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Subseries 01 - Research Notes, ca. late 1930s-1970s

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DcWaDIC MS.BZ.012-02-01-01

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Research Notes, ca. late 1930s-1970s

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  • ca. late 1930s-1970s (Creation)

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8 boxes with 90 folders

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Name of creator

Van Nice, Robert L. (1910-1994)

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Research notes were kept by Robert Van Nice in folders according to topic, which are arranged alphabetically. Subseries 1 contains information on a wide range of subjects of interest to Van Nice. Most of the research is related to his work in Hagia Sophia, but there are also travel articles and some correspondence. The folders may contain research notes, newspaper clippings, and other published articles on various architectural, historical, or geological topics. Folders may also contain notes intended for use in Van Nice’s unpublished manuscript.

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Research notes are arranged alphabetically by subject.

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

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Research

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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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