File James, T. G. H. - Černý MSS 21.88-90, 1134-63, 2415-18 - James, Thomas Henry Garnet (Harry) - correspondence

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James, T. G. H. - Černý MSS 21.88-90, 1134-63, 2415-18

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James, Thomas Henry Garnet (Harry) - correspondence

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  • 1950-1971 (Creation)

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0.5 cm, 37 letters

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(1898-1970)

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30 letters from T. G. H. James, 3 carbon copies of letters from Černý to T. G. H. James.
4 letters from T. G. H. James to Marie Černý.
Correspondence concerned with their respective research topics:
-proofs and index of the volumes, Gardiner, A. H., Peet, T. E. and Černý, J., The Inscriptions of Sinai, Part 1 (1952) (OEB 3261), and Černý, J., The Inscriptions of Sinai from Manuscripts of Alan H. Gardiner and T. Eric Peet, Part 2 (1955) (OEB 4432)
-T. G. H. James as Editor of the Journal of Egyptian Archaeology, Černý as author and reviewer
-Černý mediating photography from the British Museum for researchers elsewhere
-reading of hieratic texts, including dockets from KV 62, Tutankhamun
T. G. H. James letters to Marie Černý concerned with the preparation and off-prints for the Černý obituaries.

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  • English

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The British Museum, Departmental correspondence, Department of Ancient Egypt and Sudan.

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