1875 - 1878 / Directorship of A. DUMONT
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    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


    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).


    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.


    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.

    ARCHIMAGE : The latest pictures

    Delphes - Kastri - A16

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

    Archaeology in Greece ONLINE

    Athens, Koukaki, M. Mpotsari 3 (property of A. Ioannidi). Giannis Maurokefalidis (?' ????) reports on the discovery of a 5th c. B.C. cemetery (Figs. 1, 2). 17 burials were excavated: 14 pit graves and three pyres. The pyres and 6 of the pit graves were rock cut. The burial offerings include lekythoi, some of which black-figure, seashells, 5 terracotta figurines (4 of birds and 1 of a man), a metal ring and pottery sherds.
    A collaborative project with the BSA.