University of Bristol - Historical Photographs of China reference number: OH01-078. Born in Manchester, England, in 1882, Oliver Heywood Hulme was briefly employed by the Chinese Maritime Customs Service from 1905 to 1906 before moving to the postal service in China. He served in post offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Taiyuan, Nanjing, Anqing and Wuhan before being transferred back to Beijing and appointed secretary of the Chinese Post Office’s audit department.
Oliver H. Hulme outside a house
Black and white photograph