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Diary Transcription:

microfilm: begin page 1182

Sunday, May 15, 1932
G 2210
G 2210 A: Down 13.5 meters sand. Floor of doorway at 13 meters, pit goes further down.

Monday, May 16, 1932
G 2210
G 2210 A: Clearing burial chamber I, sand in the doorway, salat, rakash and dubsh in burial chamber.

[ILLUSTRATION]

Tuesday, May 17, 1932
Day of rest.

Wednesday, May 18, 1932
G 2210
G 2210 A: Clearing of burial chamber I, salat, rakash, dubsh.

Thursday, May 19, 1932
G 2210
G 2210 A: Clearing of burial chamber I, salat rakash, dubsh.

Tuesday, May 24, 1932
Day of rest.
H. Handrick on holiday to Ismailia.

Wednesday, May 25, 1932
G 2210
G 2210 A: Clearing of burial chamber I, salat, rakash, dubsh.

Tuesday, May 31, 1932
Day of rest.

Wednesday, June 1, 1932 - Friday, June 3, 1932
G 2210
G 2210 A: Clearing of burial chamber I, salat, rakash, dubsh.

Friday, June 3, 1932
AHMED MAHMUD ELNAHI out of hospital.

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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
    05/15/1932 through 06/03/1932
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British
  • Mentioned on page
    Ahmed Mahmud el-Nahi
    Hansmartin Handrick

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2210

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 3

Modern People

  • Ahmed Mahmud el-Nahi

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Brother of Atito Mahmud el-Nahi.
  • Hansmartin Handrick

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates British
    • Remarks Wheeler was a Lieutenant Commander in the Royal Navy according to George A. Reisner's, "A HIstory of the Giza Necropolis, Vol. I."