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Rhomaïdès frères
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Rhomaides Brothers Photographs Collection
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 1.75 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


Consists of an open collection for Rhomaides Brothers photographs of classical sites in Greece (particularly Athens).

Collection Description & Creator Information


This an open collection for Rhomaides Brothers photographs of classical sites in Greece (particularly Athens) such as the Olympieion, as well as the National Archaeological Museum.

Collection Creator Biography:

Rhomaïdès frères

Greek photographers Konstantinos (d. 1900) and Aristotelis Rhomaides (d. 1916) were known variously as Rhomaides frères, the Rhomaides Brothers, and the Rhomaidae, although they sometimes signed their work as individuals. They are known for their photographs of classical sites in Greece.

Collection History


Purchase from Hellenic Literary and Historical Archive, Foto-Antiquariat Fahl, Bernard J. Shapero, and Krul Antiquarian Books in 2005-2010, acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic fund (AM 2005-97, AM 2006-71, AM 2007-108, AM 2008-81, AM 2010-142). With gift from Program in Hellenic Studies in 2009 (AM 2009-123). Additional materials were added from AM 2013-89, AM 2014-65, and AM 2014-85.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing 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:

Rhomaides Brothers Photographs Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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