Bell, Harold Wilmerding (1885 -1947)

Harold Wilmerding Bell was an archaeologist and a collector of books and manuscripts relating to the fictional character, Sherlock Holmes. Bells collection of Sherlockiana was bequeathed to a Boston mens literary club called the Speckled Band, and is now deposited at the Houghton Library at Harvard. He edited the Baker-Street Studies, and several works devoted to Sherlock Holmes. He also produced an English translation of Charles Diehl’s Byzantine portraits (1927).

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Bell, Harold Wilmerding (1885 - 1947) (Stamp 1) Arms: Three bells two and one and three mullets of six points one and two
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Bell, Harold Wilmerding (1885 - 1947) (Stamp 2) Monogram: B H B