University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Steve Ferzacca

Frederica de Laguna and Her Reunion Under Mount Saint Elias

By: Steve Ferzacca

Anthropologist Frederica de Laguna (“Freddy”) began her anthropological career almost seven­ty years ago (Fig. 1). In 1930 she led an archaeological and ethnological reconnaissance of Prince William Sound and Cook Inlet in southern Alaska for the University of Pennsylvania Museum (Fig. 2). In fact, much of her research throughout the years was with the support […]