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By: Alessandro Pezzati
In its 125-year history, the Penn Museum has sent out anthropological and archaeological expeditions throughout the world. Between 1895 and 1903, three young men affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania undertook several expeditions to the Far East. Their principal destination was the island of Borneo, to traverse the interior of the island and collect ethnological […]
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