Papers of Horace Hart

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. lett. c. 466-7; Eng. misc. e. 971-2
  • Dates of Creation
      1856-1915
  • Language of Material
      English.
  • Physical Description
      4 shelfmarks

Scope and Content

Hart's papers consist of two albums containing personal papers and correspondence, and two albums containing press cuttings of 'original contributions to various publications' by Hart.

Administrative / Biographical History

Horace Hart (fl 1856-1915) was Printer to the University of Oxford. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The papers were bought from Sotheby's in 1979, with the aid of a generous gift from the Printer to the University.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

A full description is available in the Library.

Corporate Names