The Noontide Sun: The Field Notes and Unpublished Manuscripts of the Rev.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

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Summary

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 Also includes his unpublished manuscripts.

Subject

  • Bowers, Stephen
  • United States National Museum

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Notes

Master's thesis

Contained within

(Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

1982

Topic

  • Archaeology
  • Scientific expeditions
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Ethnology
  • Field Notes
  • National Collections
  • Clergy
  • Volunteers

Place

North America

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