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Photographing the Manuscripts

The expedition to photograph the Gunda Gunde collection was sponsored by the Hill Museum and Manuscript Library at St. John's University, Collegeville, MN.

The following team is credited for undertaking this expedition:

  • Michael Gervers, Professor, University of Toronto
  • Ewa Balicka-Witakowska, Professor Emeritus, Uppsala University, Sweden
  • Jan Retsö, Professor Emeritus, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Denis Nosnitsin, Deputy Professor of Ethiopian Studies, Hamburg University, Germany
  • Gordon Belray, Information Architect and Imaging System Administrator, U of T Libraries, Information Technology Services
  • Berhanu Kebede, Guide and Translator, Mekelle, Tigray, Ethiopia

Metadata Production

Ge'ez metadata has been created by Witold Witakowski, a Faculty member in Uppsala University’s Department of Linguistics and Philology