Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Boxer mss. II, 16th-19th century, consist of manuscripts and documents collected by colonial historian Charles Ralph Boxer, 1904- , pertaining primarily to the Dutch and Portuguese colonial empires. The Sino-Spanish Codex dating from the late sixteenth century and frequently called the Boxer Codex is part of this collection.

Purchase. Charles R. Boxer. Berkhamstead, Herts., England 1994

Collection size: 104 items

NOTE: Access to this collection requires advance notice. Please contact the Curator of Manuscripts for additional information.

Related manuscripts: Boxer mss., Boxer mss. III

For more information about this collection and any related materials contact the Public Services Department, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405. Call (812) 855-2452 or send an email using our Ask a Question form.