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Unearthing an ancient city

Image ID: 1630019

Unearthing an ancient city

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Image Title

:  Unearthing an ancient city

Creator

: Wide World Photos, Inc. -- Creator

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: Photograph : b&w ; 17.7 x 23.1 cm

Notes

: Printed on mount: "The University of Nebraska archaeology expedition which excavated an ancient city here in June 25th is convinced that their exploration place pre-Columbia American civilization back as much as forty centuries. The city is probably the largest prehistoric community which ever existed in North America. Workman here excavating its profiles are leaving narrow partitions to make profiles better."

Source

: Photographic views of the United States / Nebraska

Source Description

: 1329 photographs : b&w, dimensions

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy

Digital ID

: 1630019

Record ID

: 1760373

Digital Item Published

: 4-30-2008; updated 3-25-2011

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