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Crum, Jessie, 1878-1966 (archaeologist)



  • Existence: 1878 - 1966


Jessie Crum (later Stewart) (1878-1966), Newnham College, Cambridge, archaeologist, went with her tutor Jane Ellen Harrison on a visit to Greece in 1901.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Jane Harrison Collection

Reference Code: GBR/2911/HAR
Scope and Contents The Harrison Collection comprises the papers of and about Jane Harrison collected after her death principally by Hope Mirrlees and Jessie Stewart, former students of Harrison, for the writing of a biography. Most important is the collection of letters to Gilbert Murray and Lady Mary Murray that form the basis of Jessie Stewart's "Jane Ellen Harrison: A Portrait from Letters" (1959). There are also Mirrlees's and Stewart's own letters from Harrison, their manuscripts and drafts for potential...
Dates: 1870-2000
Conditions Governing Access: This collection is available to researchers at Newnham College Archive

Jessie Crum: Travel Diary and Notes on Greece

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9312
Scope and Contents

Notebook of a tour of Greece, 24 March-16 April 1901, with many archaeological sketches; a book of photographs of Greek pottery, with later notes for her memoirs; and a typescript by Jean M. Pace (daughter), 'Letters to Jessie', 1992.

Dates: 1901-1992
Conditions Governing Access: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (

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Archives and MSS Dept. (GBR/0012) 1
Archaeology 1
Classics 1