University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Stephan F. DeBorhegyi

The Enduring Villages of Western Mexico

photo of all objects

By: Stephan F. DeBorhegyi

At the time of the Spanish Conquest, A.D. 1520-1535, the great American civilizations were those of the Pueblo in the United States Southwest; the Aztec in Mexico; the Maya in Yucatan, southern Mexico and Guatemala; and the Inca in Peru and Bolivia. These cultures had been preceded by earlier ones which we know about today […]