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Alexander, Robert L.

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Alexander, Robert L.

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  • Robert L. Alexander

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Professor Emeritus at University of Iowa whose research focus was the Hittite art of Anatolia and Baltimore architecture of the early decades of the 19th century. Assisted his wife Margaret Alexander with her research on the Corpus des Mosaïques de Tunisie, including undertaking completion of the final volume of the Corpus. Also taught at Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), University of Pittsburgh, and Pennsylvania State University.


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Alexander, Margaret A. (1916-1996)

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US LCNAF n79000368

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Married 1948

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US LCNAF n 85142144

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This record was created by Anne-Marie Viola on February 6, 2014.


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