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Description

Caption: "Excavation of the Athenian Agora. The uncovering of this ancient market place, which is being carried out by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, has entailed the buying and demolishing of 370 houses and the excavation of sixteen acres of land in the heart of the modern city. The Foundation has contributed toward this project. RF photo #21096

Creator

Rockefeller Foundation

Source

Rockefeller Archive Center, Rockefeller Foundation records, photographs, series 749R, box 160, folder 3050

Date

1934-09-13

Rights

To the extent that the donor owns copyright in these materials, he/she has given the Rockefeller Archive Center the authority to grant permission to cite and publish material from the collection for scholarly purposes; however, copyright in some items may be held by their respective creators. Please consult an archivist for further details.

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Type

image

Identifier

002833

Spatial Coverage

Athens (Greece) Greece

Citation

Rockefeller Foundation, “Agora excavations,” 100 Years: The Rockefeller Foundation, accessed September 20, 2020, https://rockfound.rockarch.org/digital-library-listing/-/asset_publisher/yYxpQfeI4W8N/content/agora-excavations