Pioneers to the Past: American Archaeologists in the Middle East, 1919-1920 All Ages Free

When: Wed., May 12, 12:15 p.m. 2010

A discussion, led by special exhibits coordinator Emily Teeter, on the Oriental Institute's ongoing show of the same name. The talk focuses in particular on the life of Jame Henry Breasted, whose three-month stay in Egypt enabled him to collect objects that would end up in the Oriental Institute and the Art Institute of Chicago.

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