Contents and Arrangement

[The Parthenon], 1854

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of an open collection of photographs by Greece's first professional photographer, Philippos Margaritēs. Included is a salt print (possibly slightly albumenized) from a glass negative, of the Parthenon, with photographer's stamp on the mount, 8 in. x 10.75 in., mounted on larger board.

Collection History


Gift of the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. (AM 2009-68)

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

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:

[The Parthenon] ; Philippos Margaritēs photographs collection, C1299, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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