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Moving Image Collections

ICFA holds a small collection of black-and-white and color 16mm moving images: the Red Sea Monasteries in Egypt, the Hagia Sophia and Kariye Camii in Istanbul, Turkey, and the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens in Washington, D.C.

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All of the original films are safely stored in ICFA’s cold storage, and the digital copies for these films are available online through Vimeo: Byzantine Institute Films and Dumbarton Oaks Gardens.

The films of the Red Sea Monasteries, Hagia Sophia, and Kariye Camii are part of ICFA's leading archival collection: The Byzantine Institute and Dumbarton Oaks Fieldwork Records and Papers, while the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens film is part of ICFA's general collection. 

For background information about the films, please refer to these blog posts:

Preferred Citation:

Film: [Film Title], [Title of collection], [Identifier number], Image Collections and Fieldwork Archives, Dumbarton Oaks, Trustees for Harvard University, Washington, D.C.

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