William W. Jones apparently compiled most of this scrapbook, containing letters, newspaper clippings, poetry and other items. Most of the materials are in Welsh. An application for a Certificate of Death in the scrapbook gives Jones's dates of birth and death at 59. He was a station master. Jones had two sons and two daughters, born 1851-1859. According to an obituary in the scrapbook, Mary Catherine Jones, his wife, died in Granville, New York, 1904.
Scrapbook contains approximately sixty-three items dealing mainly with small-town matters in Wales.
William W. Jones Family Scrapbook, 1880-1904, Archives Center, National Museum of American History