Stuart, George.

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George Edwin Stuart is an archaeologist, collector, cartographer, writer, editor, administrator, and scholar of the ancient Maya. He received a BS in geology from the University of South Carolina (1956), an MA in anthropology from George Washington University (1970), and a PhD in anthroplogy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (1975). Stuart participated in archeological excavations in South Carolina and Georgia, 1952-1958. After 1958, he concentrated on the Maya and other Mesoamerican civilizations, conducting field work in the Yucatan and Quintina Roo, Mexico. From 1960 to 1998, Stuart worked at the National Geographic Society, serving as Vice President for Research and Exploration, Chair of the Society's Committee for Research and Exploration, and Senior Assistant Editor for National Geographic Magazine. In addition to authoring numerous books, articles, and research reports, Stuart lectured at George Washington University, Catholic University, and Duke University. In 1998, Stuart and his wife Melinda founded the Boundary End Archaeology Research Center (formerly the Center for Maya Research) in Barnardsville, N.C. As of 2006, the Center housed a library, antiquities, and other materials related to the ancient Maya and the archaeology of the southeastern United States.

From the description of George E. Stuart collection of archaeological and other materials, 1733-2006. WorldCat record id: 77516236

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associatedWith Allard, M. Latour. person
associatedWith Curtis, Drayton M. person
associatedWith Desmond, Lawrence Gustave, 1935- person
associatedWith Dupaix, Guillermo. person
associatedWith Greely, A. W. (Adolphus Washington), 1844-1935. person
associatedWith Halle, Louis Joseph, 1910- person
associatedWith Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945. person
associatedWith Jefferson Society of the University of Virginia. corporateBody
associatedWith Kidder, Alfred Vincent, 1885-1963. person
associatedWith Kilmartin, J. O. person
associatedWith Kingsborough, Edward King, Viscount, 1795-1837. person
associatedWith Law, Andrew, 1749-1821. person
associatedWith Law, William, 1751?-1854. person
associatedWith Le Plongeon, Alice D. (Alice Dixon), 1851-1910. person
associatedWith Le Plongeon, Augustus, 1826-1908. person
associatedWith Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles August), 1859-1924. person
associatedWith Prescott, William Hickling, 1796-1859. person
associatedWith Rogan, John P. person
associatedWith Squier, E. G. (Ephraim George), 1821-1888. person
associatedWith Stephens, John Lloyd, 1805-1852. person
associatedWith Stuart, George, 1831-1897. person
associatedWith Stuart, James. person
associatedWith Stuart, Margaret. person
correspondedWith Taylor, Robert person
associatedWith Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910. person
associatedWith University of Virginia corporateBody
associatedWith University of Virginia. Jefferson Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Waldeck, Frédéric de, 1766-1875. person
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United States
Petén Itzá, Lake (Guatemala)
Virginia--Lynchburg
Australia
Mérida (Mexico)
Arctic regions
Central America
Guatemala
Yucatán (Mexico : State)
Virginia
Virginia
Belize
North Carolina
South Carolina
Confederate States of America
Connecticut
Hartford (Conn.)
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Chichén Itzá Site (Mexico)
Oneida (N.Y.)
Tikal Site (Guatemala)
Lynchburg (Va.)
Virginia--Lynchburg
Lynchburg (Va.)
Camden (S.C.)
Mexico
Uxmal Site (Mexico)
Valleyfield (Tas.)
Campeche (Mexico : State)
North Carolina
Subject
Indians of Central America
Indians of Central America
Indians of Mexico
Indians of Mexico
Indians of North America
Indians of North America
International trade
Mayas
Mayas
Meeting
Musical notation
Printers
Singing schools
Theft
Topographical surveying
Weather
Musicians
Actions and defenses
Archaeologists
Archaeology
Baptists
Baptists
Bushrangers
Coaching (Transportation)
Commission merchants
Composers
Engineering
Explorers
Finance, Personal
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Birth 1955

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