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Crete (region)

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:


Articles from 'The Field'

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCMS 322
Scope and Contents Ten volumes of cuttings from 'The field', including a few articles from other publications, and loose cuttings concerning the Malay Peninsula. The volumes concern countries throughout the world, but in particular Australia, British East Africa (Kenya), Canada, India, New Zealand, Nigeria, Rhodesia, South Africa, Uganda, United States and the West Indies. The articles cover a wide range of subjects, including administration, agriculture, the British Empire, climate, colonisation,...
Dates: 1888 - 1921
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Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the Battle of Crete, 2001-05-21 - 2001-06-22

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COL/11/16/PendleburyJ/3
Scope and Contents

Copy of a speech given by Patrick Leigh Fermor at Knossos, Crete, as part of the commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the battle of Crete and a booklet produced by the British School at Athens to accompany the anniversary.

Dates: 2001-05-21 - 2001-06-22

'Cretan Cattle-cults and Sports' by J. D. Evans, 1963

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COL/11/5/EvansJ/8
Scope and Contents

Occasional Paper Number 18 of the Royal Anthropological Institute.

Dates: Publication: 1963

CRETE July, August 1920 with C. W. B., 1920-1923

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/1/23
Scope and Contents Diary account of AJBW's trip around Crete with Carl (Carl William) Blegen from 22/07/1920 to 23/08/1920. Includes notes and thoughts on villages and sites visited as well as notes on the collections at Herakleion Museum and at Knossos. Sketch plans, sketches of details of decoration, recording of inscriptions. At ff. 53-54, notes on measurements at Knossos, dated 15/05/1923. At the back, jotted notes of exenses and some museum numbers. 1 insert, at the front: typescript page by...
Dates: 1920-1923

'Knossos and the Neolithic of Crete' by J. D. Evans, 1965

Reference Code: GBR/1058/COL/11/5/EvansJ/11
Scope and Contents

Offprint from Atti del VI Congresso Internazionale delle Scienze Preistoriche e Protostoriche, Volume II, Communicazioni, Sezioni I-IV, Roma.

Dates: Publication: 1965

Untitled (Crete), 1920

Reference Code: GBR/3437/AJBW/3/34
Scope and Contents

Unlabelled album of photographs of archaeological sites taken by AJBW in Crete, possiby at Knossos and the palace of Zakros.
Only 5 ff. filled, 20 prints in all.
At the front 1 enclosure: an invoice for developing two rolls of film by R. B. Fleming Technical Photographer in Bloomsbury, dated 08/10/1920.

Dates: 1920