Papers of B.H. Hodgson and His Wife
Papers of B.H. Hodgson and his wife, including correspondence, diaries and photographs.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. c. 262; Hodgson 9].
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MSS. Eng. hist. c. 262; Hodgson 9-19
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13023
Biographical / Historical
Brian Houghton Hodgson (1800-1894) was an Indian civil servant and orientalist. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography. His second wife was Susan Hodgson.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 39894-905.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were given to the Library in 1931.
- Papers of B.H. Hodgson and His Wife
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description
- Script of description