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  • Hadow, Frank Burness (1874-1941), CMS missionary: journal, 1905-07. Finding No: CMS/ACC409
  • Hall, Marguerite Radclyffe (1880-1943), poet and author: copy letters to Evguenia Souline, 1934-37. Finding No: MS676
  • Hall, Robert (1764-1831): papers, 1788-c 1825. Finding No: DA20
  • Hall, Samuel Carter (1800-1889): illuminated testimonial, 1867. Finding No: MS515
  • Hall, William (1816-1838) missionary: revised edition of the privately published transcript of the diary of William Hall by Malcolm and Rosemary McLennan. Finding No: CMS/ACC787
  • Hall, Sir William Hutcheon (1797?-1878), admiral: journal of naval service as master on HMS Morgiana off West Coast of Africa, 1822.  Finding No: MS27
  • Hallowes, M. G.: organ specification notebook, 20th cent. Finding No: BOA
  • Hamm, E. Jeffrey (1915-c 1992), British Nationalist activist: administrative and correspondence files as National Secretary of the Union Movement and Oswald Mosley Secretariat in London, 1960s-70s. Finding No: MS124
  • Harding, Charles (fl 1889) of Birmingham: address, 1889. Finding No: MS339
  • Hardy, Stanley (Tim) (b 1922): memoirs, late 20th century. Finding No: MS776
  • Harris, Helen Balkwill (fl 1870-1914): personal papers, 1871-1914.  Finding No: DA21/2
  • Harris, James Rendel (1852-1941), biblical scholar, orientalist and folklorist: personal papers, 1869-1967.  Finding No: DA21/1
  • Harris, Walter Burton (1866-1933), journalist: journal on a European tour, 1882. Finding No: MS161
  • Harris-Burland, John Burland see Burland, John Burland Harris-
  • Harrison, Eleanor Jane (1872-1930), CMS missionary:
    • letters, 1896-1938. Finding No: CMS/ACC19
    • copy of biography, undated. Finding No: CMS/ACC445
    • souvenir 'in memoriam' card, 1930. Finding No: CMS/ACC913
    • personal photographs and photopostcards, [?1890s]-early 20th century. Finding No: CMS/ACC1003
  • Harrison, Frederic (1831-1923), author and positivist: letters from, 1902-21. Finding No: MS585
  • Harvey, Sidney W. (fl 1920s), organ scholar: notebooks, glass slides and other papers, early-mid 20th cent. Finding No: BOA
  • Haslam, John Fearby (1811-1850), CMS missionary: copies of correspondence and other papers, 1838-49. Finding No:CMS/ACC362
  • Haswell, Margaret (b 1917), rural economist of The Gambia: research papers, 1947-98. Finding No: MS45
  • Havergal, Frances Ridley (1836-1879), writer of religious verse: papers, 1869-79. Finding No: CMS/ACC95
  • Havergal, William Henry (1793-1870), composer of sacred music: papers, 1816-69. Finding No: CMS/ACC95
  • Haycraft, Frank (fl 1900s-1920s), organ observer: specification notebook, mid 20th cent. Finding No: BOA
  • Henley, John (1692-1756), theologian and preacher: notes for speeches, 1754-55. Finding No: MS405
  • Heron-Allen, Ianthe Theodora see Allen, Ianthe Theodora Heron-
  • Hervey, Isabella Mary (1830-1911): journals, 1850-57. Finding No:  MS557
  • Hillam, (Freda) Christine, (1941-2000) nee Moore: research papers relating to history of dentistry. Finding No: MS211
  • Himbury, Sir William (d 1955), Chairman of the British Cotton Growing Association: tour diaries, 1905-38. Finding No: BCGA
  • Hinton, Percival (1896-1977), journalist and local historian: papers, 1920-60. Finding No: MS39
  • Hobbs, Mary Eleanor (fl 1845-80), nee Barton, wife of CMSmissionary: pencil sketches of her time in Mauritius and India, 1845-66; reminiscences written retrospectively, 1880. Finding No:  CMS/ACC139
  • Hobbs, Stephen (1815-1893), CMS missionary, Archdeacon of Seychelles and of Mauritius 1873: papers, 1842-75. Finding No:  CMS/ACC139
  • Hobday, Charles Henry (1917-2005), poet: literary and personal papers, 1939-2005. Finding No: MS208
  • Hodge, W. H. (fl 1837-57) of Tiverton, Devon: commonplace book, 1837-57. Finding No: MS174
  • Hodgetts, William (1791-1874) of Birmingham, printer and publisher: Letters from Joshua Toulmin Smith, 1863-67. Finding No: MS336
  • Hodgson, John Solomon Riddell (1896-1917), soldier: copies of family letters sent while serving with the Dorsetshire Regiment, c1918. Finding No: MS368
  • Hodson, William (fl 1772) of Cambridge: journal of a journey through midland counties, 1772. Finding No: MS413
  • Holbrooke, Josef (1878-1958), musician and composer:
    • letters to Granville Bantock, 1900-40. Finding No: MS79
    • letters to Raymond Bantock, 1940s-50s. Finding No: MS63
  • Holden, Neville (fl 1882-90) of Lancashire: travel journal, 1882-90.  Finding No: MS32
  • Holding, Richard (fl 1963): letter from [Dr] Robert J. Hetherington (b c1924), [Birmingham physician] concerning the Upper Saltway, Droitwich to Birmingham Roman road. Finding No: LAdd/6372
  • Hollender, Patricia (fl 1935-78), writer and actress: letters, 1951-78.  Finding No: MS500
  • Holliday, Frank (fl 1897-1925) of Edgbaston, Birmingham, draper: accounts, 1897-1914. Finding No: MS599
  • Hollis, (Arthur) Michael (1889-1986), Bishop of Madras: correspondence, 1948-72. Finding No: DA52
  • Holt family of Cambridge: specification notebooks of D. J. Holt, 1890s-1950s, C. Holt, 1920s-1980s and Edward Holt, 1920s-1980s.  Finding No: BOA
  • Homer, Philip Bracebridge (1765-1838), assistant master at Rugby, classical scholar: poems and other papers, c 1695-1825. Finding No: MS361
  • Hooper, George (1640-1727), Bishop of Bath and Wells: sermons, c1720. Finding No: MS404
  • Hooper, Handley Douglas (fl 1914-65), CMS missionary:
    • correspondence and other papers, 1914-65. Finding No: CMS/ACC85
    • papers, printed materials, photographs and slides, 1897-1967.  Finding No: CMS/ACC523
  • Hooper, J. M. Sterling (b 1882), missionary in India: correspondence and papers, 1950-66. Finding No: DA54
  • Hope, Eliza Vachell (1879-1968), CMS missionary nurse: papers and photographs, 1895-1957. Finding No: CMS/ACC201
  • Hornung, Ernest William (Willie) (1866-1921), author: literary and personal papers, including transcripts of war diary. Finding No:MS127
  • Housman, Mrs (d 1735) of Kidderminster, Worcestershire: extracts of her diary, 1710-32, made by her brother, 1736. Finding No: MS406
  • Howard, Canon R. W. (1887-1960), CMS missionary: papers collected for projected life of Bishop Christopher B. R. Sargent, 1906-53. Finding No: CMS/ACC20
  • Hoyle, Arthur (fl 1950s-70s): materials relating to his work at the Birmingham School of Printing. Finding No: MS209
  • Hughes, Edith (b c 1870) of London: diary kept while attending finishing school at Nimes France, 1884. Finding No: MS6
  • Humphreys, Evan Griffith (1853-1917): copies of his published and unpublished works and manuscript notebooks, late 19th century.  Finding No: MS190
  • Humphreys, Humphreys Francis (1885-1977), Vice Chancellor of Birmingham University: family and personal correspondence including during war service in the Middle East; undergraduate notes; papers relating to his interests in local history and archaeology and to his professional work in higher education, c 1900-2003.  Finding No: MS190
  • Humphreys, John (1850-1937), botanist: papers and family correspondence, 1865-1937.  Finding No: MS190
  • Humphreys, John (fl 1903-31): collected papers relating to the gunpowder plot of 1605, 1903-12. Finding No: MS239
  • Humphreys, Kenneth William (1916-1994), Librarian of University of Birmingham: collection of manuscripts and types of documents made primarily to illustrate the development of handwriting over the ages, 13th-19th centuries. Finding No: KWH
  • Hunt, Hugh (Sydney) (1911-1993), English director and producer: rehearsal copies of published plays, 1933-70. Finding No: DSH25
  • Hunter, George Kirkpatrick (b 1920): research notes relating to his published work English Drama 1586-1642: the age of Shakespeare, 1990s. Finding No: MS818
  • Hunter, John (1728-1793), surgeon and anatomist: lectures, late 18th-early 19th centuries. Finding No: MS701
  • Hutchison, Terence Wilmot (1912-2007), economist: papers relating to his career, 1934-1956. Finding No: MS819
  • Hutton, Catherine (1756-1846) of Birmingham, novelist and historian: diary and other papers, 1779-20th century. Finding No: MS15