Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections and Lampakēs, Geōrgios 1854-1914
Title:
Byzantine and post-Byzantine Inscriptions Collection
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/x633f104x
Dates:
1885-1910
Size:
5 boxes
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1-5
Language:
Greek, Modern

Abstract

Consists of manuscript copies of Greek inscriptions from Orthodox churches, monasteries, and icons in Greece, Asia Minor, the Greek islands, and Serbia that were compiled in the late 19th and early 20th century by the Greek epigrapher Giorgios Lampakes (Gēorgios Lampakēs).

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of manuscript copies of Greek inscriptions from Orthodox churches, monasteries, and icons in Greece, Asia Minor, the Greek islands, and Serbia that were compiled and written on slips of paper (12 x 22 cm.) in the late 19th and early 20th century by the Greek epigrapher Giorgios Lampakes (Gēorgios Lampakēs).

Arrangement:

The collection has been organized alphabetically (Greek alphabet) by place-name. Greek names have been transcribed into English.

Collection Creator Biography:

Geōrgios Lampakēs was a Greek epigrapher.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Purchased from Yochen Twele in 2004 (AM 2004-173).

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Teresa T. Basler in 2004. Finding aid written by Teresa T. Basler in 2004.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Byzantine and post-Byzantine Inscriptions Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/x633f104x
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184