Guide to the Antony E. Raubitschek Papers

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
December 2010
Copyright © 2015 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.


Call Number: SC1006
Creator: Raubitschek, A. E., (Antony Erich), 1912-1999
Title: Antony E. Raubitschek papers
Dates: 1946-1955
Physical Description: 0.5 Linear feet
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Phone: (650) 725-1022

Administrative Information


Materials were the gift of the Bryn Mawr College Archives, 2010.

Information about Access

The materials are open for research use.

Cite As

Antony E. Raubitschek Papers (SC1006). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical note

At the time of his death in 1999, Antony E. Raubitschek was the Sadie Dernham Patek Professor of Humanities Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Classics at Stanford University. Educated at the University of Vienna, he joined the Princeton Institute for Advanced Study in 1938 and taught at Yale before moving to Stanford in 1963 as Professor of Classics.

Scope and Contents note

This collection pertains to Raubitschek’s interest in Greek ostraka and the historical knowledge generated from their study; included in the collection are his historiography notes, correspondence, lists of ostraka, and photographs of ostraka. Correspondents include Eugene Vanderpool, C. W. J. Eliot, A. W. Gomme, James W. Alexander, Kurt Latte, and Kendrick Pritchett.

Access Terms

Alexander, James W.
Eliot, C. William J.
Gomme, A. W., (Arnold Wycombe)
Latte, Kurt, 1891-1964.
Pritchett, Kendrick.
Vanderpool, Eugene, 1906-
Inscriptions, Greek.

Collection Contents

Box 1, Folder 1

Memorial Resolution by Stanford faculty on Antony E. Rautischek 2000

Box 1, Folder 2

Historiography notes: A; includes letters from Eugene Vanderpool, 1954, and typescript paper “Das Datislied”

Box 1, Folder 3

Historiography notes: B-E; includes letters from Glenn [no last name on University of Pennsylvania letterhead], 1955, and C. W. J. Eliot, 1955; and typescript paper “Damon” in German

Box 1, Folder 4

Historiography notes: H-K; include typescript papers “Theopompos on Hyperbolos” and “The Recall of Cimon”; and letters from A. W. Gomme, 1954, and Ben [no last name on American Philological Association letterhead], 1954

Box 1, Folder 5

Historiography notes: M; includes letters from C. W. J. Eliot, 1955, James W. Alexander (with copy of a paper), 1958, Kurt Latte (in German), 1954, and Eugene Vanderpool, 1954

Box 1, Folder 6

Historiography notes: N-S; includes letters from Gene [Vanderpool] 1953 and Kendrick Pritchett, 1955

Box 1, Folder 7

Historiography notes: T-X; includes correspondence between Raubitschek and Norman [no last name] in Augusta, 1954

Box 1, Folder 8

Historiography notes: miscellaneous

Box 1, Folder 9

List of known ostraka

Box 1, Folder 10

The American Excavations in the Athenian Agora: Check List of Ostraka arranged by name and inventory number 1946 Dec

Box 1, Folder 11

The American Excavations in the Athenian Agora: Ostraka: group lists 1947 Feb

Box 1, Folder 12

Ostraka: List with hand-drawn illustrations circa 1955

Box 1, Folder 13

Ostraka: photographs

Box 1, Folder 14

Agora excavations, Athens: notes, illustrations, and photographs