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Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Names:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Collection Creator:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948  Search this
Extent:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 18 cm. x 13 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Glass negatives
Place:
Asia
Iraq
Iraq -- Ninawa -- Mosul
Date:
1903-1916
Scope and Contents:
Handwritten notes accompanying related print in photo file 10, vol. 2 reads, "Mosul. Detail of No.192."
Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.10: Photo File 10 (2 vols.), "Persian Architecture and Landscapes," Subseries 4.10.2: vol. 2; Image No. 194 (Negative Number: 1214). Sketch map. Mosul. Joins No.192."
Arrangement:
- Glass Negatives, chronogically numbered from 1 to 5,075, originally stored in 80 wooden boxes of approximately 50 photographs each, are housed in document boxes and stored on shelves.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.6 04.GN.1214
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Ernst Herzfeld made a first visit to Mosul in Autumn 1903. In winter 1907/1908, Friedrich Sarre and Ernst Herzfeld visited Mosul on their journey to the Euphrates and Tigris valleys. Finally, during WWI, Ernst Herzfeld, together with Herzog Adolf Friedrich zu Mecklenburg, was stationed in Mosul where he redrawn a more accurate plan of the city.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Maps  Search this
Genre/Form:
Glass negatives
Collection Citation:
Ernst Herzfeld Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. Gift of Ernst Herzfeld, 1946
Identifier:
FSA.A.06, Item FSA A.6 04.GN.1214
See more items in:
Ernst Herzfeld Papers
Ernst Herzfeld Papers / Series 4: Photographic Files
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
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