From Paper Mill to Archives: The Jerusalem documents in the National Library of Bulgaria

by Orlin Sabev After two prospections missions conducted at the National Library of Bulgaria (Sofia) by Louise Corvasier, Vincent Lemire and Yann Potin (December 2016; June 2017) and with the help and support of Milena Koleva-Zvancharova, Head of the Oriental Collections Department of the NLB, Open Jerusalem research collaborators Orlin Sabev and Stoyanka Kenderova completed the archival description of the two important fonds (283 and 283A) for the history of Ottoman Jerusalem. The prevailing number of documents related to the history of Jerusalem in … Continue reading From Paper Mill to Archives: The Jerusalem documents in the National Library of Bulgaria