Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSJOPARR
Title: John Orlando Parry Manuscripts
Short title: Parry, John Orlando, manuscripts
Dates of creation: [1808x1879]
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 15 vols
Name of creator(s):
Administrative and biographical history: John Orlando Parry (1810-1879) was an actor, singer, composer, entertainer and artist. He was the son of John Parry ('Bardd Alaw').
Scope and content: The music manuscripts, [1808x1879], mainly of John Orlando Parry, together with a few concert programmes relating to his performances.
Language/script: English, unless otherwise specified
System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 4925-4931, 8286-8293.
Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: The descriptions are also available in the Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume II (Aberystwyth, 1951) and Volume III (Aberystwyth, 1961).
Immediate source of acquisition: Acquired from Henry Blackwell, New York, 1924.
Related units of description: See also NLW MS 10070C for diaries and other manuscripts of John Orlando Parry.
Archivist's note: This description was compiled by Siân Medi Davies for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS.
Rules or conventions: This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.
Date(s) of description: September 2005