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Archaeology Correspondence (Misc.) 1964 -1969 , 1964-11-20 - 1969-12-18

Reference Code: GBR/3437/WDTR/4/1/4

Scope and Contents

Detailing Lord Taylour's archaeological correspondence from 1964 - 1969, this is a mixed file, consisting of corresponence with a number of academics, researchers and students. Thematically the file covers a broad range of queries, including several letters asking for offprints, permission to use images in academic books and articles, requests about the provenance of archaeological finds from Lord Taylour's excavations, entreaties to borrow images and articles, as well as appeals for the funding of student societies. There are also snippets of information concerning the personal life of Lord Taylour, including details about his troubles with kidney stones. This file additionally features letters regarding the publication of a paperback edition of 'The Mycenaeans' and evidence on contemporary archaeological debates regarding the Bronze Age Aegean.


  • 1964-11-20 - 1969-12-18

Physical Location


Repository Details

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

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