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File 399 - "Kariye Camii: Excavations in the Apse"

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DcWaDIC MS.BZ.004-02-02-05-399

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"Kariye Camii: Excavations in the Apse"

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  • Summer 1954 (Creation)

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Name of creator

Mango, Cyril A. (1928-)

Biographical history

"Cyril Alexander Mango (born 14 April 1928) is a British scholar in the history, art, and architecture of the Byzantine Empire. He is a former King's College London and Oxford professor of Byzantine and Modern Greek Language and Literature." (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cyril_Mango)

At Dumbarton Oaks, Cyril Mango was a Junior Fellow (1951–1953), Fellow (1953–1954), Research Associate (1954–1955), Instructor in Byzantine Archaeology (1955–1958), Lecturer in Byzantine Archaeology (1958–1962), Associate Professor of Byzantine Archaeology (1962–1963), Executive Editor of Dumbarton Oaks Publications (1958–1963), member of the Board of Scholars for Byzantine Studies (1967–1972), and member of the research staff (1972–1973). He was also Co-Director of the Corpus of Dated Greek Inscriptions (not in residence) (1978–1982), co-director of the Christian Monuments in Turkish Mesopotamia Project (not in residence) (1982–1990), and director of the Cathedral of Nisibis Project (not in residence) (1990–1991).

Mango extensively photographed Byzantine architecture and inscriptions throughout Turkey, Cyprus, Macedonia and Syria, particularly during his involvement in the research surrounding the findings of the Byzantine Institute and Dumbarton Oaks sponsored fieldwork campaigns.

Archival history

Robert Ousterhout obtained these items from David Oates' office.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated to ICFA by Robert Ousterhout in September 2012.

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  • English

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US

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DDO-ICFA

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Describing Archives: A Content Standard (DACS)

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Draft

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Partial

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  • English

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

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Research

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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.

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

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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.

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  • Box: MS.BZ.004, Subgroup 02, Box 038