File Petrie MSS 1.30 - Petrie Journal 1912 (Tarkhan and Heliopolis)

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Petrie MSS 1.30


Petrie Journal 1912 (Tarkhan and Heliopolis)


  • 1912 (Creation)

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22 pages

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  • Journal letters.
  • January 13 and March 27, 1912.
  • Handwritten / typewritten.
  • Site: Tarkhan (Kafr Ammar; Akanthopolis) and Heliopolis.
  • Pages 1-20 original pages written by Hilda Petrie.
  • Pages 20bis-21 are copied extracts from journal letters.

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  • Pages 1-20, originals in the Griffith Institute.
  • Pages 20bis-21, originals in the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, University College London.

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  • Photocopies and typescripts of pages 20bis-21 in the Griffith Institute are made from the originals in the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, University College London.

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  • Petrie, W. M. Flinders, G. A. Wainwright, and A. H. Gardiner, Tarkhan I and Memphis V (1913) (OEB 147219) (accessed 23/03/2018).

  • Petrie, W. M. Flinders, Seventy years in archaeology [1931], 223-4 (OEB 147191).

  • Drower, Margaret S., Flinders Petrie: a life in archaeology (1985), 318-23 (OEB 29381).

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  • The journal has been transcribed by Cat Warsi; Francisco Bosch-Puche has proofread it and prepared it for publication on this website.

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