The American School's time capsule for future generations


Personal Papers and Archives

The Archives of the School comprise administrative records (AdmRec) concerning the function and mission of the School, excavation records (ExcRec) from American archaeological projects in Greece, and personal papers of American archaeologists working in Greece. They also contain the personal papers of many leading Greek historical and cultural figures of the 19th to the 20th centuries, among them Heinrich Schliemann, the excavator of Troy and Mycenae, Nobel Prize winners George Seferis and Odysseus Elytis, composer and conductor Dimitris Mitropoulos, and Constantine Tsatsos, President of the Hellenic Republic.


At the East Wing of the Gennadius Library
61 Souidias
Athens, GR 10676

Visiting Hours

Archives are open Mon-Fri, 9:30 – 15:30, by appointment only. Prior to their visit, researchers are asked to fill in and submit electronically an application form. Material (up to three boxes each time) is delivered twice a day, at 10:00 and 13:00. Orders have to be placed before 10:00 and 13:00 respectively.

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June 3, 2019

June 17, 2019 (Pentecost)

July 4, 2019

August 12 -16, 2019

Note: The Archives at the East Wing of the Gennadius Library will remain open during the closure of the Gennadius Library (May 20 - August 18, 2019), except for the days announced above.


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May 22, 2019

University of Chicago students visit the ASCSA Arhives

Jonathan Hall, Professor of History and Classics at The University of Chicago, with his students at the ASCSA Archives.

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May 16, 2019

Blegen Library’s re-opening

Blegen Library’s reclassification project is nearly complete and the library will re-open on Wednesday June 5th for ASCSA members only and on June 10th for visitors.

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May 10, 2019

ΑΓΓΕΛΟΣ ΤΕΡΖΑΚΗΣ  «Αγωνιών και άγρυπνος»  Αθήνα, 13 Μαΐου 2019

Το Τμήμα Θεατρικών Σπουδών του ΕΚΠΑ, σε συνεργασία με το Εθνικό Θέατρο, διοργανώνει Επιστημονική Ημερίδα, με αφορμή τα σαράντα χρόνια από το θάνατο του Άγγελου Τερζάκη. Η Ημερίδα έχει τεθεί υπό την Αιγίδα του Υπουργείου Πολιτισμού και Αθλητισμού και θα πραγματοποιηθεί τη Δευτέρα 13 Μαΐου 2019 στην Αίθουσα Εκδηλώσεων του Εθνικού Θεάτρου.

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