1875 - 1878 / Directorship of A. DUMONT
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    1876

    Foundation of the Institut de Correspondance hellénique, which brings together Greek and French scholars to exchange academic information about the ancient and modern Greek worlds.

    Academic Activities

    1875-1878

    Dumont's 'triennium' takes on a particular importance in the School's history, with a clearly defined academic policy, the creation of tools for circulating knowledge, and an openness towards all aspects of the ancient and modern Greek worlds (including prehistory, the Byzantine era, and neo-Hellenic languages).

    1876

    Creation, in collaboration with the School at Rome, of the Library of the French Schools at Athens and Rome, of which the purpose is to publish the work of the two Schools' members.

    1877

    Publication of the first volume of the Bulletin de Correspondance hellénique, the FSA's annual journal. Beginning of the exploration of the sanctuary at Delos: this first phase ends in 1894.

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    Archimage is intended to gradually put online the graphic and photographic documents, kept in the Archives service of FSA.

    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    Moschato, Peiraios Ave.-6191
    Moschato, Peiraios Ave. 69 and Adrianopoulou (O.T. 194, property of ASSOS And Co). Maria Raftopoulou (???' ????) reports on the discovery of a prehistoric settlement (Figs. 1, 2). Rectangular bipartite houses were excavated. Their walls were carefully constructed and some of them had herringbone patterns. A hearth was discovered in Building A as well as terracotta and schist roof tiles. The houses had been built along the sides of a stone-paved road. Cairns, structures and pits were revealed in the southern part of the property. It appears that these are the remains of a workshop. Numerous EHII and Mycenaean pottery sherds were found. Some sherds may also date in the MH. In addition, tools and obsidian flakes were collected. The settlement appears to have had more than one construction pha
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