Diary of D.G. Hogarth concerning travels in Turkey
Diary of D.G. Hogarth concerning travels in Turkey in 1890 with Arthur Cayley Headlam. On the second folio there is a reference to a solar eclipse on 17 June which dates the manuscript to 1890.
- Creation: Jun-Sep 1890
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. 9496].
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 9496
Diary of D.G. Hogarth concerning travels in Turkey.
Biographical / Historical
David George Hogarth (1862-1927) was an archaeologist and traveller. He was Keeper of the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, from 1909 until his death, interrupted by war work for naval intelligence and as director of the Arab Bureau in Cairo. For further information see the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
The diary was given to the Library of the School of Geography by A.F. Martin in October 1950. It was transferred to the Radcliffe Science Library when the Geography Library closed.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Radcliffe Science Library to the Bodleian Library in December 2013.
- Catalogue of the Diary of D.G. Hogarth concerning Travels in Turkey
- Finding aid prepared by Lucy McCann
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