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Diary Transcription: begin page 73
Tuesday, February 23, 1915 (continued)

…finally they were allowed to leave the country. They all had to leave their wives and children behind in Baghdad, and had had no news of them since. [Added later by Mr. Fisher: Mr. Cree was the Baghdad agent of Messrs. Blockey, Hotz and Co., and was the agent of the University Museum during the years of its excavations at Nippur.]
The day was very hot.

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  • Classification
    Documentation-Expedition diary pages
  • Department
    University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology
  • Credit Line
    University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology
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  • Author
    Clarence Stanley Fisher, American, 1876–1941
  • Mentioned on page
    Mr. Cree

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  • Clarence Stanley Fisher

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1876–1941
    • Remarks Archaeologist and architect. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.
  • Mr. Cree

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates