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Field Exploration Committee
Date: 1918 - 1953
Remarks: Committtee formed at the New-York Historical Society in 1918 to excavate Native American sites and Revolutionary War campsites in New York City. Original members: William Louis Calver (1859-1940) Reginald Pelham Bolton (1856-1942) Edward Hagaman Hall (1858-1936) John Ward Dunsmore (1854-1945) Later members: Oscar Theodore Barck Sr. Charles H. Thurston Leonidas Westervelt Jeremiah Hunter Percy and Leslie Spier See Archaeology files (museum) and William Louis Calver Papers (library).