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Analysis of wall paintings and pigment specimens at Kariye Camii

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-02-05-405
  • File
  • 1957

Includes correspondence from Rutherford J. Gettens to Paul Underwood, May 23, 1957, and a list of 15 specimens sampled by Ernest Hawkins, Carroll Wales, and George L. Stout

Gettens, Rutherford J. (Rutherford John)

Details of Interior and Exterior Brickwork in the Dome, ca. 1947-1951

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.012-02-02-142
  • File
  • 1947 - 1951

Contains copies of drawings of the mosaic, surveys, the west exedra of the south aisle, and the central area of the north gallery. Folder also includes sheets with suggested measurements to be made by Van Nice’s assistants Fred Allen and Ernest Ha...

Hawkins, Ernest

Gregory, William John, "Personal Diary No. 1"

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-01-02-180
  • File
  • 1939

Includes description about a meeting between Ernest Hawkins, A.A. Green, and George Holt regarding color reproductions. Also provides information about Nicholas Kluge, who traced the Angel mosaic, while other staff members worked on cleaning and ...

Gregory, William John

Gregory, Richard A., "Notes taken at St. Sophia"

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-01-02-142
  • File
  • 1937

Descriptions of work conducted in the soffit of the apse arch (e.g. sample of oxidization found under the gold tesserae in the robe of the Archangel located in the south side of the soffit of the apse arch). The season continued on May 2, 1938. ...

Gregory, Richard A.

Hagia Sophia Project, January 1964-August 1965

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.012-01-01-02-131/132/133
  • File
  • 1964 - 1965

Contains general correspondence regarding research and travel, as well as expense reports. Folder also includes some technical correspondence, much with Ernest Hawkins and Cyril Mango, regarding finds at Hagia Sophia. It also includes corresponden...

Van Nice, Robert L.

Hawkins, Ernest (possibly), "Notes on Work in Istanbul"

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-01-03-225
  • File
  • 1950

Descriptions of work conducted in Hagia Sophia and Kariye Camii. Also contains notes documenting the vandalism of gold mosaic cubes at Hagia Sophia and a list of names of visitors to Hagia Sophia.

Hawkins, Ernest

Hawkins, Ernest, "1948 Notes"

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-01-03-212
  • File
  • 1948

Descriptions of work progress in Kariye Camii and Hagia Sophia. Also includes original notes and the typewritten version that was given to Thomas Whittemore.

Hawkins, Ernest

Hawkins, Ernest, "Diary: Confidential"

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-01-03-219
  • File
  • 1949

Refers to Iskender's color photography of Kariye Camii on November 14, 1949. Also on the back, it includes a list of color photographs taken by Iskender in 1949. On the back of the cover, a note states: "E. Hawkins 1949 Diary was taken by Prof. ...

Hawkins, Ernest

Hawkins, Ernest, "Notes for Season 1947"

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-01-03-205
  • File
  • 1947

Descriptions of Hawkins' arrival in Istanbul, the people he met, and the work he did in Hagia Sophia and Kariye Camii

Hawkins, Ernest

Lee, John Howard, "NOTE BOOK: SUMMER 1948 CHORA"

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-01-03-213
  • File
  • 1948

Includes a detailed account of work conducted in Kariye Camii with Ernest Hawkins under the supervision of Thomas Whittemore. Also describes am argument on July 7, 1948 regarding "the placement of a cramp at point Z".

Lee, John Howard

Southwest Ramp and Southwest Vestibule, ca. 1955-1976

  • US DcWaDIC MS.BZ.012-02-02-192
  • File
  • 1955 - 1976

Contains drawings of the ground level and first incline of the southwest ramp, as well as drawings of the ground level and gallery of the southwest vestibule. Folder also includes 1973 correspondence between Van Nice, A.H.S. (Peter) Megaw, and Ern...

Hawkins, Ernest