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Notable Anthropologists & Archaeologists

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  • Lewis H. Morgan (1818 - 1881)
    Lewis Henry Morgan (November 21, 1818 – December 17, 1881) was an American ethnologist, anthropologist and writer. Nevertheless, his professional life was in the field of law. As an amateur sc...
  • Sir Herbert Hope Risley KCIE CSI (1851 - 1911)
    Sir Herbert Hope Risley KCIE CSI (4 January 1851 – 30 September 1911) was a British ethnographer and colonial administrator, a member of the Indian Civil Service who conducted extensive studie...
  • Robert Ballard
    Robert Duane Ballard (born June 30, 1942) is a former United States Navy officer and a professor of oceanography at the University of Rhode Island who is most noted for his work in underwater archaeo...
  • Robert Carr Bosanquet (1871 - 1935)
    Robert Carr Bosanquet (1871 – 1935) was a British archaeologist, operating in the Aegean and Britain and teaching at the University of Liverpool from 1906 to 1920 as the first holder of the Ch...
  • Sherwood L. Washburn (1911 - 2000)
    Sherwood Larned Washburn (November 26, 1911– April 16, 2000), nicknamed "Sherry", was an American physical anthropologist and pioneer in the field of primatology, opening it to the study of pr...

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