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Jay Bisno Egyptology and Biblical Archaeology papers

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-041-s

Content Description

This accession contains papers, files, research materials, lecture notes and reference works compiled by Jay Bisno and pertaining to the subjects of Egyptology, Biblical Archaeology and the Ancient Near East. Included in this collection are textual studies in political, socio-economic, literary and religious texts along with special emphasis on Syro-Palestine. This material provides an in depth analysis of the linguistic, textual and archaeological analysis of the Old Testament in conjunction with contemporaneous Near Eastern texts.

Acquisition Type



Gift of Jay and Alice Bisno

Restrictions Apply



  • 1840 - 2005


20 Linear feet (19 boxes) (2 maps)


19 boxes of archival papers and materials 2 cloth maps of the Middle East and Egypt 108 boxes of books (to Gifts for evaluation)