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Edwin Hamilton Davis

(1811—1888)


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(1811–88) [Bi]

American antiquary who, in collaboration with E. G. Squier, did much to describe and document the Ohio mounds and earthen enclosures. Davis was a physician living at Chillicothe, Ohio, who did his archaeology in his spare time.

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 American National Biography, 6, 185–6

Subjects: Archaeology.


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