1881 in archaeology

The year 1881 in archaeology involved some significant events.

List of years in archaeology (table)
In science
1878
1879
1880
1881
1882
1883
1884

ExplorationsEdit

ExcavationsEdit

FindsEdit

PublicationsEdit

  • John Evans - The Ancient Bronze Implements, Weapons and Ornaments of Great Britain and Ireland.
  • H. A. Fletcher - "The archaeology of the west Cumberland iron trade". Transactions of the Cumberland & Westmorland Archaeological Society 5:5–21.
  • Possible earliest use of the term "Industrial archaeology" in the English language.[3]

Other eventsEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Olympia". britannica.com. Retrieved 24 May 2017.
  2. ^ Thompson, M. W. (1977). General Pitt-Rivers: evolution and archaeology in the nineteenth century. Bradford-on-Avon: Moonraker Press. p. 96. ISBN 0-239-00162-1.
  3. ^ Forest and Stream (New York) 1881-05-26 16:326; The Builder (London) 1881-08-06 41:164.
  4. ^ Briquelet, Kate (15 June 2014). "How Cleopatra's Needle got to Central Park". New York Post. Retrieved 24 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Hetty Goldman - Jewish Women's Archive". jwa.org. Retrieved 1 October 2017.
  6. ^ "Frances Stackhouse". discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk. Retrieved 26 May 2017.