File Petrie MSS 1.33 - Petrie Journal 1920 (El-Lahun)

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Petrie MSS 1.33


Petrie Journal 1920 (El-Lahun)


  • 1920 (Creation)

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  • Copied extracts from journal letters.
  • Entries for March 16, 23 and 30, 1920.
  • Typewritten.
  • Site: El-Lahun (Kahun).

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  • The original journal is in the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, University College London.

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  • Typescript of extracts of journal entries for March 16, 23 and 30, 1920 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. Brunton, and M. A. Murray, Lahun II (1923) (OEB 147094) (accessed 23/03/2018).

  • Petrie, W. M. Flinders, Seventy years in archaeology [1931], 240-1 (OEB 147191).

  • Drower, Margaret S., Flinders Petrie: a life in archaeology (1985), 348-9 (OEB 29381).

  • Drower, Margaret S. (ed.), Letters from the desert: the correspondence of Flinders and Hilda Petrie (2004), 193-7 (OEB 154602).

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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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