Ghost of Theodore Davis?

Discovery Channel sends a crew to try and summon spirits of the dead from the ruins of Theodore’s mansion in Newport. The reply they think they got from Davis is not what they expected! I’m interviewed for the non-spooky parts of this podcast. You can get it on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/why-is-this-place-so-haunted/id1167130339?mt=2

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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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