Sir Robert Hart, 1st Baronet (1835-1911) was inspector general of customs in China. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Letters of Sir Robert Hart, mainly to his wife Hester Jane, with some miscellaneous papers.
The papers were bought from G. Greer in 1972.Access Conditions
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 41359-76.Related Units of Description
Further papers relating to Sir Robert Hart are held by the School of Oriental and African Studies (PP MS 67, MS 211081 and MS 211351).
Hart | Hester Jane | fl. 1866-1907
Hart | Robert | 1835-1911 | Sir | 1st Baronet and Inspector General of Customs in China