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Greek inscriptions from Syria

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Identifier: MSS SC 206

Scope and Contents

170 Greek inscriptions copied from various ruins in the Hauran Mountains and the 'Alah region to the east of Hama, Syria in 1869-1871 by Charles F. Tyrwhitt Drake and Burton.

Dates

  • 1869-1871

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Greek inscriptions from Syria must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Extent

1 item (8 p.)

Language

English

Other Finding Aids

A five page list with the inscriptions shows the Burton-Drake inscription numbers.

Custodial History

Purchased from William P. Wreden, 1971.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.

General

Publications: Eighty-one inscriptions: Burton, Richard F. and Charles F.T. Drake. Unexplored Syria, (London: Tinsley Bros., 1872), II: Appendix II.

All other inscriptions: Waddington, William Henry. Inscriptions grecques et latines de la Syrie recueillies et expliquees (Paris: Didot, 1870).
Title
Register of Greek inscriptions from Syria
Status
Completed
Author
Garrett Schroath
Date
2011 May 25
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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