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This is the class document project wiki for ClassHis 60 at Stanford University, Spring Quarter 2011.


The official assignment, with due dates, is located here.
For questions, please email Anise K. Strong.

  1. Master Timeline

  2. Master Map

  3. Sample Page


Master List of Documents:

Some general notes about these documents:
Words in parentheses are uncertain translations, usually due to gaps in the papyrus; "..." indicates a completely missing word from the document. The source, usually from a papyrus archive or inscription collection, is listed; you can find the full names of these archives and sources here: Duke List of Papyri and Inscriptions.

For a great tutorial in how to begin dating and locating these kinds of documents, go to this similar UMich website, the Sibyl.
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Document
Credits
Type of Material
Date
Place
Student
1
Thermouthion
3
slavery, women
1st/2nd cent. CE
Egypt

2
Aurelia Didyme
3
women, law
3rd cent CE
Egypt

3
Kronion's Will
5
family, law
13 June 138 CE
Egypt
Mark Wieland 5 Units
4
Domestic Abuse
3/4
family, law, slavery
4th-5th century CE
Egypt
Gabriela Quintana - 3
5
Marriage Contract
3
women, magic
1st century BCE
Egypt
Nimrah Khan 5 units
6
Veterans' Monument
3
army
2nd century CE
Macedonia

7
Soldiers' Duties
4/5
Army, economy
2nd century CE
Egypt
Ben Poyet 5 Units
8
Emperor's Pep Rally
5
Army, emperor
128 CE
N. Africa

9
Officer's Memorial
3
Army, government
2nd cent CE
Asia Minor
Joseph Masri 3 Units
10
A Civil Servant Remembered
3
Government, family
2nd cent CE
Italy

10
Public Works
5
Army, building
152 CE
Africa
Eric Smith 5 Units
11
Soldiers' families
5
Army, marriage
114-115 CE
Egypt
Taylor Goodspeed 5 Units
12
Rowdy soldiers
3
Army, provinces, travel
238 CE
Thrace

13
Unhappy veterans
3
Army, law
63 CE
Egypt
Ellie Oates, 3 Units
14
Veterans' rights
5
army, law
94 CE
Egypt
John Marley, 5 Units
15
Foster-mother dispute
3
women, labor
49 CE
Egypt

16
L. Antistius
3
public service
early 1st cent. CE
Italy
Dennis Chan, 3 Units
17
Oath of allegiance
3/4
emperor, religion
3 BCE
Paphlagonia
Eric Garret 3 units
18
Praise for Nero
5
emperor, provinces
67 CE
Greece
Brian Guymon 5 units
19
Aristocratic self-praise
4/5
nobles, religion, army
20 CE
Sicily
Daniel Espinel 4 Units
20
Anti-gladiator laws
4/5
laws, gladiators
19 CE
Italy
Henock Dory 5 Units
21
Philanthropy
3/4
philanthropy, public service
?
Italy

22
Goatskin seller
4/5
economy, trade
?
Italy

23
Rags to riches
3/4
agriculture, public service
?
Tunisia

24
Oppressed workers
5
economy, law
2nd cent. CE
Tunisia
Matt Serna
25
Custody Dispute
3/4
family, slaves
120 CE
Egypt

26
Trouble with In-laws
5
family, divorce
186 CE
Egypt

27
Illegitimate heirs
3
family, law
189-194 CE
Egypt
Luis Alamilla
28
Tourist graffiti
4/5
travel, women
130 CE
Egypt
Jason Torres- 5 units
29
A son's letter to Mom
3/4
family, economics
mid-2nd century CE
Egypt
Quadeera Jackson 4 units
30
Traffic Regulations
3
Economics, law
unknown
Rome
Dylan Plofker
31
Self-opening doors
3
Technology, religion
1st century CE
Egypt
Albert Tomasso
32
Pregnancy dispute
3
family, law
2nd century CE
Italy
Leander Love-Anderegg
33
Off to the city for school
5
Education, family
100 CE
Egypt
Lillian McBee, 5 units
34
Labor and economic regulations
5
Economy, law
2nd century CE
Portugal
Miles Unterreiner
35
Tax disputes
5
Economy, law
mid-1st century CE
Egypt
Nat Roth









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