@Dumbarton Oaks

File 010 - Correspondence from Boris Ermoloff to Thomas Whittemore

Identity area

Reference code

DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-01-01-01-010

Title

Correspondence from Boris Ermoloff to Thomas Whittemore

Date(s)

  • September 17, 1937 (Creation)

Level of description

File

Extent and medium

1 folder

Context area

Name of creator

Ermolov, Boris Nikolaevich (active 1910s-1950s)

Biographical history

Boris Ermolov was an associate of Thomas Whittemore in the Committee for the Education of Russian Youth in Exile. The two met in Turkey during World War I and Ermolov emigrated to France around 1920. Ermolov was the Director and Chief Librarian of the American Byzantine Institute in Paris from 1930 to 1957. His brother is Dmitri Ermolov.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Notes area

Note

Box 1 contains early correspondence of excavation and restoration work in Hagia Sophia and Kariye Camii in Istanbul, Turkey, including documents regarding the formation of the Byzantine Institute Library in Paris, France.

Access points

Subject access points

Place access points

Name access points

Description control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Rights area

Related right

The Byzantine Institute and Dumbarton Oaks Fieldwork Records and Papers, ca. late 1920s-2000s

Act

Research

Restriction

Allow

Start date

End date

Rights holder

Rights note(s)

Preferred citation: The Byzantine Institute and Dumbarton Oaks Fieldwork Records and Papers, ca. late 1920s-2000s, MS.BZ.004, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

Basis

Policy

Related right

The Byzantine Institute and Dumbarton Oaks Fieldwork Records and Papers, ca. late 1920s-2000s

Act

Publish

Restriction

Allow

Start date

End date

Rights holder

Rights note(s)

Copyright for Byzantine Institute materials belong to Dumbarton Oaks. However, permission to publish materials created by other correspondents must be obtained from the copyright holder.

Basis

Copyright

Copyright status

Under copyright

Copyright status date

Copyright jurisdiction

Copyright note

Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organizations

Related places

Physical storage

  • Box: MS.BZ.004, Subgroup 01, Box 001