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We must collate and combine; ever the spade in one hand, the book in the other. -- John Kemble, The Archaeological Journal (1855)

Leading British Figures and Foreign Archeologists Who Made Presentations in the U.K.

  • Samuel Birch (1813-1885)
  • E.A. Wallis Budge (1857-1934)
  • Howard Carter (1874-1939)
  • Nathan Davis (1812-1882)
  • Arthur Evans (1851-1941)
  • ***Sir John Evans (1823-1908)
  • Jane Harrison (1850-1928)
  • John Mitchell Kemble (1807-1857)
  • Austen Henry Layard (1815-1894)
  • Margaret Murray (1863–1963)
  • Sir Charles Newton (bap. 1816-1894)
  • Thomas Joseph Pettigrew (1791-1865)
  • Flinders Petrie (1853-1942)
  • ***Hormuzd Rassam (1826-1910)
  • Henry Rawlinson (1810-1895)
  • ***Herbert Schliemann (1822-1890)
  • George Smith (1840-1876)
  • Eugénie Sellers Strong (1860-1943)

Other People Active in Archeology

  • ***Joseph Bonomi (1796-1878)
  • ***James Burton (1786-1862)
  • James Clarke (1798-1861)
  • George Somers Clarke (1841-1926)
  • ***Alexander Cunningham (1814-1893)
  • Maud Cunnington (1869-1951)
  • ***Amelia Edwards (1831-1892)
  • John Evans (1823-1908)
  • T.G. Godfrey-Fausset (1829-1877)
  • William Gowland (1842-1922)
  • Henry Hall (1873-1930)
  • Harry Longville Jones (1806-1870)
  • Maria Millington Lathbury (1856-1944)
  • William Loftus (1820-1858)
  • Sir John Lubbock (1834-1913)
  • John Marshall (1876-1958)
  • Margaret Alice Murray (1863-1963)
  • Hilda Petrie (1871-1957)
  • Reginald Steward Poole (1832-1895)
  • Annie Abernethie Pirie Quibell (1862-1927)
  • James Quibell (1867-1935)
  • Charles Roach Smith (1807-1890)
  • Thomas Wright (1810-1877)

Institutions

  • British Archaeological Association
  • Royal Archaeological Institute
  • Numismatic Society of London
  • ***Society of Antiquaries of London
  • Cambrian Archaeological Association
  • ***The Archaeological Survey of India
  • Egypt Exploration Fund
  • Egyptian Antiquities Service
  • Palestine Exploration Fund
  • British School of Archaeology in Egypt
  • Victorian Archaeological Journals

Sites, Excavations, Artifacts

  • Davis's excavations at Carthage
  • Flinders Petrie at Luxor, Abydos, and Amarna
  • Flinders Petrie and the Tomb of Amenemhet
  • Howard Carter and Tutankhamun's Tomb
  • Uruk
  • Nineveh
  • Babylon
  • The Hove Barrow
  • Charles Darwin at Stonehenge
  • The Epic of Gilgamesh
  • The Elgin Marbles and the British Museum
  • ***Hadrian's Wall: An Introduction
  • ***Northumbria, Cumbria, and Hadrian's Wall
  • ***The "Footprints of the Empire": the importance of Hadrian's Wall
  • ***Remains of the Roman theatre at St Albans, Hertfordshire (excavated 1847)
  • ***Qtub Minar, Mehrauli, Old Delhi
  • Archaeology in Victorian Literature and Popular Culture

    Archaeology in Victorian Visual Art

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    Last modified 13 May 2021