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Bienvenidos a La Selva – Whit Schroder

Mapping El Infiernito with a Total Station. Photo by Saul Ascencio

Every year, the Penn Museum provides support to Penn undergraduates and graduate students as they deepen their understanding of the human experience outside the Museum’s walls. Follow these blog posts from our intrepid young scholars as they report on the sights and sites that they encounter throughout their travels in the field. When we left […]

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Rainforest Reconnoitering

Drawing a defensive feature

Some of the most exciting archaeological fieldwork takes place during the survey phase of a project. Survey consists of various methods of covering a selected region to determine where concentrations of artifacts, features, and/or sites are present across the landscape. Survey usually makes up the preliminary phase of a project, which is why many of […]

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Native American Voices at the Penn Museum