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  • Abbati-Yeoman, Joy (b 1936): Family papers largely comprising personal correspondence between June Abbati (nee Greenwood) and Neville (1869-1940) and Anne Chamberlain, and between Chamberlain and his lifelong friend, Alfred C. Greenwood; also including a small compilation of photographs and miscellaneous other items relating to Alfred Greenwood and the Chamberlain family, 1895-1940. Finding No: NCLAdd/179
  • Abernethy, John (1764-1831), surgeon: surgical lectures, 1802-03. Finding No: MS716
  • Abrahams, Harold Maurice (1899-1978), athlete and athletics administrator: papers, 1936-76. Finding No: HA
  • Acton, Philip (fl 1876-1891): verse, 1876-91. Finding No: MS568
  • Adam, George Mair (1898-1989), athletics administrator: papers. Finding No: GA
  • Adams, Margaret (b 1912) calligrapher: calligraphic specimens, 20th century. Finding No: MS229
  • Adams, William Henry Davenport (1828-1891), writer: poems and songs, 1847. Finding No: MS373
  • Adcock, Ernest E. (fl 1913-1944), organ historian: notebooks, albums of cuttings, photograph albums, mid 20th cent. Finding No: BOA
  • Adcock, William (fl 1816-17) of Birmingham: poems, 1816-17. Finding No: MS578
  • Aldous, William (b 1789) of London: diary, 1862-64. Finding No: MS133
  • Allason, Henry (fl 1784-1802) of Virginia: note book, 1784-1802. Finding No: MS781
  • Allen, Ianthe Theodora Heron- (fl 1910-24) of Selsey Bill, Sussex: theatre programmes and playbills, 1910-24. Finding No: MS107
  • Allen, Walter Ernest (1911-1995), novelist and literary critic: literary papers, 1930s-95. Finding No: MS2
  • Allitt, Mary (fl 1860) of Priors Marston, Warwickshire: commonplace book, c 1860. Finding No: MS446
  • Alma-Tadema, Sir Lawrence see Tadema, Sir Lawrence Alma-
  • Ambler, Ann (b 1719), wife of Charles Ambler, Attorney General: letters to her cousins, Thomasine Ibbetson and Isabella Cole, 1769-88. Finding No: MS206
  • Andrews, James, b 1862, farm bailiff: working diary which Andrews kept whilst working as bailiff for the Reformatory Farm, Bordesley Green, Belchers Lane, Birmingham, 1905-1906. MS870
  • Anker, Frederick (b c 1877) of Cropredy, Oxfordshire: papers, 1901. Finding No: MS313
  • Arkwright, Godfrey E. P. (1864-1944), editor and bibliographer of 16th-18th century music: notes on manuscripts, late 19th-early 20th centuries. Finding No: MS443
  • Ashwell, Lena (1872-1957), actress and theatre manager: Letters of appreciation concerning Lena Ashwell's concert party work and photographs during the First World War, c 1915-1916. Finding Nos: LAdd/6376-6384YMCA/K/1/1
  • Astle, Thomas (1735-1803), antiquary, archivist, palaeographer: papers relating to Anglo-Saxon charters in Kent, 1770-90. Finding No: MS274
  • Auden, George Augustus (1872-1957): diaries and lanterns slides relating to visits to Coptic monasteries in Egypt, 1916. Finding No: DA65
  • Austen, Thomas (1721-1790), Anglican clergyman: writings, notes related to his life, 1767-1932. Finding No: MS258
  • Austin, John (fl 1850) of Greenock: diary, 1850. Finding No: MS72