See you in Dallas!

DallasI will be speaking on Theodore Davis at a program at Southern Methodist University jointly sponsored by the North Texas Chapter of the American Research Center in Egypt and the Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 13. Hope you can be there!

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A New Review

A new review of MILLIONAIRE AND THE MUMMIES has been posted by the Harn group; http://www.harngroup.wordpress.com/2015/12/11/book-review-the-millionaire-and-the-mummies/

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Lots about Charles Wilbour

An article about Charles Wilbour, who was a bigger crook than Theodore Davis and prominent later in Egyptology (with info that didn’t get in to “Millionaire and the Mummies”) is posted at http://www.academia.edu Look up john adams and you’ll get there!

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A NICE ESSAY ON DAVIS (and the book)

The quarterly journal The Appendix has published a nice essay on Millionaire and the Mummies: http://theappendix.net/issues/2014/1/in-king-tuts-shadow

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The Met, The Mistress and the Money

Popular Archaeology Magazine has published an article about Theodore Davis’s bequest to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and its complicated history.  http://popular-archaeology.com/issue/12012013/article/the-met-the-mistress-and-the-money

The article includes a number of photos not included in THE MILLIONAIRE AND THE MUMMIES.

You may have to register to see the article, but it is not necessary to pay them any money; just skip that step. 

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Millionaire and the Mummies in Newport Mercury

An article on The Millionaire and the Mummies has appeared in the Newport Mercury:       http://www.newportri.com/newportmercury/arts/mummy-dearest/article_f6f4d932-5a5e-527a-9788-f9047b2931e5.html

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Researching MILLIONAIRE AND THE MUMMIES

The American Research Center in Egypt has posted a piece on the sources used in finding out the details of Theodore Davis’s life:
http://www.arce.org/news/2013/08/u116/The-Millionaire-and-the-Mummies

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