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Mōraitēs, Petros
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Petros Mōraitēs Photographs Collection
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 1.75 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1
Greek, Modern


Consists of an open collection for photographs of the Greek photographer Petros Mōraitēs.

Collection Description & Creator Information


This is an open collection for Mōraitēs photographs of classical sites in Athens, including the Acropolis. Includes several photographs by Francis Bedford.

Collection Creator Biography:

Petros Mōraitēs was a Greek photographer.

Collection History


Purchase from Hellenic Literary and Historical Archive, Bernard J. Shapero, Gary Edwards in 2005-2010; Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic fund (AM2005-97, 2009-136, 2010-119, 2010-116, 2010-142). With Gift from Program in Hellenic Studies in 2009 (AM2009-122).

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

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:

Petros Mōraitēs Photographs Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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