Mavor, James W. (James Watt), 1923-2006

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Naval architect; worked at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; became interested in archaeology and after 20 years retired and wrote about archaeostronomy, ancient history, and anthropology; of Woods Hole, Mass.

From the description of James W. Mavor, Jr., papers, 1500s-2002. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 424502011

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creatorOf Mavor, James W. (James Watt), 1923-2006. James W. Mavor, Jr., papers, 1500s-2002. Woods Hole Historical Collection
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associatedWith Gosnold, Bartholomew, d. 1607. person
associatedWith Verrazzano, Giovanni da, 1485-1528. person
associatedWith Woods Hole Historical Museum. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
New England
Cape Cod (Mass.)
Massachusetts--Woods Hole
America
Woods Hole (Mass.)
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Explorers
Indian astronomy
Indians of North America--Antiquities
Names, geographical
Archaeostronomy
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Archaeologists--Massachusetts--Woods Hole
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Birth 1923

Death 2006

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