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Series 03 - Unpublished and Printed Materials

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DcWaDIC MS.BZ.013-03

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Unpublished and Printed Materials

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  • ca. 1898-1930s (Creation)

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28 folders of documents and publications

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Name of creator

Whittemore, Thomas (1871-1950)

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The third series contains unpublished essays about Byzantine art and coins and Russian art and architecture. Some of these materials may relate to Thomas Whittemore’s honorary position as Keeper of Byzantine Coins and Seals at the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard University to which he was appointed in 1933. They may also include student papers related to Whittemore’s teaching activities at New York University in 1927-1930. In addition, there are printed materials, including books, playbills, pamphlets, and essays, which illustrate Whittemore’s interest in theater, opera, poetry, religion, and archaeology.

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Drafts or transcriptions of articles are organized alphabetically by the author’s last name and then alphabetically by title. Printed materials arranged roughly by date and by subject.

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Originally labeled “Thomas Whittemore Collected Articles.”

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Thomas Whittemore Papers, ca. 1875-1966

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Research

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Preferred Citation: Thomas Whittemore Papers, ca. 1875-1966, MS.BZ.013, Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

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Thomas Whittemore Papers, ca. 1875-1966

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Copyright for Thomas Whittemore 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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Under copyright

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