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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 324

Sunday, April 25, 1925 (continued)

Cars emptied:
Line VIII 5:15 to 7:30 am: 54, 8:00 to 12 noon: 152, 1:45 to 5:15: 127
total: 333

Dunham stopped work at noon to prepare for departure for America on Wednesday. Sailing from Alexandria by Dollar S.S. President Harrison.

(1) G 7240
G 7240 Jj: Pit Jj is the Saite pit made in the mastaba G 7240 behind and north of the crude brick chapel.

[ILLUSTRATION]

Finished clearing this pit.

[ILLUSTRATION]

microfilm: end page 324

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
    04/25/1926
  • Author
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Mentioned on page
    Dows Dunham, American, 1890–1984

Tombs and Monuments 1

Photos 1

People 2

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 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.