Collections of Dr William Hodge Mill

Scope and Content

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

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.

Conditions Governing Access

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

Acquisition Information

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


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other 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 Material

See also Papers of William Hodge Mill (MSS. Mill 203-16).

Geographical Names