Manuscript Collections

Mills Papers

Papers of James Philip MILLS (1890-1960), colonial administrator and anthropologist

  • one box of material, relating mainly to Nagaland and Assam, India
  • the material includes correspondence, a diary and notes
  • the papers have not yet been catalogued in detail

Related Resources

Collections of papers: Centre of South Asian Studies, University of Cambridge; School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London; Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland; British Library (Asia, Pacific and Africa Collections)

Collections of objects, photographs, etc.: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford; Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland

National Register of Archives: Mills, James Philip (1890-1960) Colonial Administrator and Anthropologist Link to record (external site)

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography: Mills, James Philip (1890-1960), anthropologist Link to article (external site)

Enquiries:  ms-photo.colls@prm.ox.ac.uk