Personal Papers

The BSA Archive contains a variety of personal papers of archaeologists, architects, antiquarians and historians, who visited Greece before the foundation of the British School. Some of them include:

  • Sylvia Benton (1887–1985)
  • Robert C. Bosanquet (1871–1935)
  • Mark Cameron (1939–1984)
  • Hector W. Catling (1924–2013)
  • Stewart S. Clarke (1897–1924)
  • J. Nicolas Coldstream (1927–2008)
  • Keppel Craven (1779–1851)
  • Vincent R.d’A. Desborough (1914–1978)
  • George Finlay (1799–1875) *
  • William Gell (1777–1836)
  • Vronwy Hankey (née Fischer) (1916–1998)
  • Frederick W. Hasluck (1878–1920)
  • Margaret M. Hasluck (née Hardie) (1885–1948)
  • George Patrick Henderson (1915–2004)
  • Walter A. Heurtley (1882–1955)
  • Winifred Lamb (1894–1963)
  • Noel-Baker Family Papers (1830–2011)
  • Humfry Payne (1902–1936)
  • Francis C. Penrose (1817–1903)
  • Emily Penrose (1858–1942)
  • John Pendlebury Family Papers (1904–1964)
  • William Flinders Petrie (1853–1942)
  • Mervyn R. Popham (1927–2000)
  • A. Colin Renfrew (1937– )
  • L. Hugh Sackett Papers (1928–2020)
  • Mercy Money-Coutts Seiradakis (1910–1993)
  • Peter Ucko (1938–2007)
  • Michael and Avra Ward Papers (1918–2011)
  • Helen Waterhouse (née Thomas) (1913–1999)
  • Richard Ernest Wycherley (1909–1986)
*within the George Finlay collection are also the papers of:
  • John Finlay (1774–1833)
  • Frank Abney-Hastings (1794–1828)
  • George Jarvis (1797–1828)