James W. Mavor, Jr., papers, 1500s-2002.

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James W. Mavor, Jr., papers, 1500s-2002.

Papers relating to Mavor's long-term research into American Indian archaeoastronomy, early explorers of New England, and the origin of the name "Woods Hole."

Rolled charts and drawings.

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Verrazzano, Giovanni ˜daœ 1485-1528

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Woods Hole Historical Museum

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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 ...

Gosnold, Bartholomew, -1607

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