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We have listed our new acquisitions below, and the list will be updated regularly. It takes us a while to get documents ready for the public, therefore you may not find the items on this page in the on-line collections. If you would like to know more about anything listed below please contact us.

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Transcriptions, Welsh translation of Culpeper? (Ref: ADX/1599)
56 notebooks or parts of, 10 of which are bound with covers, thought to contain passages from 'Y Llysieulyfr Teuluaidd', Culpeper's 'Complete Herbal', copy thought to have belonged to Martha Evans, Llanarth. Transcribed by Frances Charlot and Tim Davies of Carne, Cilcennin
Acc.No: 3641   Date of material: 1893   Extent: 56 items   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Two Blumen des Heiligen Landes; Blodau o'r Aighpt; Flowers of the Holy Land (Ref: ADX/1598)
Two books with olive wood slab covers, with title, 'Jerusalem', containing 12 tissue-covered pages with pressed flowers, each attributed to different biblical locations. Addressed from Port Said to: 1. M.A. Morgan, and 2. Mrs Catherine Williams, Aberarth, Catherine's book is rather damaged.
Acc.No: 3640   Date of material: 1904   Extent: 2 items   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

John Hughes diary, 1907 (Ref: ADX/1597)
Congregational Year Book belonging to John Hughes, Cornelofan, Llanilar. Completed with Welsh language entries as well as selected notes from previous year. Covered in brown paper, with owner's name.
Acc.No: 3639   Date of material: 1907   Extent: I item   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Postcard, unidentified group photograph, sent from New Quay to Llandudno (Ref: ADX/1596)
Postcard, unidentified group photograph, mixed group of 23 persons, men, women and children, quite informal, but all in best clothes. Sent on 10 August from New Quay to Miss Nellie Howell at Newport House, Augustus St., Llandudno, 'Are you enjoying yourself. I've had a very good time. Hope you'll do ditto, D'.
Acc.No: 3638   Date of material: 1910   Extent: 1 item   Access:  Show catalogue(ADX/1596) 

Cabinent cards, photographs of Blaendyffryn (Ref: ADX/1595)
Three cabinet cards by J. Price of New Quay, with New Quay on stamp crossed out and 25 Lammas Street, Carmarthen, written in. Photographs of Blaendyffryn mansion and grounds, Bangor Teifi. The house was offered for sale in 1881 and may have been refurbished thereafter. Price was active in New Quay in 1884, but had moved to Carmarthen by 1901. Compare photograph of 186-70 in Francis Jones' Historic Cardiganshire Homes (2004), 23-4.
Acc.No: 3637   Date of material: c. 1885   Extent: 3 items   Access:  Show catalogue(ADX/1595) 

Postcard, Toll and Due List, New Quay Harbour (Ref: ADX/1594)
Valentine's Postcard, W 7158. Toll and Due list, New Quay Harbour, black and white.
Acc.No: 3636   Date of material: 20th c   Extent: 1 item   Access:  Show catalogue(ADX/1594) 

Postcard of Great Darkgate Street, Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1593)
Digital reprint, black and white photograph taken from North Parade, showing Hillman van, EJ 7480, registered to the Cardiganshire War Agricultural Committee in 1945, the clocktower, demolished in 1956, and the old Police Station, lacking its blue lamp since closure in 1952.
Acc.No: 3635   Date of material: 1952-1956   Extent: 1 item   Access:  Show catalogue(ADX/1593) 

Portrait of a soldier (Ref: ADX/1592)
Photographic portrait of an unidentified WW1 soldier wearing uniform similar to that of the Royal Field Artillery. Found at 2 Edgehill Road, Aberystwyth following house clearance on sale of the house. Not connected with the donor or donor's family.
   Large size, very poor condition

Acc.No: 3634   Date of material: 1914-1919   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1592) 

Llanwenog & Talybont Women's Institute (Ref: D/WI/LWE)
Llanwenog and Talybont Women's Institutes' records
   3 lever arch files plus 2015 centenary scrapbook. Also minute books and other records from Talybont

Acc.No: 3633   Date of material: 1926 - 2015   Extent: 2 boxes   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

Footpaths and footbridges files (Ref: CDC/HI/9; CDD/TS/8)
County Council and District Council files relating to footpaths, footbridges etc.
Acc.No: 3632   Date of material: 1949-1980s   Extent: 3 boxes   Access: TBC Not yet in the catalogue

Records of Ceredigion Museum (Ref: CSC/MUS (TBC))
Admin files from Ceredigion Museum and some Aberystwyth Yesterday material
Acc.No: 3631   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: To be established Not yet in the catalogue

Eglwysfach WI Centenary Scrapbook (Ref: D/WI/EGL/10/4)
Printed book: Eglwysfach WI Scrapbook for the NFWI Centenary Year (2015)
Acc.No: 3630   Date of material: 2015   Extent: 1 vol   Access: Open Show catalogue(D/WI/EGL) 

Royal British Legion, Aberystwyth Branch (additional) (Ref: DSO/124 addl)
Further records of the Aberystwyth Branch
Acc.No: 3629   Date of material:    Extent: 2 boxes   Access: TBC Not yet in the catalogue

Royal British Legion, Ceredigion Branch (Ref: DSO/164)
Records of the Ceredigion Branch of the Royal British Legion.
Acc.No: 3628   Date of material:    Extent: 2 boxes   Access: TBC Not yet in the catalogue

Ysgol Llanwenog School (Ref: CSC/ED/28; LWE)
Cofnodion Ysgol Llanwenog: lluniau, llyfr log, cofrestr dderbyniadau ayyb
   Records of Llanwenog School: photographs, log book, admissions register etc.

Acc.No: 3627   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: Possible DP issues Not yet in the catalogue

Postcard, Lampeter (Ref: ADX/1591)
Coloured postcard depicting Llettytwpa Wood and Unitarian Chapel, Lampeter. Published by the Cambrian News, no. 59875. Unused.
Acc.No: 3626   Date of material: Early 20th c.   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1591) 

Tocyn theatr / theatre ticket (Ref: ADX/1590)
Tocyn ar gyfer perfformiad comedi newydd 'Na fernwch' gan Gwmni Edna Bonnell, Pwll yn Neuadd goffa Felinfach ar 14 Mawrth 1953
Acc.No: 3625   Date of material: 1953   Extent: 1 eitem / item   Access: Agored / open Show catalogue(ADX/1590) 

Mariamne Johnes' book (Ref: ADX/1589)
1. Small leather-bound volume containing 'Jeannot et Colin', a comedy in three acts (in French), by M. de Florian. Published in Paris in 1786. The volume is signed and dated by its owner, Mariamne Johnes of Hafod Uchtryd: 'Mariamne Johnes. 1801.' under a Hafod bookplate.
   2. B/W postcard depicting Hafod Uchtryd. Posted in 1913 from Bridgend by Irene and Rhoda ?Bunge to Miss Buckle, 6 Orchard Cottage, Porthcawl but readdressed to Roehampton, St Stephen's Rd, Cheltenham.

Acc.No: 3624   Date of material: 1786   Extent: 2 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1589) 

Merched y Wawr Tregaron (Ref: DSO/33/8 (addl.))
Cofnodion Merched y Wawr, cangen Tregaron.
Acc.No: 3623   Date of material:    Extent: 1 bocs   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Merched y Wawr Beulah (Ref: DSO/33/7 (addl.))
Cofnodion Merched y Wawr, cangen Beulah
Acc.No: 3622   Date of material: 1974-2015   Extent:    Access: TBC Not yet in the catalogue

Ymddiriedolaeth Ystrad Fflur / Strata Florida Trust (Ref: DSO/45)
Ymddiriedolaeth Ystrad Fflur / Strata Florida Trust
   1. Poster: Dathlu Ystrad Fflur / Celebrating Strata Florida (digwyddiad / event 15-16 Gorffennaf / July 2017)
   2. Rhaglen y digwyddiad uchod / Programme of the above event.

Acc.No: 3621   Date of material: 2017   Extent: 2 items (accruing?)   Access: Agored/open Show catalogue(DSO/45) 

Clwb Ffermwyr Ifanc Tregaron a'r Cylch / Tregaron Area Young Farmers Club (Ref: DSO/44)
Effemera Clwb Ffermwyr Ifanc Tregaron a'r Cylch / Tregaron Area Young Farmers Club Ephemera
   1. Cwysi Ceredigion 2017
   2. Cymanfa Rali 2017
   3. Rhaglen Rali'r Sir 2017

Acc.No: 3620   Date of material:    Extent: accruing?   Access: Agored/open Show catalogue(DSO/44) 

Ceredigion Museum newsletters (Ref: CSC/MUS/3)
Newsletters issued by Ceredigion Museum.
Acc.No: 3619   Date of material: 2013 onwards   Extent: accruing   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Bae Ceredigion CAMRA (Ref: DSO/65)
Cwrw Ceredigion, the free magazine of Bae Ceredigion branch of Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA)
   - Autumn/Winter 2016

Acc.No: 3618   Date of material: 2016 onwards   Extent: accruing   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Friends of Ceredigion Museum (Ref: DSO/63)
Newsletter 2017
Acc.No: 3617   Date of material:    Extent: possibly accruing   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

Gwyl Hen Linell Bell / Far Old Line Festival (Ref: ADX/1588)
Gwyl Hen Linell Bell / Far Old Line Festival
   1. Fy Aberystwyth: 100 o storiau / My Aberystwyth: 100 stories. Arad Goch, 2017
   2. Mat cwrw / Beer mat
   3. Taflenni / Leaflets

Acc.No: 3616   Date of material: 2017   Extent:    Access: Agored / open Show catalogue(ADX/1588) 

Isaac Hopkins of Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1587)
Photocopies of documents relating to Isaac Hopkins, mariner and later Aberystwyth councillor.
Acc.No: 3615   Date of material: 1860s-1890s   Extent:    Access: Opejn Not yet in the catalogue

Documents relating to 54 Portland Street, Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1586)
Two documents relating to no. 54 Portland Street, Aberystwyth, bequeathed by its owner, Aldwyth Ethel Penry (d. 1971), to the Trustees of the English Congregational Church, Portland Street, Aberystwyth.
   1. Will of Aldwyth Ethel Penry, containing the above bequest and others. 16 December 1968
   2. Deed of Assent relating to the above premises. 16 December 1971

Acc.No: 3614   Date of material: 1968 and 1971   Extent: 2 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1586) 

Guide to Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1585)
A Guide to Aberystwyth and The Devil's Bridge with a Tide Table. Abel Heywood's Penny Guide series.
Acc.No: 3613   Date of material: c. 1888   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1585) 

Photographs of Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1584)
2 b/w contact prints of photographs of Aberystwyth seafront taken by donor's parents during their honeymoon in August 1934.
   1. The Old College and the New Promenade
   2. Marine Terrace and Constitution Hill.

Acc.No: 3612   Date of material: 1934   Extent: 2 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1584) 

Linesman, You're Rubbish (Ref: ADX/1583)
Linesman, You're Rubbish: The unofficial fanzine of Aberystwyth Football Club / Cefnograwn Clwb Pel Droed Tref Aberystwyth.
   - Issue 3 (January 1996)

Acc.No: 3611   Date of material: 1996   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1583) 

Invoice and payment receipt (Ref: ADX/1582)
Invoice issued by M. H. Davies & Sons, Iron Merchants & Agricultural Implement Agents, Cabinet Furniture Depot and Mining Stores, 18 & 20, Queen Street, Furnishing Hardware Dept: 4 Bridge Street [Aberystwyth] to Mr. J. Edwards, and receipt for payment of £19 to settle the account.
Acc.No: 3610   Date of material: 1910 & 1916   Extent: 3 ff   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1582) 

Hafod Arch postcard (Ref: ADX/1581)
Postcard depicting the 'George III Arch, near Hafod, Devil's Bridge', framing a charabanc of ?tourists, two cyclists and three men standing eiother side of the vehicle. The photograph is very overexposed. Postally unused, with 'J Mason - David ?Driose' inscribed in ink on reverse.
Acc.No: 3609   Date of material: Early 20th c.   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1581) 

Sand monster postcard (Ref: ADX/1580)
B/W postcard depicting a 'sand beast Father made may years ago' on Borth beach. Sent by Alan who was staying at York House, Borth to Miss Joyce Murray of The Eyrie, Radlett, Herts. Date stamp illegible; 1/2 d. postage stamp depicts George V and that version was in use 1912-1922.
Acc.No: 3608   Date of material: Early 20th c.   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1580) 

The Hallworth album (Ref: ADX/1579)
Album of family photographs of Thomas and Edith Hallworth.
Acc.No: 3607   Date of material: Early 20th c.   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

David Lewis Jones Collection (further items) (Ref: DLJ)
Letters, documents etc. relating to David Lewis Jones and his workin the House of Lords Library.
Acc.No: 3606   Date of material:    Extent: 2 boxes   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Penparcau Guiding History (Ref: DSO/17 addl)
Book: Penparcau Guiding History by Jennifer Willott. Inscribed by the author.
Acc.No: 3605   Date of material: 2016   Extent: 1 vol.   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Pier Street deeds (Ref: ADX/1578)
Three deeds relating to a house and shop in Pier Street. The earliest shows a sketch of the elevation of the building which is to replace an existing structure on the site.
Acc.No: 3604   Date of material: 1831, 1832, 1970   Extent: 3 items   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Local ephemera and other items (Ref: ADX/1577)
Programmes, leaflets and other ephemera of local interest, and items relating to the 1938 reunion of former soldiers of the 2nd Welsh Brigade of the Royal Field Artillery
Acc.No: 3603   Date of material: 1930s onwards (approx.)   Extent: 1 small box   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Listed buildings files (Ref: CSC/DESH/6)
Cadw listed building files
Acc.No: 3602   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Cymanfa Ganu Bedyddwyr Aberteifi (Ref: ANC/82)
Llyfrau cofnodion Pwyllgor Cymanfa Ganu Bedyddwyr Aberteifi
Acc.No: 3601   Date of material: 1909-1980   Extent: 4 vols.   Access: Agored Not yet in the catalogue

Aberystwyth and District Football League (Ref: DSO/42)
Records of Aberystwyth and District Football League
Acc.No: 3600   Date of material:    Extent: 11 items   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Teifiside Probus Club records (Ref: DSO/11)
Records of the Teifiside branch of the Probus Club 1998-2017 including minutes, accounts, photographs, programmes and other small items including a gavel and stand, and the chain of office.
Acc.No: 3599   Date of material: 1998 - 2017   Extent: 1 box   Access: open, possibly some DP issues, check before production Not yet in the catalogue

Eglwys y Bedyddwyr Bethel / Bethel Baptist Chapel, Aberystwyth (Ref: ANC/60 addl)
Bethel Baptist Chapel, Aberystwyth
   1. Annual Report 2016
   2. Book: Organ Bib Rothwell
   3. Book : The Rothwell Pipe Organ

Acc.No: 3598   Date of material: - 2016   Extent: 3 eitem/items   Access: agored / open Not yet in the catalogue

M.A. thesis on Aberystwyth school log books (Ref: ADX/1576)
"The value of school log books: a documentary analysis of elementary school log-books from the Aberystwyth area between 1876 and 1916" by Imogen Watts
Acc.No: 3597   Date of material: 2016   Extent: 1 item   Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1576) 

Felin Dyffryn, Llanilar (Ref: ADX/482 addl)
Llyfrau ysgol Dilys Parry, gynt o Felin Dyffryn, Llanilar / School exercise books belonging to Dilys Parry, formerly of Felin Dyffryn, Llanilar
Acc.No: 3596   Date of material: 1940au gan fwyaf / mostly 1940s   Extent: 9 eitem / items   Access: Agored / Open Not yet in the catalogue

Penllwyn WI - further records (Ref: D/WI/PNL)
TWo boxes of further records of Penllwyn Women's Institute and its predecessor WIs.
Acc.No: 3595   Date of material:    Extent: 2 boxes   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Cymdeithas Ceredigion o'r Deillion / Cardiganshire Association for the Blind (Ref: DSO/6 additional records)
Cofnodion a phapurau eraill y Gymdeithas / Minutes and other records of the Society.
Acc.No: 3594   Date of material:    Extent: 2 crates   Access: Possible DP issues Not yet in the catalogue

Capel Peniel, Aberaeron (Ref: ANC/81)
Cofnodion Capel Peniel, Aberaeron Records
   1. Llyfr bedyddiadau / register of baptisms 1865-1911 (Y. Parch. Evan Morris, Aberaeron)
   2. Cofrestr Ysgol Sul / Sunday School register 1934-1942

Acc.No: 3593   Date of material: 1865-1942   Extent: 2 eitem / items   Access: Agored/open Show catalogue(ANC/81) 

Captain John Davies of Llanddewi Aberarth (Ref: ADX/1575)
Papers of Capt. John Davies of Llanddewi Aberarth, and of David Davies (brother?). School books, navigation school books, ships logs and biographical note on John Davies and Grace Anna Lloyd who became his wife.
Acc.No: 3592   Date of material: 188s onwards   Extent: 14 items   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

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