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A number of private collectors donated their treasures to the newly created public institutions. One of them is the general Nicolae Mavros (1786–1868) who gave some precious Arabic-Persian manuscripts to the National Library in 1862. We do not know whether these manuscripts were a family heritage or had been bought by the general himself. This time also witnessed a growing interest in the national past and its values in Romania. In 1860, the Ministry of Cults and Public Instruction entrusted Alexandru Odobescu (1834–1895), a writer, archaeologist and art historian, for the research of the historical and archaeological monuments from all over the country.