Papers of August Mommsen

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Manuscript notebooks and papers of August Mommsen, ca. 1860-1900.

Administrative / Biographical History

August Mommsen (1821-1913) was the brother of the great classical historian Theodor Mommsen (1817-1903). The subject of his own work was mainly Greek chronology and festivals.

Conditions Governing Access

For admissions procedures see http://www.saclib.ox.ac.uk/sac02libcollspe.htm.

Acquisition Information

Acquired ca. 1920.

Note

Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

None.

Geographical Names