The Noontide Sun: The Field Notes and Unpublished Manuscripts of the Rev. Stephen Bowers

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Includes background information on the Rev. Stephen Bowers, an amateur archeologist who excavated Chumash cemetaries for the Smithsonian in the 1870s and 1880s, and his work in the field. Also includes his unpublished manuscripts.


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  • United States National Museum


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