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Wilhelm Reinhold Valentiner papers
Records of Samarra Expeditions
S-1: "Samarra Fundjournal." Contains 1161 entries of finds with sketches, location, description, date of discovery, Inventory number and cross-references to photographs and sketchbooks.
S-4: "Samarra." Miscellaneous notes dealing primarily with derivations and meanings of Arabic, Persian and Greek terms
S-4: Airplane photographs of Samarra (British Airforce and British Museum)
S-4: Airplane photographs of Samarra
S-4: "Samarra." Arabic quotations dealing with place-names or the uses of certain words
S-4: List of cases with Inventory numbers
S-5: An outline for the illustrations of a Samarra Publication, "Private Houses and Wall-decorations."
S-5: Copy of the agreement between Prof. Sarre and Herzfeld governing the conduct of the Expedition at Samarra. October 1, 1910
S-5: Herzfeld's "Entwurf für die Publication des Materials von Samarra. Zugleich Inventar des Photographien und Zeichnungen."
S-5: Request from Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gesellschaft ... for a brief report of work at Samarra for the annual report. September 16, 1918
S-5: Draft of Herzfeld letter to the Generalverwaltung der Kőniglichen Museen requesting a position as Assistant on an Expedition in Babylonia or Assyria [1906?]
S-5: Printer's revised estimate of costs of publication of the first two volumes of the Samarra Series. August 11, 1919
S-5: Copy of Prof. Sarre's letter to Exz. von Harnack, President of the Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gesellschaft, requesting funds for the Samarra publications. May 5, 1919
S-6: "Samarra Tagebuch I, Ernst Herzfeld"
S-7: "Samarra, Tagebuch 2. Reise nach Sulaimaniyyah und nach Ktesiphon-Baghdad. Ernst Herzfeld". First pages are bibliographical notes on proposed trip. Trip began (p.6) June 2, 1911; he arrived at Paikuli via Khaniqin June 17th; back in Kerkuk June 24...
S-8: "Samarra, Tagebuch 3. Ernst Herzfeld." Contains description of work in Samarra from October 11, 1911 to January 14, 1912 and trip via Baghdad enroute to Bombay 1911 October 11--1912 January 14