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File 080/081/082 - “OTHER PROJECTS"

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DcWaDIC MS.BZ.012-02-01-01-080/081/082

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“OTHER PROJECTS"

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  • Undated (Creation)

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3 folders

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Van Nice, Robert L. (1910-1994)

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Contains correspondence regarding historical accounts written by visitors to Hagia Sophia in previous centuries. These folders also may contain references to other Byzantine Institute fieldwork projects, such as drawings of Kariye Camii, Hagia Eirene, and Kalenderhane Camii in Istanbul, and Monagri in Cyprus, as well as newspaper clippings, book reviews, and other articles. Folder also contains correspondence, articles, and photographs. It also includes Van Nice’s summary of the Byzantine Institute reports created under Thomas Whittemore, as well as drawings prepared by Van Nice’s assistants for other projects.

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Two (2) large drawings have been moved to Subgroup 2, Series 4: Oversize Materials for preservation purposes. They are hand-colored and labeled images of Kalenderhane Camii signed by Reyhan Tansal Larimer.

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For related photographs, see File 83.

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Archivist's note

Photographs from Files 80, 81, and 82 were removed by a previous processor and placed in File 83.

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Robert L. Van Nice Fieldwork Records and Papers, ca. 1936-1989

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Preferred Citation: Robert L. Van Nice Fieldwork Records and Papers, ca. 1936-1989, MS.BZ.012, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

Some materials created by Rowland J. Mainstone are restricted.

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Robert L. Van Nice Fieldwork Records and Papers, ca. 1936-1989

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Copyright for Robert Van Nice materials belongs to Dumbarton Oaks. However, permission to publish materials created by other correspondents, including Rowland J. Mainstone, must be obtained from the copyright holder.

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  • Box: MS.BZ.012, Subgroup 02, Box 007