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Petrie, Sir William Matthew Flinders, (1853-1942), Knight, Egyptologist

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Surname: Petrie
Pretitle: Sir
Forenames: William Matthew Flinders
Gender: Male
Date: 1853-1942
Biography: ODNB link for Petrie, Sir William Matthew Flinders (1853-1942) Knight Egyptologist
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P155664 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P22722 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Sir William Matthew Flinders Petrie
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1880-1935: notebooks, journals and papers
London University: University College, Department of Egyptology
See Guide to archives and MSS in University of London vol 1 1984
1873-1880: letters to his wife and papers
National Maritime Museum: The Caird Library and Archive
NRA 30121 Nat Maritime Mus
1889-1891: corresp
Palestine Exploration Fund
NRA 16370 Palestine Fund
corresp and papers rel to the Egypt Exploration Society
Egypt Exploration Society
NRA 43014
1880-1933: journals (on loan), notebooks (2 vols), photographs (8 vols)
Oxford University: Griffith Institute
NRA 41265 Petrie
notebooks (8)
Oxford University: Sackler Library
NRA 28493 Ashmolean Mus
1912-1913: lecture notes
Wellcome Collection
letters (21) to Aquila Dodgson
Oxford University: Griffith Institute
See Malek et al, The Archive of the Griffith Institute, 1997
1878-1904: letters (c27) to Sir Francis Galton
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
NRA 19968 Galton
1896-1926: corresp with JL Myres
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 28774 Myres
1921-1924: corresp with John Sebelien
London University: University College London (UCL) Special Collections
c1914-1918: letters to CG Seligman rel to the Sudan
London University: London School of Economics Library, Archives and Special Collections
NRA 41481 Seligman