Yannis Sakellarakis and Efi Sapouna Sakellaraki Papers


Collection Number: GR GL YES 125
Name(s) of Creator(s): Yannis Sakellarakis (1934-2010), Efi Sapouna Sakellaraki
Title: Yannis Sakellarakis and Efi Sapouna Sakellaraki Papers
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Quantity: 22 linear meters
Language(s): Greek, English, French, German
Summary: The material consists of files related to the excavation projects of the two archaeologists, published and unpublished lectures, exhibitions, various posts (professional and on various committees in Greece and abroad), personal and professional correspondence, photographic material etc.
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Efi Sapouna-Sakellarakis, 2012, 2015, 2016.
Information about Access: The papers are not available for research.

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Yannis Sakellarakis (1934-2010) was a Greek archaeologist of international calibre who specialized in Minoan prehistory. He was the excavator of many sites including Archanes, the Idean Cave, and Zominthos on Crete, as well as on Kythera. His life partner and archaeologist Efie Sapouna Sakellaraki has served the Greek Ministry of Culture from various posts and excavated many sites on the islands of Euboea and Crete (Archanes and Zominthos).