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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms alb-BD2:43
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  different dimensions
Extent:  4 foll. + 2 portraits
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 4
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  1a - 2b
Language:  English
Place:  Edinburgh
Date:  1913-09-14
Short summary:  Thanking for Chinese volume. Has found interesting note connecting Assyrian, Armenian and Chinese dragons.
Person:  Sayce, Archibald Henry, 1845 (Shirehampton, near Bristol)-1933 (Bath), Orientalist, Philologist, author
Person:  Dawkins, William Boyd, Sir, 1837 (Buttington, near Welshpool)-1929 (Bowdon, Cheshire), Paleontologist, Geologist, Antiquarian, addressee
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 4
Type of element:  poem
Extent:  3a
Language:  English
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1900-1933?
Short summary:  Journal reproduction of a photograph of professor A. H. Sayce.
Person:  Sayce, Archibald Henry, 1845 (Shirehampton, near Bristol)-1933 (Bath), Orientalist, Philologist, portrayed
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 3 of 4
Type of element:  portrait
Extent:  4a
Language:  German
Place:  s.l.
Date:  1860-1890?
Short summary:  Photograph of Heinrich Schliemann.
Person:  Schliemann, Heinrich, 1822 (Neubukow, Mecklenburg)-1890 (Napoli), Archaeologist, portrayed
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 4 of 4
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  5a - 5b
Language:  English
Place:  London
Date:  1877-12-17
Short summary:  Had hoped to meet Evans. Very ill will go to Würzburg to get cured. Would like to be a meber of the Athenaeum. Will Evans speak to Lord Houghton about it?
Person:  Schliemann, Heinrich, 1822 (Neubukow, Mecklenburg)-1890 (Napoli), Archaeologist, author
Person:  Evans, John, Sir, 1823 (Burnham, Buckinghamshire)-1908 (Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire), Paper manufacturer, Archaeologist, Numismatist, addressee ?
Person:  Milnes, Richard Monckton, 1st Baron Houghton, 1809 (Westminster)-1885 (Vichy), Politician, Author, person referred to
Institutions, associations, works etc. referred to:  Athenaeum Club. Pall Mall (Association)
COMMENTS
Comments:  Foll. 1-2 (178 x 115 mm) a letter from A. H. Sayce; fol. 3 (65 x 48 mm) a portrait of Sayce; fol. 4 (88 x 58 mm) a photograph of Heinrich Schliemann; foll. 5-6 (157 x 100 mm) a letter from Henry (= Heinrich) Schliemann.
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