Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary

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Thompson, Margaret
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American numismatist. Born Trenton, New Jersey, 22. 2. 1911, died Haverford, Pennsylvania, 29. 2. 1992. Studied at Radcliffe College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, taking her BA in 1931. Then taught English in a Junior High School. 1937–1940 and 1948 assistant at the American School of Classical Studies in Athens (ASCSA); intervening period working for the Greek War Relief Association in New York. 1949 Assistant Curator of Greek coins, 1969–1979 Chie…

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Krmnicek, Stefan, “Thompson, Margaret”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2014). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon. Herausgegeven von Peter Kuhlmann und Helmuth Schneider. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 6. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2012). Consulted online on 20 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00702>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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