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Negative Album [Greece, Edwardian tourism, Sites related to Classical Antiquity in Southern France and Italy], 1904 - 1905

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/3/59

Scope and Contents

42 negatives, none indexed by AJBW, of views in Italy, Greece, the archaeological cruise on SS Pelops and at the end of the album some Vlach images.
Currently a brief, educated guess has been made as to the identity of the images but more precise informaiton will be forthcoming once with comparisons have been made to images by AJBW available on the British School at Athens digital library of historic photographs.


  • Creation: 1904 - 1905



42 photographic print(s) : cellulose nitrate negatives

Custodial History

Former reference 'Wace Archive 029', Cambridge transfer, Box 13

Related Materials

This negative album corresponds to postive photographic prints placed by Wace in an untitled album, GB3437/AJBW/3/8 [archaeological sites in the Peloponnese and the Aegean (via S. S. Peneios); Rome and Campagna, Italy; St. Remy de Provence, France].

Physical Description

Negative album, navy blue waxed cloth cover with press stud fastening to secure front flap, bound on short left edge. Cover embossed in gold print, 'Kodak Negative Album'. H. 8.7 x W. 15 cm. 100 glassine sleeves with numbers 1 to 100 printed sequentially in black ink.
3 leaves of printed index at the front, unfilled and left completely blank by AJBW.
Sleeves 30 to 42, 45, 47, 49, 50, 52, 53, 56 to 59, 62 to 67, 71, 73 to 100 were empty upon accession of album in the archives.

Processing Information

These 42 negatives were digitally photographed in May 2022 by Amélie M. F. Deblauwe of the Digital Photography Unit, University of Cambridge for upload to the Cambridge Digital Library.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Cambridge: Faculty of Classics Archives Repository

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