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Diary Transcription: begin page 32
Tuesday, February 9, 1915 (continued)

Clearing sand and hard-packed pottery and limestone debris from top of mastaba 3020. In sand near south end a fragment of an inscribed limestone stela with part of a cartouche. G 16-17
Telegram from Fisher asking for main portion of Committee’s letter re Tanis, which was sent.
Telegram from Dr. Reisner with instructions re trouble with guards at Bersheh.
Cold, with strong southwest wind.
The Turks are retreating from the Canal.

End of page 32

Details

  • Classification
    Documentation-Expedition diary pages
  • Department
    University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology
  • Credit Line
    University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology
  • Display Page Dates
    Modern
  • Display Page Dates
    02/09/1915
  • Mentioned on page
    Clarence Stanley Fisher, American, 1876–1941
    George Andrew Reisner, American, 1867–1942
  • Author
    Mr. H. Lyman Story

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 3020

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Photos 1

People 3

Modern People

  • Clarence Stanley Fisher

    • Type Mentioned on page
    • Nationality & Dates American, 1876–1941
    • Remarks Archaeologist and architect. 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.
  • Mr. H. Lyman Story

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates
    • Remarks MFA