121-2 Tegai [Roberts], Gaiman, 1969, 1972
    • A1268-9 Alwina H. Thomas, Buenos Aires [1969], 1992
    • A1423-4 Albina J. Zampini, Gaiman, 1969, 1993



  • Letters, 1966-75, to Frank Price Jones from Patagonia and from officials of Cymdeithas Cymry Ariannin in Britain. Frank Price Jones Papers, 118. W.

  • Letter of condolence, 8 June 1933, from Eluned Morgan, Gaiman, Chubut, to the widow of the Rev. R. B. Jones, Porth, Rhondda. R. B. Jones Papers, 4/34. W.

  • Letters and postcards from William and Hugh Pugh and their families, Trelew, Bahia Blanca, Buenos Aires, Porth Madryn, &c., 1884-1913, addressed to Richard, Ellin and Elizabeth Roberts, Blaenau Ffestiniog. Griffith John Williams Collection. W, E.

  • Sixty letters, 1962-79, mainly in Welsh, addressed to the Rev. Norman Pritchard Williams from friends in Patagonia and other regions of Argentina. Rev. Norman Pritchard Williams Collection. W, E.

  • Extensive references relating to Patagonia and the Welsh Patagonian Goldfields Syndicate Ltd in the correspondence of David Lloyd George. William George Papers, 176-8207 (passim). They include:

    • a letter, 10 April 1893, to David Lloyd George, from L[ewis] Jones, Plas Hedd, Territorio Chubut. William George Papers, 4118. W.
    • a letter, 9 Nov. 1899, from Llwyd ap Iwan, Bala, to David Lloyd George. The disheartening news from Patagonia - the poor harvest, the lack of spirit, the obstructionist attitude of the local government which confined the founders of the Colony. Would like to know more of the failure of the gold company. William George Papers, 4323. W.
    • transcripts of correspondence and legal agreements, 1890-94, relating to the Welsh Patagonia Gold Fields Syndicate Ltd, together with notes in the hand of David Lloyd George endorsed (in the hand of William George) 'Commander Wood's Report on Welsh Colony'. William George Papers, 4639. E.



  • Photocopies of Eluned Morgan's letters to William George, 1888-1930. William George Papers, 7743-64. W.

  • Letters, 1898-1912, from Eluned Morgan to William George. William George Papers, 7765-7844. W.

  • A letter, undated, from W. O. Hughes, Llanaelhaearn, Chwilog RSO, [?to WG] outlining his plans to go to Patagonia and his intentions for the immediate future. William George Papers, 7848. W.

  • Letters, 1967-72, to W. R. P. George, relating to his research on Eluned Morgan and the preparation of Gyfaill Hoff. William George Papers, 7849-79. W.


  • Four copies of typescript letters from Ben Bowen Thomas, 30 Dec. 1954, concerning his recent visit to Chubut, Patagonia, including a reply from Dr Thomas Parry, Librarian, The National Library of Wales. Sir Ben Bowen Thomas Papers, B6/6. E, W.