Fondation Georges et Mathilde Salem - HMML Repository

Fondation Georges et Mathilde Salem

Collection of the Georges and Mathilde (Matilde) Salem Foundation, whose founders were members of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church, comprising about half of the manuscripts collected by the Syriac Catholic priest Paul Sbath. Includes a diverse array of both Christian and Muslim materials, such as treatises on grammar, logic, language, law, theology, and other topics, primarily in Arabic.


  • Collection

  • Country

    Syria
  • City

    Aleppo
  • Repository

    Fondation Georges et Mathilde Salem
  • Project Codes

    GAMS
  • Project Numbers

    GAMS 00778-01349
  • Type

    Digital
  • Digital Surrogates

    503
  • Date Preserved

    2007-2009
  • HMML Reading Room (first record)

  • Languages

    Arabic; Greek; Syriac; Latin; Italian; Arabic Garshuni; Persian; Turkish; Coptic
  • Bibliography

    Paul Sbath, Bibliothèque de manuscrits Paul Sbath, prêtre syrien d’Alep: Catalogue, 3 vols. (1928-1934); Francisco del Río Sánchez, Catalogue des manuscrits de la fondation Georges et Mathilde Salem (Alep, Syrie) (2008).
  • Reading Room Collections

  • Uncataloged Collections