Zona de identificação
Código de referência
- 1880s-1926 (Produção)
Nível de descrição
Dimensão e suporte
7 boxes, 27 notebooks, 11 parcels, 8 rolls, 1 album, and 1 CD
Zona do contexto
Nome do produtor
British architect and archaeologist. Born, Brighton 1841. Died, Mehamid 1926. Educated privately. His first architectural appointment was with Sir Gilbert Scott where he was responsible for church restorations. Surveyor of the Fabric, Sir Paul's Cathedral, 1897. Architect to the Dean and Chapter, Chichester Cathedral, 1900. Took up residence in Egypt in the early 1900s after retiring from general practice. Worked with J. J. Taylor at El-Kâb, and was involved with the publishing of some of the private tombs there. Assisted Quibell and Green at Hierakonpolis. Appointed to oversee the restoration of buildings in Egypt, including ancient monuments. Published several books relating to his work on excavations as well as architectural related works.
História do arquivo
Given to the Society of Antiquaries under the condition that the Keeper of the Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities at the British Museum, and the Society of Antiquaries were able to extract and retain relevant information for their respective archives. Any residue would then be passed on to the Corporation of Brighton. In the event all three bodies waived their claim on these papers which were then subsequently offered to the Griffith Institute.
Fonte imediata de aquisição ou transferência
Via Mr A. J. Collins, Keeper, Department of Manuscripts, British Museum, 1947. CD with digital copies of plan and photographs of S. Clarke's house at El-Kâb presented by Mr Nicholas Warner in 2008.
Zona do conteúdo e estrutura
Âmbito e conteúdo
Notebooks, notes, maps, plans, drawings, photographs, and correspondence. There is a small amount of material amongst these papers relating to Westminster Abbey (correspondence).
Avaliação, selecção e eliminação
Sistema de organização
Presumably kept as received. Correspondence arranged alphabetically.
Zona de condições de acesso e utilização
Condições de acesso
Property of the Griffith Institute. No restrictions
Condiçoes de reprodução
Copyright Griffith Institute, Oxford
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Script do material
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Características físicas e requisitos técnicos
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Existência e localização de originais
These are originals.
Existência e localização de cópias