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Muller, Herbert J. (Herbert Joseph)

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Muller, Herbert J. (Herbert Joseph)

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  • Muller, Herbert Joseph

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  • Herbert Muller
  • Muller, Herb
  • Muller, Herbert J.
  • Muller, Herbert Joseph
  • Herbert J. Muller

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Historian and professor who assisted Van Nice with making rubbings of mason's marks in Hagia Sophia. "Herbert J. Muller (1905–1980) was an American historian, academic, government official and author. He was educated at Cornell University. He taught at Cornell, Purdue and Indiana University (1959-1980), served in the Department of State, the War Production Board, and frequently lectured abroad. He is the author of "The Uses of the Past", a sweeping inquiry into the lessons of history, focusing on Rome & Greece, Christianity & Judaism, the Byzantine empire, the Middle Ages, and Russia & China." (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Herbert_J._Muller)


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US LCNAF n 50004586

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ISAAR (CPF): International Standard Archival Authority Record for Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families



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This record was created by Beth Bayley on April 17, 2014


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