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    • King Herod I and the Family

    • This manuscript, is a historical dissertation on the lives of members of King Herod I's family during the Roman Empire's occupation of Judea from 37 B.C.E. to 4 C.E. Herod the Great is one of the most important characters in Jewish history. He...
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    • Herod I, King of Judea, 73-4 B.C.; Mariamne, consort of Herod I, King of Judea, ca. 57-ca. 29 B.C.
    • Potter's House in Old Cairo site plan

    • Original colored architectural drawing in aquarelle, crayon, ink, marker and pencil on canson with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Text in image: UNE MAISON DE POTIERS A VIEUX-CAIRE,...
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    • Potter's House in Old Cairo ground floor plan

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink and pencil on canson with landscape orientation. Scale of 1:50. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Text in image: UNE MAISON DE POTIERS A VIEUX-CAIRE, PLAN DU REZ-DE-CHAUSSÉE À 0 M,02...
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    • Potter's House in Old Cairo elevation drawing

    • Original colored architectural drawing in crayon, gouache and ink on canson with landscape orientation. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Text in image: UNE MAISON DE POTIERS A VIEUX-CAIRE, DIPLOMÉ. Translation of text in image: A POTTER'S...
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    • Potter's House in Old Cairo perspective drawing

    • Original colored architectural drawing in crayon, gouache, ink and pencil on canson with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Text in image: UNE MAISON DE POTIERS A VIEUX-CAIRE, R. WISSA-WASSEF,...
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    • Potter's House in Old Cairo perspective drawing

    • Original colored architectural drawing in crayon, gouache, ink and pencil on canson with landscape orientation. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Text in image: UNE MAISON DE POTIERS A VIEUX-CAIRE, DIPLOMÉ. Translation of text in image: A...
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    • Anti-Mubārak banner

    • Photographer's description: Photos and videos taken in Tahrir Square from 1st Feb./4th Feb./6th Feb./8th Feb./10th Feb./11th Feb./18th Feb./ and so on. Text in Image: مؤهلات مبارك: 1. دبلومة فى البرود 2. دكتوراه فى الخيانة.3. ماجيستير فى البطاله 4....
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Saint Anthony of Egypt manuscripts

    • The manuscripts of Saint Anthony, the first Christian to live a life of consecrated solitude, include correspondence, pedagogy, and excerpted speeches. The letters were written by Saint Anthony to the monks of Kīmān Fāris, or Arsinöe and they...
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    • French College of Daher furniture and structural details

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on calque with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Scale 1:50. Text in image: MISSION LAÏQUE FRANÇAISE, COLLÉGE FRANÇAISE DU DAHER, aménagement d'une salle de manipulations et d'un...
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    • French College of Daher furniture and structural details

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on calque with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Scale 1:50. Text in image: MISSION LAÏQUE FRANÇAISE, COLLÉGE FRANÇAISE DU DAHER, aménagement d'une salle de manipulations et d'un...
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    • French College of Daher furniture and structural details

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink and pencil on optimabond diazo black with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Scale 1:50. Text in image: MISSION LAÏQUE FRANÇAISE, COLLÉGE...
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    • Potter's House in Old Cairo structural details

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on canson with portrait orientation. Text in image: UNE MAISON DE POTIERS, COUPE SUIVANT CD À C, 02 P.M., DIPLOMÉ. Translation of text in image: A POTTER'S HOUSE, CUT TO NEXT CD C, 02 P.M.,...
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    • Reem Saad interview

    • Reem Saad, a social anthropologist and director of the American University in Cairo’s Middle East Studies Center, relates her involvement in the January 25th Revolution. Additionally, she describes the influence of the Tunisian Revolution on the...
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    • American University in Cairo; Ghonim, Wael, 1980-; Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • The Precious Pearl in the Eucharist

    • This manuscript includes the great Anaphora, or prayer of consecration. The holy gifts of bread and wine become the Body and Blood of Christ and are shared by the people. In no other Christian tradition is the matter expressed more starkly than...
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    • Coptic language grammar

    • This manuscript is Iryan Moftah's teachings on the principles of the Coptic langauge in the Bohairic dialect. Iryan Moftah was a Coptic langauge specialist (1626 - 1886). He was appointed to teach Coptic in the newly established College founded by...
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    • Al-Dor al-Muntakhab

    • This text included excerpts of the sayings of Saint John Chrysostom, translated from Greek to Arabic, and thirty-four spiritual essays. The manuscript was composed by Butrus Girgis, and it was handwritten by Yusuf Hanna in 1843. It includes decca,...
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    • French School of Cairo section

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink and pencil on calque with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Scale of 1:50. Text in image: MISSION LAÏQUE FRANÇAISE, AVANT-PROJET POUR UN PETIT LYCEE AVEC JARDIN D'ENFANTS au Lycée...
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    • French School of Cairo enclosure wall detail

    • Copy monochrome architectural drawing on optimabond diazo brown with portrait orientation. Signed by the architect. Text in image: LYCEE FRANCAIS ~ MUR DE CLoTURE, DU LYCEE DE FILLES, RUE EL-KASSED ~ Wissa Wassef Archit. de Caire Ide. fév. 1936....
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    • French School of Cairo kindergarten door detail

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on calque with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Scale of 1:10. Text in image: LYCÉE FRANCAISE, PORTE ET GRILLES DU JARDIN D'ENFANTS: détail à 0, 10 p.m. de Caire 18 fev. 1936,...
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    • French School of Cairo main entrance door detail

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on tracing with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Text in image: DÉTAILS DE MENUISERIE GRANDEUR D'ÉXÉCUTION : GRANDE PORTE D'ENTRÉE, LYCÉE FRANÇAIS DU CAIRE : MUR DE CLÔTURE SUR LA...
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    • French School of Cairo main entrance door detail

    • Original monochrome architectural drawing in ink on optimabond diazo brown with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Text in image: DÉTAILS DE MENUISERIE GRANDEUR D'ÉXÉCUTION : GRANDE PORTE...
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    • French School of Cairo floor plan and elevation

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink and pencil on calque with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Scale of 1:100. Text in image: MISSION LAÏQUE FRANÇAISE, AVANT-PROJET POUR UN PETIT LYCEE AVEC JARDIN D'ENFANTS au Lycée...
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    • French School of Cairo first floor plan

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink and pencil on calque with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Scale of 1:100. Text in image: MISSION LAÏQUE FRANÇAISE, AVANT-PROJET POUR UN PETIT LYCEE AVEC JARDIN D'ENFANTS au Lycée...
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    • French School of Cairo elevations

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on calque with portrait orientation. Signed by the architect. Scale of 1:100. Text in image: MISSION LAÏQUE FRANÇAISE, AVANT-PROJET POUR UN PETIT LYCEE AVEC JARDIN D'ENFANTS au Lycée du Caire,...
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    • Alia Mossallam interview

    • Alia Mossallam is an American University in Cairo alumnus. Mossallam was involved in the sociopolitical movement, Kifāyah, from which she learned of plans for demonstrations on January 25, 2011. She and her friends joined the anti-Mubārak protests...
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    • Kifāyah
    • Ennam Ali interview

    • Ennam Ali is a human resources specialist at multinational corporation in Egypt. She recalls her participation in protests on January 25 and 28 and the subsequent Fridays until Mubārak’s resignation. On January 28, she observed clashes between...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • A. S. interview

    • A. S. is a communication engineer working in a communication company in Egypt. He describes his experiences during the January 25th Revolution and reports his previous participation in demonstrations. The interview documents the use of online...
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    • Ḥizb al-Waṭanī al-Dīmuqrāṭī
    • Asser Yassin interview

    • Asser Yassin is an American University in Cairo alumnus who works as an actor. He is a prominent public figure recognized for his presence in Taḥrīr Square for the first 18 days of the January 25th Revolution. Asser Yassin was among a group of...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Enaam Ali interview

    • Ennam Ali is a human resources specialist at multinational corporation in Egypt. She recalls her participation in protests on January 25th and 28th and the subsequent Fridays until Mubārak’s resignation. On January 28, she observed clashes between...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Joseph Hill interview

    • Joseph Hill is an anthropology professor in the American University in Cairo Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology, and Egyptology. Hill describes his experiences in and around Taḥrīr Square and in his neighborhood of Garden City during...
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    • American University in Cairo; Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Khaled Genena interview

    • Khaled Genena is a Business Manager at the American University in Cairo’s Desert Development Center. He recounts his participation in the January 25th demonstrations, including walking with nearly two thousand people from the Muhandasīn...
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    • American University in Cairo
    • Yara El Hemeily interview

    • Yara El Hemeily is an American University in Cairo graduate student played an active role in the January 25th Revolution. Yara reports that on January 25, she joined the demonstration that started from Mustafa Mahmoud Mosque in Al Muhandasīn and...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • French School of Cairo enclosure wall detail

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on tracing paper with portrait orientation. Signed by the architect. Text in image: LYCEE FRANCAIS ~ MUR DE CLOTURE DU LYCEE DE FILLES RUE El-KASSED -Wissa Wassef-Archct. De Caire Ide. fev....
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    • French School of Cairo enclosure wall detail

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on calque with portrait orientation. Signed by the architect. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Text in image: LYCEE FRANCAIS ~ MUR DE CLÒTURE, DU LYCEE DE FILLES, RUE EL-KASSED ~ Wissa...
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    • French School of Cairo perspective

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink on calque with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Text in image: Mission Laïque Française, Petit Lycée rue El Kassed - R. Wissa Wassef. Translation of text in image: French Lay...
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    • French School of Cairo main entrance door detail

    • Copy monochrome architectural drawing in pencil on optimabond diazo brown with landscape orientation. Signed by the architect. Text in image: MISSION LAÏQUE FRANÇAIS, LYCÉE FRANÇAIS DU CAIRE : PETIT LYCEE ET JARDIN D'ENFANTS, DETAIL GRANDEUR DE...
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    • Potter's House in Old Cairo site plan

    • Original colored architectural drawing in aquarelle, gouache, ink and pencil on canson with landscape orientation. Edits to the original drawing are visible.
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    • Laura Schlichting interview

    • Laura Schlichting is a graduate student and teaching fellow in the American University in Cairo’s Teaching English as a Foreign Language program. She narrates her experiences from January 24 to Feb 11, 2011, during which she visited Taḥrīr Square...
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    • American University in Cairo
    • Malak Rouchdy interview

    • Malak Rouchdy is an assistant professor of sociology in the Department of Sociology, Anthropology, Psychology, and Egyptology at the American University in Cairo. She speaks of her involvement in the demonstrations in Taḥrīr Square from January 25...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Rania Siam interview

    • Rania Siam is an associate professor of Biology at the American University in Cairo. She describes her experiences during the January 25th Revolution, especially during the first 18 days of demonstrations. She returned to Egypt from Montreal when...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Reem Abu Zahra interview

    • Reem Abu Zahra is an American University in Cairo graduate student and a law student at Cairo University. She provides an account of the Egyptian Revolution from January 28 until February 11, 2011. She describes attending demonstrations in Nasr...
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    • Al-Ḥizb Al-Maṣrī Al-Dimuqrāṭī Al-Ijtmāʿī
    • Volume II from Maiamer by Our Holy Father Saint Gregory of Nazianzus

    • This manuscript comprises the second volume of a two volume set. It contains 15 essays that begin with numbers 16 - 30. It consists of laudatory doctrinal essays and sermons written by the Coptic Church Fathers in the fourth century CE, paying...
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    • Apollinaris, Bishop of Laodicea; Claudianus
    • Epiclesis to the Virgin Mary

    • This manuscript is an epiclesis to the Virgin Mary. This invocation of Saint Mary and the Holy Spirit at the consecration of the elements is a common practice in the Coptic Orthodox Church.
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    • Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint
    • Coptic grammar manual on Bohairic dialect

    • This manuscript is Iryan Moftah's manual for teaching Coptic grammar in the newly introduced Bohairic dialect. Moftah introduces rules of modern Greek pronunciation to the antiquated style of the traditional Coptic Orthodox Church.
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    • Coptic language textbook

    • This manuscript is a manual for teaching the Coptic language written by Girgis Morkos of Akhmīm in Egypt.
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    • French School of Cairo stair detail

    • Original black and white architectural drawing in ink and pencil on calque with portrait orientation. Signed by the architect. Scale of 1:50. Text in image: LYCÉE FRANÇAIS ESCALIER DU CAIRE DE LA TRAVÉE CENTRALE DE LA GALERIE DESSERVANT LES CLASSES...
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    • French School of Cairo enclosure wall detail

    • Original monochrome architectural drawing on optimabond diazo brown with portrait orientation. Signed by the architect. Edits to the original drawing are visible. Text in image: LYCEE FRANCAIS ~ MUR DE CLÒTURE, DU LYCEE DE FILLES, RUE EL-KASSED ~...
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    • Anti-Mubārak banner

    • Photographer's description: Photos and videos taken in Tahrir Square from 1st Feb./4th Feb./6th Feb./8th Feb./10th Feb./11th Feb./18th Feb./ and so on. Text in image: انجازات العار لمبارك 1- قتل و تجويع و اذلال و حصار المسلمين فى غزة. 2- قتل و...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Ahmed Ali interview

    • Ahmed Sayed Hussein Ali is an American University in Cairo security guard stationed at the Mohamed Mahmoud street gate of the Tahrir Square campus. He resides outside of Cairo and Giza. Ali’s interview documents the 18 days of demonstrations in...
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    • American University in Cairo. Tahrir Square Campus; Jamʻīyat al-Ikhwān al-Muslimīn
    • Hania El Sholkamy interview

    • Hania Sholkamy is an associate research professor at the American University in Cairo’s Social Research Center. She describes her experiences during the January 25th Revolution and her participation in protests in Muhandasīn and Taḥrīr Square...
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    • Ibrahim Awad interview

    • Ibrahim Awad is a professor in the Department of Public Policy and Administration and the director of the Center for Migration and Refugee Studies at the American University in Cairo. Further, Awad is a member of the Committee of the Wise, a...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Ibrahim Awad interview

    • Ibrahim Awad is a professor in the Department of Public Policy and Administration and the director of the Center for Migration and Refugee Studies at the American University in Cairo. Further, Awad is a member of the Committee of the Wise, a...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Iman Hamdy interview

    • Iman Hamdy is an editor at the American University in Cairo. In this interview, she describes her January 25th Revolution experiences, including her participation in some of the demonstrations in Taḥrīr Square. She provides an account of the...
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    • American University in Cairo; Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Jerry Leach interview

    • Jerry Leach is a professor and director of the Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud Center for American Studies and Research at the American University in Cairo. Leach provides critical observation of the events in Taḥrīr Square during the January 25th...
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    • Mohamed Ali Ahmed interview

    • Mohamed Ali Ahmed is a security guard for the American University in Cairo who resides in Ţūkh. He was stationed at the Mohamed Mahmoud Street gate on the university’s Tahrir Square campus. His account documents the events that took place on...
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    • American University in Cairo. Tahrir Square Campus
    • Sarah Abdel Rahman interview

    • Sarah Abdel Rahman, an undergraduate student at the American University in Cairo, describes her participation in the January 25th Revolution. Sarah recalls her participation in the demonstrations in Taḥrīr Square on January 25 and 28 as well as...
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    • Jamʻīyat al-Ikhwān al-Muslimīn
    • Books of the Torah

    • This manuscript features the five books of the Torah or the Pentateuch. The text includes decca, a typical form of Coptic Orthodox illustration.
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    • Bible. O.T. Pentateuch
    • Books of the Torah

    • This manuscript features three books of the Torah or the Pentateuch, including Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy. The book is described as the property of Fahim Moftah.
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    • Bible. O.T. Pentateuch
    • Books of the Old Testament

    • This manuscript includes books of the Old Testament with notes and commentary about their interpretation according to the Coptic Orthodox faith. Chapters from the books of Joshua, Judges, Samuel, First Kings, and Second Kings are included.
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    • Bible. Arabic
    • Gospel of Mark

    • Gospel of Mark with a general introduction and commentary interpreted according to the doctrines of the Coptic Orthodox Church.
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    • Bible. Arabic
    • Gospel of Luke

    • Gospel of Luke with a general introduction and commentary interpreted according to the doctrines of the Coptic Orthodox Church.
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    • Bible. Arabic
    • Gospel of John

    • Gospel of John with a general introduction and commentary interpreted according to the doctrines of the Coptic Orthodox Church.
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    • Bible. Arabic
    • The Unity of Mercy and Justice

    • This manuscript, entitled Al-Rahmah wal Adl Talaqiyyan, is a dissertation on the divine justice and mercy of God according to Coptic Orthodox Church dogma. It describes the book of Genesis.
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    • Calendar of the Coptic Orthodox Easter

    • Calendar of the Coptic Orthodox Easter date which was set by Demetrius I, Bishop of Alexandria and the Ecumenical Council of Nicaea.
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    • Council of Nicaea (1st : 325). Creed
    • Man holding an anti-Mubārak banner

    • Mubārak is portrayed as a pharoah in the banner. Phototgraphers' description: photos and video of Jan 29-Feb 11, 2011, Protests (downtown) & celebration in Maadi. Text in image: لا ااتخريب There's no other choice!!!! MUBARAK YOU ARE FIRED Expired...
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-
    • Anti-Mubārak graffiti written in chalk on the street

    • Phototgraphers' description: photos and video of Jan 29-Feb 11, 2011, Protests (downtown) & celebration in Maadi. Text in image: يسقط الطاغ - ارحل يا ظالم. Translation of Text in image: Down with the dictator - Leave you oppressor.
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    • Mubārak, Muḥammad Ḥusnī, 1928-

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