1. Oral History with Ercüment Atabay on May 19, 2011

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    Ercüment Atabay (born in 1922 in Istanbul, Turkey) was a professor of humanities at Robert College and Boğaziçi University. In the 1940s and 1950s, he assisted Robert Van Nice with survey work…

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    • Red Sea Monasteries, Egypt

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      This film illustrates the Red Sea Monasteries in Egypt in 1930, the first official project conducted by the Byzantine Institute. It shows general exterior views and the surrounding landscape, and…

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      • Hagia Sophia, Istanbul: Apse Mosaic of Virgin and Child, Version 2

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        This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. It shows a close-up view of the apse mosaic of the Virgin and…

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        • Hagia Sophia, Istanbul: Restoration of the North Tympanum Mosaics, Part 3

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          This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. It shows Thomas Whittemore and the fieldworkers cleaning and restoring…

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          • Hagia Sophia, Istanbul: Restoration of the North Tympanum Mosaics, Part 1

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            This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. It shows Thomas Whittemore and the fieldworkers cleaning and restoring…

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            • Hagia Sophia, Istanbul: Restoration of the North Tympanum Mosaics, Part 2

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              This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. It shows Thomas Whittemore and the fieldworkers cleaning and restoring…

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              • Hagia Sophia, Istanbul: Conservation Techniques for Mosaics, Part 3

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                This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. It shows Thomas Whittemore examining an arch needing repair and…

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                • Hagia Sophia, Istanbul: Conservation Techniques for Mosaics, Part 2

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                  This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. It illustrates the Archangel mosaic and the fieldworkers drilling…

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                  • Hagia Sophia, Istanbul: Conservation Techniques for Mosaics, Part 1

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                    This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, Turkey. It illustrates the Archangel mosaic and the fieldworkers drilling…

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                    • Kariye Camii, Istanbul: Restoration of the Mosaics in the Exonarthex

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                      This film documents the conservation and restoration work carried out by the Byzantine Institute at Kariye Camii in Istanbul, Turkey. It illustrates the exterior of Kariye Camii, interior of the outer…

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