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Collection Level Description: Collections of Dr. William Hodge Mill

Reference: MSS. Mill 191-5, 202
Title: Collections of Dr. William Hodge Mill
Dates of Creation: 1816-40
Extent: 6 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Dr William Hodge Mill (1792-1853) was Principal of Bishop's College, Calcutta, and Regius Professor of Hebrew, Cambridge University. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Collections made by Dr William Hodge Mill for a history of the Syrian Christian community of St. Thomas in Malabar.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The collections were presented to the Library by C.C.J. Webb in 1907 and 1911.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Further Information

Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, nos. 34012-6, 36225.

Related Units of Description

See also Papers of William Hodge Mill.

Access Points

St. Thomas Christians

Syrian Church | India | Malabar

Mill | William Hodge | 1792-1853 | Regius Professor of Hebrew, Cambridge University

Malabar (India)

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