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Diary Transcription:

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Saturday, June 4, 1932
G 2210
G 2210 A: Clearing of burial chamber I, sand, salat, rakash, dubsh.

Sunday, June 5, 1932
G 2210
G 2210 A: Clearing of burial chamber I, sand, salat, rakash, dubsh.

Monday, June 6, 1932
H. HANDRICK back from Ismailia.

Tuesday, June 7, 1932
Lieutenant Commander and Mrs. Wheeler on leave to Cyprus.

Wednesday, June 8, 1932
ALI HANI, DONGI left for QUFT
ABD EL KERIM left for ISMAILIA
Mohamedani photographs done in G 7000.

Thursday, June 9, 1932
Rebuilding camp gate and enlarging cement floor of southern terrace.

Friday, June 10, 1932
Rebuilding camp gate and enlarging cement floor of southern terrace.

Saturday, June 11, 1932
Rebuilding camp gate and enlarging cement floor of southern terrace.
W.S. Smith on leave to Crete, Athens and Italy.

Sunday, June 12, 1932
Plastering east face of office.

Monday, June 13, 1932
Finishing plastering of east face of office.

Tuesday, June 14, 1932
Day of rest.

Wednesday, June 15, 1932
Khalil Shakr and son dismissed (leave).

Thursday, June 16, 1932
Mrs. and Miss. Reisner left for Italy.
Salem [Salem Hassan] and son [Mohamed Salem], Stito and Ahmed Mahmud el Nahi, Ahmed Abdulla el Nagar, Mahmud Abd el Aziz and Abd el Gadr Mohamed to QUFT.

Friday, June 17, 1932

Saturday, June 18, 1932
Khalil Shakr came to work again.

Sunday, June 19, 1932

Monday, June 20, 1932
H. Handrick measured and drew G 2210 A chamber I, so that debris of pit can be put in.

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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
    06/04/1932 through 06/20/1932
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British
  • Mentioned on page
    Abd-el-Gadr Mohamed
    Abd-el-Kerim
    Ahmed Abdulla el-Nagar
    Ahmed Mahmud el-Nahi
    Ahmed el-Dongi
    Ali Hani
    Attito Mahmud el-Nahi
    Hansmartin Handrick
    Mahmud Abd-el-Aziz
    Miss Mary Reisner, American, 1902–1963
    Mohamed Salem
    Mohammedani Ibrahim
    Mrs. Mary Reisner, American
    Mrs. Noel F. Wheeler, British
    Noel F. Wheeler, British
    Salem Hassan (expedition cook)
    William Stevenson Smith, American, 1907–1969

Tombs and Monuments 2

Photos 1

People 18

Modern People

  • Abd-el-Gadr Mohamed

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
  • Abd-el-Kerim

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Expedition worker at Giza.
  • Ahmed Abdulla el-Nagar

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Guard at Giza (from Quft).
  • Ahmed Mahmud el-Nahi

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

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
  • Ali Hani

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Guard at Giza (from Quft).
  • Attito Mahmud el-Nahi

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

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
  • Mahmud Abd-el-Aziz

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Guard at Giza (from Quft).
  • Miss Mary Reisner

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1902–1963
    • Remarks Daughter of George and Mary Reisner
  • Mohamed Salem

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Son of Salem Hassan (Expedition cook).
  • Mohammedani Ibrahim

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Expedition photographer.
  • Mrs. Mary Reisner

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates American
    • Remarks Wife of Dr. George Reisner, mother of Miss Mary Reisner.
  • Mrs. Noel F. Wheeler

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

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • 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."
  • Salem Hassan (expedition cook)

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks Expedition cook. Father of Mohamed Salem.
  • William Stevenson Smith

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1907–1969
    • Remarks Egyptologist; Curator, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.