Diaries and Notebooks

Scope and Content

Autograph diary entries and notebooks containing research notes, personal reflections, accounts of daily life, names and addresses dating throughout Hughes's life from the mid 1950s.

Arrangement

In some cases notebooks and volumes appear to have been used for a number of different purposes including recording diary entries. Where possible notebooks used solely as diaries have been catalogued in one section (Add MS 88918/128/1-5), whilst notebooks that have been used for a number of purposes have been catalogued in Add MS 88918/129/1-18.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for research unless otherwise stated

Not Public Record(s)

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

23 folders and 1 oversize volume

Additional Information

Some diary material is reserved for Data Protection reasons (parts of Add MS 88918/128/1-3) and all notebooks are reserved until conservation work has been carried out on them. Two notebooks (Add MS 88918/129/4(4) and Add MS 88918/129/5(2)) have also been reserved for Data Protection reasons.