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Daniel, Glyn Edmund, 1914 - 1986 (archaeologist and writer)


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:


Archaeological Correspondence 1974 - 1979 , 1974 - 1979

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/4/1/6
Scope and Contents Lord Taylour's 1974 - 1979 general archaeological correspondence consists of a series of letters written to and from various archaeologists, constituting inquiries about excavations and excavated materials, requests for workers on excavations, university politics, scholarly opinions on articles and theses, also including various thank you letters for articles, photographs, postcards and Christmas and New Year cards sent. There is also correspondence about topics like general life, family...
Dates: 1974 - 1979

Archaeology Correspondence (misc.) 1953 - 1958 , 1953-01-21 - 1958-12-11

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/4/1/1
Scope and Contents This file pertains to correspondence between Lord Taylour and scholars concerning such topics as the publication of books and articles (specifically Taylour's 'Mycenaean Pottery in Italy and Adjacent Areas' (1958)), discussion of academic (chiefly archaeological) theories and works, Lord Taylour's slide collection, including the numerous hours spent putting them together (12 hours in one day, in one letter!), as well as family life, schedules and personal health. Lord Taylour, for instance,...
Dates: 1953-01-21 - 1958-12-11

Documents relating to an alleged ancient Sumerian battery, 1975 - 1976-02-21

Reference Code: GBR/1928/NRI/SCC6/19/4
Scope and Contents The documents comprise an offprint of an article by A. T. Churchman entitled 'Tomorrow's Battery Today', ('Journal of the Royal Society', (1975); copy of a letter from Joseph Needham to Dr. A. T. Churchman of the Electricity Council Research Centre, London, enquiring about the paper and the 'alleged ancient Sumerian battery'; letter of reply from Churchman, accompanying a page from 'Copper' the journal of the Copper Development Association, referring to the possible discovery of an early...
Dates: 1975 - 1976-02-21