University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Since 1958, Expedition has been published as the members' magazine of the Penn Museum. Here you can find a complete online archive of nearly 2,000 articles published in Expedition up to last year. Special issues focus on themes, current excavations, research projects, or upcoming exhibitions. To explore the Museum's other digital content, visit The Digital Penn Museum.

Spotlight On: George Bass

George F. Bass spearheaded developments in the mapping, measuring, photographing, excavating, and conservation of underwater sites. Under Bass, the Institute of Nautical Archaeology continued the effort to excavate and interpret antiquities underwater.



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