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An Expedition to Central America
TitleAn Expedition to Central America
Publication TypeMagazine Article
Year of Publication1950
AuthorsJakeman, M. Wells
MagazineImprovement Era
Issue Number2
Pagination112-114, 144-147
Date PublishedFebruary 1950
KeywordsAncient America - Mesoamerica; Archaeology

Describes an archaeological expedition in January and February, 1948, to the Xicalongo Gulf Coast area of a district of western Campeche. Provides descriptions of the area’s flora and fauna, the hardships of the expedition, and findings of relatively new early “pre-classic” civilizations.