Wendell Clark Bennett


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(1905–53) [Bi]

American archaeologist mainly working in Peru and Bolivia. He excavated a number of important sites, including Tiahuanaco (Bolivia) in 1932, the Viru Valley survey (Peru) in 1946–7, and Huari (Peru) in 1950. He also made major studies of Peruvian ceramics.


American Anthropologist, 56 (1954), 269–73

Subjects: Archaeology.

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