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The Directorate of the National Archive of Monuments is the designated authority for the collection, indexing and study of archival material that relates to the historical monuments and archaeological sites in Greece. It oversees the administrative development and history of the Archaeological Service, coordinates the digitization procedures applied by the Regional Authorities of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Tourism. the Directorate is also responsible for maintaining The National Archive of Monuments, an electronic register of comprehensive information on every immovable and movable monument and compiling The Ongoing Catalogue of Listed Archaeological Sites and Monuments of Greece, available in printed and electronic form, which lists the decrees for the conservation of monuments, archaeological sites and places of historical interest in the country, from 1921 onwards.

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