1950 - 1969 / Directorship of G. DAUX
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    1962

    Creation of a post of Official Librarian, and, in 1966, of a post of sub-librarian.

    1962-1964

    Construction of a new building, home to the technical services that are beginning to expand with staff recruited locally (e.g. the photograph library, library of plans, and drawing office).

    Academic activities

    A certain number of new initiatives are launched at the traditional sites (Delos, Malia and Thasos), and the School begins new work at sites where it had previously excavated, such as Argos, Dikili Tash and Lato.

    1952

    Resumption of excavations on the agora at Argos.

    1961

    Franco-Greek excavations of the Neolithic tell of Dikili Tash. Excavations of the northern residential areas at Delos.

    1962

    Emergency excavations at Medeon in Phocis, on the site of the future aluminium factory of Pechiney Aluminium in Greece.

    1966

    Beginning of excavations of the Protopalatial district in Malia ('Mu Quarter').

    1967

    Work is resumed on the historical site of Lato (Crete).

    1968

    The FSA offers assistance to the exploratory excavation of the Neolithic cave at Kitsos (Laurion).

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    Thasos - Acropole ; Athénaion (sanctuaire d'Athéna), GTh 65 - L10034-016

    rempart sanctuaire, mur, trace, rocher parement externe Matériau : marbre,
    Archimage is intended to gradually put online the graphic and photographic documents, kept in the Archives service of FSA.

    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    KIFISSIA, Deligianni 39-6060
    Kifissia, Deligianni 39 (O.T. 174A, property of Sarantopoulou). Maria Stefanopoulou (B' ????) reports on the discovery of houses and burials (Fig. 1). The area attests to a long use from the EH to the Byzantine periods. A floor and EH pottery sherds are the only remains of the earlier phase. Late Geometric pottery sherds may indicate that the area was inhabited during this period too. Part of a Late Archaic building was excavated, consisting of rubble walls. Seven ditches, 2 cairns and 2 pits containing EH and Archaic pottery sherds are contemporary to this building. A stone paved area, 2 walls and 5 cairns are dated to the early Classical period. From the second half of the 5th c. B.C. the area was converted to a cemetery. A peribolos wall of rectangular stone blocks was excavated. Th
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