Papers of August Mommsen

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.

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Acquisition Information

Acquired ca. 1920.


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

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