Greek inscriptions from Syria
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.
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.
1 item (8 p.)
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Other Finding Aids
A five page list with the inscriptions shows the Burton-Drake inscription numbers.
Purchased from William P. Wreden, 1971.
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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).
- Register of Greek inscriptions from Syria
- Garrett Schroath
- 2011 May 25
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- Finding aid written in English in Latin script.