Personal Papers Given to the Gennadius Library

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, former President of the Hellenic Republic.

Note: The collections are presented alphabetically according to the name of either the creator or the subject of each collection. Dates of birth and death are given next to the heading of each entry, providing some evidence for the date of the material contained within. 


LIST OF COLLECTIONS

Elli Alexiou (1894-1988)
Ali Pasha (1744-1822)
David Balfour (1903-1909)
Loukas Bellos (1848-1913)
Philip B. Betancourt Collection of Postcards
Xavier Bordes (1944- )
Konstantinos Bouras (1913-1940)
Katharine Butterworth (1931-2018)
Demetrios Capetanakis (1912-1944)
George Constantin (1833-1891). See below Thomas Hewett Waterman.
The Corfu Archive (1506-1888)
Cretan Postcards Collection (1866-1913)
Eugene Dalleggio (1888-1983)
Foivos Delphis (1909-1988)
Cali Doxiadi


DRAGOUMIS FAMILY

Markos A. Dragoumis (1770-1855)
Nikolaos M. Dragoumis (1809-1879)
Euphrosyne N. Dragoumis (1818-1915)
Markos N. Dragoumis (1840-1904)
Eliza St. Dragoumis (1851-1931)
Zoe N. Dragoumis (1843-1894)
Marika N. Dragoumis (1846-1941)
Joseph Arthur de Gobineau (1816-1882)
Stephanos N. Dragoumis (1842-1923)
Stephanos and Eliza Dragoumis Family
Philippos St. Dragoumis (1890-1980)
Ion St. Dragoumis (1878-1920)


Odysseus Elytis (1911-1996) See also: Xavier Bordes; and Antigone Kasolea
Nikos Fandrides (1888-1914)
Nikos Fokas (1927- )
Ford Foundation in Greece (1970-1982)
Amvrosios Frantzis (1869-1953)
Ioannis Frantzis (1909-1984)
William M. Frick (1919-2014)
Giannis Galanos-Panitsas (1930s-2014)
Georgios Galavaris-Kurt Weitzmann Collection
George Gennadius (1786-1854)
Joannes Gennadius (1844-1932)
Nikos Hadjikyriakos-Ghikas (1906-1995)
Margarita Karapanou (1946-2008)
Konstantinos D. Karavidas (1890-1973)
Ioannis Karavitis (1883-1949) - See below George Petsivas
Marie Karadja Johnson
Vasilis Kazantzis (-)
Antigone Kasolea (1915-2010)
George Kastriotis (1910-1969)
Andreas Kordellas (1836-1909)
Dimitry Levidis (1886-1951)
Yorgos and Spyros Loulakakis
Margarita Lymberaki (1919-2001)
Konstantinos Mangakis Collection
Spyridon Marinatos (1901-1974)
Alexandros Matsas (1911-1969)
P. Matzaroglou Collection of Cretan Postcards
Nikolaos G. Mavris (1899-1978)
Evi Melas (1930-2010)
Melas Family
Paul Merchant
Dimitri Mitropoulos (1896-1960)
Monastery of Great Lavra (Mt Athos)
David Richard Morier (1784-1877)
Konstantinos Mousouros (1807-1891)
Pavlos Mylonas (1915-2005)
Michalis Myridakis
Stratis Myrivilis (1890-1969)
Paul Nor - See below Vasilis Tsimbidaros
Konstantinos Oikonomos (1780-1857)
Elias Papademetrakopoulos (1930- )
Georgios Papaioannou (1900-1986)
Yorgis Pavlopoulos (1924-2008)
Patriarchate of Antioch (1820-1830)
Dimitris P. Petrokokkinos (1861-1941)
Elias Petropoulos (1928-2003 )
George Petsivas (1946-2018)
Rolando Pieraccini
Panayiotis Pipinelis (1899-1970)
Lynn and Gray Poole
René Puaux (1878-1936)
Vangelis Raptopoulos (1959- )
Kleon R. Rangavis (1842-1917)
Yannis Sakellarakis (1934-2010) and Efi Sapouna Sakellaraki
Rovertos Saragas (1927-1979)
Heinrich Schliemann (1822-1890) - See also Lynn and Gray Poole
Sophia Schliemann (1852-1932) - See Heinrich Schliemann
Alec Scouffi (1886-1932)
Seferiadis Family
George Seferis (1900-1971)
Takis Sinopoulos (1917-1981) - See also Paul Merchant
Stephanos Skouloudis (1838-1928)
Giannis Skaribas - Stathopoulos Collection
Skouze-Grypari Family
Athanasios Souliotis-Nikolaidis (1878-1945)
Bernhard Steffen (1844-1891) - See above William M. Frick
Bayard Stockton (1930-2006)
Dorothy H. Sutton (1878-1970)
Angelos Terzakis (1907-1979)
George Theotokas (1905-1966)
Spyridon Theotokis (1876-1940)
Peter Topping (1916-2003)
Constantine Tsatsos (1899-1987) and Ioanna Tsatsou (1909-2000)
Vasilis Tsimbidaros (1919 - 2002)
Emmanuel I. Tsouderos (1882-1956)
Nikos Vassilikos (1898-1989)
Vassilis Vassilikos (1935- )
Kostas Varnalis (1884-1974)
Theodore Vavayannis (1905-1988)
Elias Venezis (1904-1973)
Demetrius Vikelas (1835-1908) - See above Marie Karadja Johnson
Constantine Vovolinis (1913-1970)
Andreas Vourloumis (1910-1999)
Francis R. Walton (1910-1989)
Thomas Hewett Waterman (1846-1921)
Kurt Weitzmann (1904-1993) - See above George Galavaris
William Aigner Wigram (1872-1953)