Ernst Herzfeld Papers (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

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Online Archives & Web Resources

The papers of Ernst Herzfeld, a leading scholar of Near Eastern Studies in the early twentieth century, have been made available to the public by the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Department of Islamic Art and Thomas J. Watson Library. The first series of documents consists of architectural drawings and plans made of monuments in Syria, Iraq, Iran and Turkey. New material will continue to be released.