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Sir Ellis Hovell Minns: Correspondence

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7722

Scope and Contents

Correspondence mainly with archaeologists, art historians, numismatists and historians of antiquity, with some photographs (box 3). The writers include Vasilii Mikhailovich Alekseev (1 letter); Aleksandr L'vovich Bert'e-Delagard (1); Petr Petrovich Efimenko (2); Boris Vladimirovich Farmakovsky (4); Vasilii Alekseevich Gorodtsov (2); Igor' Emmanuilovich Grabar' (2); Boris Nikolaevich Grakov (4); Nikodim Pavlovich Kondakov (2); Vasilii Vasil'evich Latyshev (1); Nikolai Petrovich Likhachev (5); Mikhail Evgen'evich Masson (1); Vladimir Fedorovich Minorskii (5); Aleksei Vasil'evich Oreshnikov (c.35); Ol'ga Antonovna Dobiash-Rozhdestvenskaya (1); Mikhail Ivanovich Rostovtsev (c.84); Sergei Pavlovich Tolstov (3); Oskar Ferdiandovich Val'dgauer (1); A.A. Zakharov (1 bundle); and Aleksandr Nikolaevich Zograf (6).


  • Creation: 1900-1950 (Circa)


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4 archive box(es) (4 boxes)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by the executors of Sir Ellis Minns, 1953.

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