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Diary Transcription:

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Wednesday, October 27, 1915 (continued)

[ILLUSTRATION]

The causeway is earlier than G 5131 and G 5230 but later than G 5020. The exterior chapel of G 5020 is later than G 5110. The big rubble wall north of chapel G 5020 is earlier than G 5230, and than the chapel, but later I think than the causeway.

Thursday, October 28, 1915
day 6

Work on
(1) street east of G 5130
(2) back of G 5031

(1) East of G 5130
The street east of G 5130 crosses a fault which makes a depression in this region.

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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
    10/27/1915; 10/28/1915
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 6

  • G 5020

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5031

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5110

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5130

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5131

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5230

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

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.