Collection Level Description: Papers Collected by T.W. Hanson
Reference: MSS. Hanson 1-19
Title: Papers Collected by T.W. Hanson
Dates of Creation: 18th-20th cent.
Extent: 19 shelfmarks
Language of Material: English
Thomas William Hanson was an antiquary.
Scope and Content
Papers collected by T.W. Hanson, mainly of or relating to the Edwards family of Halifax, Yorkshire,
booksellers and binders.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from T.W. Hanson and given to the Library by the Friends of the Bodleian in 1966.
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a
valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the
Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. II, nos. 47562-80.
Booksellers and bookselling
Hanson | Thomas William | 1877-1967 | antiquary
Edwards | family | booksellers and bookbinders | Halifax, Yorkshire
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