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James Henry Breasted, 1865-1935
James Henry Breasted, 1865-1935

Founder of the Oriental Institute; Faculty member 1894-1935; Noted Egyptologist and intrepid leader of expeditionary projects; First professor of Egyptology in the US; First archaeologist elected to the National Academy of Sciences; Honored by the American Historical Association's annual James Henry Breasted Prize.

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Frank Bigelow Tarbell, 1853-1920
Frank Bigelow Tarbell, 1853-1920

Archaeologist, historian, and founder of Classical archaeology at UChicago; Professor of Classical Archaeology, 1893-1918 Director of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1888-1889

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Leslie Freeman, 1935-2012
Leslie Freeman, 1935-2012

Professor of Anthropology, 1965-2000; Renowned archaeologist of Paleolithic Spain; UChicago PhD

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James Henry Breasted, 1865-1935
James Henry Breasted, 1865-1935

Founder of the Oriental Institute; Faculty member 1894-1935; Noted Egyptologist and intrepid leader of expeditionary projects; First professor of Egyptology in the US; First archaeologist elected to the National Academy of Sciences; Honored by the American Historical Association's annual James Henry Breasted Prize.

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