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microfilm: begin page 261

Tuesday, March 23, 1926
Day of rest.

Dunham and I worked on G 7000 X.
Fine weather at last.

(1) G 7000 X
Removed Nos. 268 (23)-(66), 269 - 277, 278 (1)-(18), 279 - 282.
No. 268 (23)-(66) Continued western segment of wing.
Took photo *B5925 of inlays under 268.
It was now possible to remove the southeast leg of chair ii which has stood so long in the way.
No. 274: Copper basis and paw of southeast leg ii.
Nos. 271, 275, 279: Were fold bands of various origin.
Nos. 277 and 278: Parts of wing dropped down.
Nos. 280 and 282: Upper part southeast leg of ii.
*A3735

Wednesday, March 24, 1926
One hundred and seventh day of work.

Fine weather.

Workmen:
ninety-five (95)

Work on:
(1) street 7100 S
(2) G 7140 Z [= G 7135]
(3) G 7150 C
(4) G 7240i
(5) G 7070
(6) G 7000 X

Cars emptied:
Line VII to 8:00 am: 75, 55, 8:30 to noon: 185, 123, 1:00 to 5:00 pm: 160, 106
total: 420, 284

microfilm: end page 261

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
    03/23/1926; 03/24/1926
  • Mentioned on page
    Dows Dunham, American, 1890–1984
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942

Tombs and Monuments 7

Photos 1

People 3

Modern People

  • Dows Dunham

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1890–1984
    • Remarks Egyptologist; Curator; Assistant Curator, Egyptian Department, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.
  • George Andrew Reisner

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • 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.
  • 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.