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Diary Transcription:

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Monday, November 30, 1914 (continued)

G 5230
Room O in G 5230 N, continued sand. Hole broken through slip into northern serdab.
[ILLUSTRATION]
Stone found in debris in front.

Reports of obstinate fighting in Poland near Lodz. Germans claim a victory - probably referring to the fighting during their forward movement towards Lodz. Russians claim to have checked this advance but say fighting not finished.

Tuesday, December 1, 1914

South weather appears to have died out. Steady cold north wind all day.

Work continued on pits in G 5221, on section in front of G 5230.

[ILLUSTRATION]

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Details

  • Classification
    Documentation-Expedition diary pages
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Display Page Dates
    11/30/1914; 12/01/1914
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 8

  • G 5221

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5230

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5233

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5234

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5235

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5330

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5333

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • WWI

    • Site Name Other

Published Documents 3

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1867–1942
    • Remarks Egyptologist, archaeologist; Referred to as "the doctor" and "mudir" (Arabic for "director") in the excavation records. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.